Schedule

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Please Note: Schedule is subject to change and all posted times are in Central Daylight Time. **Ticketed Event. *Invite Only.

Thursday, September 30, 2021

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM LEAD Leadership Development Program: Learn Engage Ascend Deliver
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM A.C.N.M. Foundation Room*
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM MBN Welcome Reception with Exhibits

Friday, October 1, 2021

7:00 AM – 5:00 PM Registration/Exhibitors
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM A.C.N.M Foundation Room*
8:00 AM – 4:30 PMDOME Meeting
8:00 AM – 8:15 AM President’s Welcome
8:15 AM – 9:15 AMEducation Session: Practical Considerations and the Lived Experience of Integrating CPM, CM and CNM Credentials Under One Practice
9:00 AM – 1:00 PMACNM Board Meeting*
9:15 AM – 10:15 AMEducation Session: Assessing Quality in Midwifery Care: Why it Matters and How to Do it
10:15 AM – 11:00 AM Coffee Break with Exhibitors
11:00 AM – 12:00 PMEducation Session: The Agony and the Ecstasy: Successful Onboarding and Retention of New Graduate Midwives
12:00 PM – 1:30 PMLunch – Sponsored Symposium by Medicem
1:30 PM – 2:30 PMEducation Session: Midwifery Paradox in the US: Nurturing Others but Not Always Each Other
2:00 PM – 5:00 PMFinance & Audit Committee Meeting*
2:30 PM – 3:00 PMCoffee Break with Exhibitors
3:00 PM – 4:00 PMEducation Session: Accurately Determining a Fee Schedule – Charging What
4:00 PM – 5:00 PMEducation Session: Shift Consulting and Midwives of Color Committee Present: Affiliate Anti-Racism Toolkit
5:00 PM – 7:30 PMDinner Break (Participants will need to arrange their own dinner)
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Rock & Soul Mask Making Competition – A.C.N.M Foundation Fundraiser**

Saturday, October 2, 2021

7:00 AM – 5:15 PM Registration/Exhibitors
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Education Session: The Anatomy of a Difficult Conversation: How YOU can survive (and thrive) through the hard stuff!
9:00 AM – 1:00 PMACNM Board Meeting
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Education Session: Data Collection and Reporting for Midwives: Making Your Numbers Work for You
9:00 AM – 12:00 PMDOME Breakout
10:00 AM – 10:30 AMCoffee Break with Exhibitors
10:30 AM – 11:30 AMEducation Session: Employment Trends: Increasing the Value of US Midwives
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Education Session: Round Table Topics
12:30 PM – 1:30 PMLunch
1:30 PM – 2:30 PMEducation Session: TBD
2:45 PM – 3:45 PMEducation Session: Schedules and FTEs: The Engine That Drives the Practice
3:45 PM – 4:45 PMEducation Session: Daring Leadership for Midwives
4:45 PM – 4:50 PMThank You For Attending from ACNM CEO
4:50 PM – 5:15 PMSnack Break with Exhibitors
5:15 PM – 6:00 PMTown Hall
6:00 PM – 7:00PM
7:00 PM – 8:00PM
Group 1 – Reception & Tours at CHOICES – Memphis Center for Reproductive Health
Group 2 – Reception & Tours at CHOICES – Memphis Center for Reproductive Health

Sunday, October 3, 2021

7:00 AM – 8:00 AM Coffee Break with Exhibitors
8:00 AM – 5:00 PMWorkshop: Leading a Midwifery Practice: How and Why
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM Workshop: Reframing I: Seeing our Blind Spots in Delivering Respectful Care
8:00 AM – 12:00 PMWorkshop: Leading Change and Quality Improvement: Lessons Learned from ACNM’s Reducing Primary Cesarean Project
9:00 AM – 5:00 PMA.C.N.M Board Meeting
1:00 PM – 5:00 PMWorkshop: Reframing II: A High-fidelity Low-tech Home Birth Clinical Simulation Experience**
8:00 AM – 5:00 PMWorkshop: Leading a Midwifery Practice: How and Why**