The Wisconsin Association for Perinatal Care Annual Statewide Conference brings together statewide and national perinatal experts to discuss pertinent and emerging perinatal issues. Conference attendees will enjoy the benefits of learning from a multidisciplinary group of presenters and colleagues who share the common goal of healthy women, infants, and their families.
The purpose of the WAPC Annual Statewide Conference is to provide information about advances in perinatal care for all who have an interest in perinatal health.
Who Should Attend?
The educational content addresses the professional continuing education needs of those
- from low-volume birth hospitals to perinatal centers, inpatient and outpatient settings, and acute care and public health
- who pay for care
- who make decisions about the provision of care
- who monitor quality and outcomes
- Essentials. . . managing neonatal asphyxia, managing hypertension during pregnancy, promoting safe sleep policies, reducing maternal morbidity and mortality
- Innovations. . . providing neonatal palliative care, coordinating pre- and interconception care in medical homes, examining non-invasive prenatal testing
- Strategies. . . managing perinatal weight management, promoting births after 39 weeks, responding to emergency postpartum hemorrhage, feeding premature infants
- Challenges. . . managing the care of women affected by opioids, providing donor breast milk, providing effective mental health services for pregnant women, preparing for national health insurance changes
Access Conference Materials Online
All conference materials—speaker handouts, exhibitors, sponsors—will be posted on the Web site as they become available.
WAPC will continue to provide CDs of the conference materials for a nominal cost of $30. Registrants may purchase a CD when they register to attend the conference.
Registration is online. Follow the link to the registration page.