You are invited to attend the Utah Doula Association’s Annual Conference

Better Together!

Building Bridges Within the Birth Community

May 3rd & 4th, 2019
Wasatch Retreat & Conference Center
75 South 200 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

This year’s conference will be celebrating our unity as a birth community and help us discover how we can better serve our clients when we we work together, with Keynote speaker Courtney Eversen.

Snacks will be provided Friday night. Meals and snacks will be provided on Saturday. Menu coming shortly!

Buy your ticket today! Prices go up at the door.


Friday, May 3rd, 2019 (Dinner Included) 5:15-9:00 p.m.

5:15- Dinner
6:30 – Opening and Introductions, Robynne Carter
6:45- Courtney L. Everson, PhD, -Inequities in the U.S. Birthing Landscape: Understanding Difference, Power & Discrimination.
7:45- Break
8:00- Return to Workshop
9:00- Conclude/Evaluations (2 CE credits)

Saturday, May 4th, 2019

8:15- Check In/ Registration Opens/ Continental Breakfast8:45- Opening and Introductions, Angie Rosier, MC
9:00- Courtney L. Everson, PhD -Rebirthing Doula Care: A Call to Action for Utah Doulas
10:00- Erin A. S. Clark, MFM Associate Professor & Division Director UUMC, MFM, -Building Bridges: The Utah Out of Hospital Birth Collaborative
11:00- Break
11:15- Dr. Brett Einerson, Assistant Professor Division of MFM, UUMC, MD, MPH, -“ARRIVE” Study (Teleconferencing from Nashville ACOG)
12:15- Utah Doula Association, Provider of the Year AWARD
12:30- Lunch
1:30- Andrea Lythgoe, BS,LCCE, -Introduction to Research Studies
2:30- Charlene Bosworth – Search Engine Optimization
3:30- Break
3:45- Shannon Shepherd, – Newest Findings Regarding Placenta Encapsulation
4:30- Kristi Ridd-Young, UDA Founder, Midwives College of Utah, President, ICCE, CD(DONA), – How to Keep Talking When the Stakes are High and Emotions Run Deep
5:30- Conclude/Evaluations (6.75 CE Credits)

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