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Good Practice of Care for Women with Mental Health Conditions during Pregna...
Fri 23 June 2017, 09:00 – 17:00 BST
This Conference is a wonderful opportunity to enrich your knowledge in Perinatal Mental Health (PMH) conditions, share your work (through Oral and Poster presentations) and also to raise funds for the PANDAS (UK) Foundation Charity. Profits from the ticket sales would be donated to the Charity.
The Study Day includes lectures by the experts on the following:
- Overview of mental health problems in the perinatal period.
- Effects of maternal mental health conditions on fetus and pregnancy outcomes.
- Interventions to mitigate risks and Care Planning in pregnancy.
- Principles of using the medication in the pregnancy and breastfeeding.
- Tocophobia and traumatic birth.
Prof Vivette Glover Professor of Perinatal Psychobiology, Imperial College London
Clair Rees Senior Parliamentary Researcher and Executive Director PIP UK
Dr Beckie Lang National Perinatal Mental Health project Manager for National Childbirth Trust (NCT)
Miss Leila Frodsham Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist with expertise in Psychosomatic Medicine, Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Dr Rina Gupta Consultant Perinatal Psychiatrist, Rainbow Mother & Baby Unit, Chelmsford
Dr Chrishanthy Jayarajah Perinatal Psychiatrist
Gill Martin Specialist Health Visitor Perinatal and Infant Mental Health working in St Georges Foundation NHS Trust
Oral and Poster presentation
Abstracts (Max 250 words) are invited (Deadline: 30th May 2017) on any work on Perinatal Mental Health.
Selected abstracts would be invited for Oral/Poster presentations.
The abstract submission is now open.
Please find the guidance for abstract submission under the FAQ below.
Who should attend?
This is suitable for Obstetricians, Midwives, GP, Health visitors, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Psychotherapist, Social Workers, Nurses, Early Year practitioners, Doulas, Peer Support workers and Medical/ Midwifery/ Nursing Students or anyone interested in Maternal Mental health.
Accommodation available on discounted price for the delegates at the International Hotel, Wembley, London HA9 0NH
Attractive packages are available for sponsorship. For further information, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Limited Free Parking is available at the venue (first come, first served basis). There are many paid Parking options available nearby.
The hotel is well-connected with London Underground and other transport links.
How can I contact the organiser with any questions?
For any query, please contact the organiser through email: email@example.com
What's the refund policy?
A cancellation charge of £20 per ticket would be applicable on or before 22nd May 2017. No refund would be available for cancellation on or after 23rd May 2017.
What are the specific instructions for the abstract?
1. All abstracts must be submitted via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
2. Abstracts are invited for possible Oral or Poster presentation
3. The maximum word limit for the abstracts is 250 words.
4. There is no limit on the number of abstracts each person may submit
5. All submissions must include:
- Name of all listed authors
- Name of the organisation/s
- Contact details of the first author
- Contact details of the presenting author
6. Abstracts should not include references.
7. Submissions will be considered solely on the information provided.
8. The decision of the reviewers' is final and the Conference organiser is unable to respond to the further enquiries once a decision has been made.
9. If successful, in order to confirm acceptance, the presenting author must register and pay to attend the Conference by 6 pm on 22nd June 2017.
Should confirmation not be received by this date, the organiser reserves the right to remove your submission from the programme.
10. The last date for the submission of the abstracts is 30th May 2017.
11. The authors will be notified of the outcome by 10th June 2017.