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International Day of the Midwife - King's College London
Fri 5 May 2017, 09:00 – 16:30 BST
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.
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.