Speaker Interviews 2022

We have an exciting line-up of speakers for our 2022 GOLD Midwifery Conference. We had a chance to sit down with some of the Speakers before the conference begins and learn a little bit more about them and what they will be presenting this year. Interviews will be posted as they become available. Enjoy!

Please note, these are NOT presentations and do not count towards educational hours

Speaker Interviews

Conference Main Speakers :  
ADHD & Pregnancy: What Midwives Need to Know
Alixandra Bacon & Dusty Chipura
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Perinatal Anxiety: Options for Screening, Treatment, and Support
Angel Montfort
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Defensive Charting for Community-Based Midwives
Augustine Colebrook
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Breech Waterbirth: Perspectives and Controversy (Keynote Presentation)
Barbara Harper & Charlotte Sanchez
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How Do You Respond to the Unusual? Case Studies of Uncommon Events in Birth
Bonnie Gruenberg
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Obstetric Violence and How Birth Professionals Can Help to Prevent, Identify, and Address It
Cristen Pascucci
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Exploring Paradigms Around Consent and Birth Trauma
Debby Gould
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Soft Tissues of the Pelvis and Their Impact on Birth
Fiona Hallinan
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Exploring Bias and Racism in Sexual and Reproductive Health Care in Remote Canada: A Collection of Stories
Heather Heinrichs
Improving the Outcomes for Women Who Develop Preeclampsia: What Can the Midwife Do?
Isabella Garti
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Burnout, Secondary Trauma, and Moral Injury in Perinatal Care Providers (Keynote Presentation)
Kathleen Kendall-Tackett
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Family Centred Midwifery Care in Practice
Dr. Kathryn Gutteridge
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Our Hands as Tools to Resolve Acute Breast Pain in the Early Postpartum Period
Maya Bolman
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Birth Trauma: A Somatic Approach to Prevention
Parijat Deshpande
Midwifery Care of Adolescent Pregnancies: Lessons From India
Priyanka Idicula