August 26-29, 2021
MANA and CBJ Members receive a $50 discount on conference registration!*
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CBJ & Midwives Alliance of North America have joined forces to bring you a retreat/ conference to remember!
Join us on Sand Island at Camp Canaan in Rock Hill, SC for 4 days of learning and sharing the traditions of Midwifery all while embracing the transformations we will experience.
Traditions and Transformations
Pre-Conference Add-Ons include:
8/26 Tina Braimah, CNM: 1/2 day pre-conference workshop. "The Midwife's Apothecary: Essential Herbs for Pregnancy and Postpartum"
Karen Strange, CPM, AAP/NRP: Offering 3 pre-conference options- 8/26 NRP certification (Initial certifications and renewals) 8/26 NRP Refresher (for those who are not up for renewal yet, but have a valid NRP card) 8/27 Community Birth Worker Emergency Skills (ideal for doulas, lactation consultants, parents, etc- NRP not required)
8/27 Christine Strothers, CPM: 1/2 day IV pre-conference workshop
8/27 Erin Graham, CNM: 1/2 day Suturing pre-conference workshop
Conference Speakers Include:
MANA President Sarita Bennett, DO, CPM: Interpreting Lab Results
MANA Vice President Tomasina Oliver, CPM: Traditional Black Midwifery
MANA Director of Events Lori Gibson, CPM, LM, MBC: Peer review
Becky Bagley, CNM: Delivering Bad News
Dr. Susan Alberto: Pharmaceuticals in OOH settings
Karen Strange, CPM, AAP/NRP: Effective Teamwork
And more to come!
As always, we will have kayaking on Thursday afternoon as an optional pre-conference activity, low country boil dinner by the pool on Friday night as a welcome to the conference and more fun activities throughout the weekend.
* Cannot receive $50 discount for both MANA and CBJ membership, discount does not apply to pre-conference add-ons.
CEUs will be applied for and available for purchase at the conference.
Conference registration will end on 08/12/2021.