Event Calendar

Start planning your Midwifery Works 2019 Meeting experience. Please note that the schedule is subject to change. View descriptions of our Education Sessions & Workshops offered at Midwifery Works 2019!

Friday, October 25, 2019

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM ACNM’s Reducing Primary Cesareans Learning Collaborative Kickoff Meeting
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Foundation Meeting
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM MBN Welcome Reception with Exhibits

Saturday, October 26, 2019

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Education Session: Taking Midwifery to Scale in the United States: Implications for Service Directors from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Strong Start for Mothers and Newborns Initiative
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Education Session: Risky Business: Results of the 2018 US National Survey on Midwives and Liability
9:00 AM – 4:30 PM DOME Meeting
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Education Session: Building a Health Equity Strategy to Reduce Health Disparities in Birth Outcomes for Black Women Using Quality Perspective
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Coffee Break with Exhibitors
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Education Session: The Sky is the Limit: Building an Academic Enterprise in a College of Nursing through Clinical Practice, Research, Education & Service
1:00PM – 1:30 PM Dessert Break with Exhibitors
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Education Session: Implementing a Quality Management Program for a Midwifery Practice
2:45 PM – 3:45 PMEducation Session: Bylaws, Privileges, & Protocols: How to Change Your Hospital So Your Midwifery Practice Can Flourish
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Education Session: New Strategies to Develop Intercultural Competence
6:30 PM – 9:00 PM A.C.N.M. Foundation Fundraiser (“Krazy Karaoke: The Remix)

Sunday, October 27, 2019

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Education Session: Predictors of Birth Center Financial Sustainability in the United States
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Education Session: More than an Annual Event: Putting your Benchmarking Data to Work
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM ACNM Board Meeting
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM DOME Meeting
10:00 AM – 11:00 AMEducation Session: Mindful Midwifery in the Digital Age – Using Technology in our Quest for Resilience
11:00 AM – 11:30 AM Coffee Break with Exhibitors
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM Open Meeting Assignments
12:00 PM – 1:00 PMEducation Session: Organize a Conference to Gather, Learn, and Fund raise for Midwifery
1:00 PM – 1:30 PM Dessert Break with Exhibitors
1:30 PM – 2:30 PMEducation Session: Addressing Maternal Mortality and Racial Disparities in an Urban Health Care Setting
2:45 PM – 3:45 PM Education Session: The GW (George Washington) Midwifery Fellowship: A Unique Model of Interprofessional Education and Excellence
3:45 PM – 4:45 PM Education Session: Leading Change: Practical lessons from ACNM’s Reducing Primary Cesareans Learning Collaborative
4:45 PM – 5:00 PM Closing Remarks

Monday, October 28, 2019

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Workshop: Billing and Coding and Tools – Is There a Hole in Your Bucket? (full & half day offered)
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Workshop: Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME): Maximizing Educational Quality through the ACME Criteria
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM Workshop: Continuing on Your Leadership Journey:  Building on the Basics that you Already Know and Adding New Knowledge to Strengthen your Leadership Skills
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM ACNM Board Meeting
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM Coffee Break
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Workshop: Promoting Midwifery and Midwifery Services