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International Day of the Midwife - King's College London

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Greenwood Lecture Theatre, Guy's Campus

55 Weston Street

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International Day of the Midwife 2017 embodies the true nature of midwifery, focusing on the theme: ‘Midwives, Mothers, Families’.

With 2017 bringing new challenges and opportunities for the midwifery profession, join us at King's to celebrate the midwives working together to improve care for countless mothers and families across the UK and further afield.

This popular annual event is run by the Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery.

Speakers include:

  • Clemmie Hooper, Midwife and author

  • Dr Jacqui Dunkley-Bent, Head of Maternity and Children’s Services at NHS England

  • Hibo Wardere, the Orchid Project and author of Cut: One Woman's Fight Against FGM in Britain Today

  • Julie Frohlich, Consultant Midwife at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

  • Clare Capito, Deputy Regional Maternity Lead (London)

  • Sinead Farrell, Midwife at Whittington Hospital

  • Lina Duncan – Birth India Mumbai Midwife

  • King's College London midwifery alumni

  • Mothers and families cared for by King's midwifery students

The day will include a selection of performances, stalls, competitions, and of course cake, to raise money for the Iolanthe Midwifery Trust and Maternity Worldwide charities. Plus contributions from Professor Jane Sandall, King's College London.

Book your free ticket today to secure your place at this special event.

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