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Welcome to the MAWS 2015 Conference page!
"Clinical Excellence in Midwifery"

MAWS Spring Conference and Annual Meeting
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 8:00am-5:45pm
The Mountaineers Club - Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE • Seattle, WA 98115
Doors open at 7:30

Please join us for a fantastic after conference party with wine, Columbia City Bakery breads, cheese, treats and entertainment! Make sure to sign-up for this during your conference registration. Did you forget? No problem, just email Amanda at info@washingtonmidwives.org and we’ll get you registered.

speaker sLIDES:

Listening: The Best Skill for Clinical Excellence - Keynote from Dr. Benjamin Danielson

Best Treatment Practices for Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders - Heidi Koss, MA, LMHC

How Does PCOS Affect Lactation? - Kristina Chamberlain, CNM, ARNP, IBCLC

Laryngeal Mask Airway: Implications for Washington State Licensed Midwives - Jessica Edens, MSM Student

Midwifery Care for Early Pregnancy Loss: Optimizing Client-Centered Counseling and Management - Tara Cardinal, CNM, ARNP and Marnie Raelene, MSM Student

Marijuana in Pregnancy - Our Local Experiment - Martin Walker, MD

Hearing Loss from a Parent Perspective - Kristina Wendorf

Protection from Infection in Mothers and Infants: Updates for the Clinician - Helen Chu, MD

To Cool? Neonatal Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy and Therapeutic Hypothermia - Lauren Sacco DNP, ARNP, NNP-BC

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