www.MercyInAction.org

3018 West Overland Road
Boise, ID, 83705

(208) 258-9251

Mercy in Action is a non-profit organization that focuses on the crisis in Maternal/Newborn/Child health care worldwide. A Midwifery School, as well as seminars and training retreats are held each year to prepare midwives, doctors, and nurses to meet the global shortage of skilled birth attendants, and to help primary health care workers prevent unnecessary child deaths. 

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Pharmacology for Midwives - Silver Springs, Maryland

This course worth 8 MEAC ACCREDITED CEU HOURS will discuss treatment of conditions requiring drug therapy in midwifery care as well as focus on all aspects of the select formulary of drugs to be used in midwifery care in Maryland-most of these are used by midwives in other states as well. In addition, we will take a fresh look at the side effects and dangers of drugs commonly used by pregnant and lactating women in America, and learn new best practice for protecting the health and safety of mothers and babies in the midwife’s care in out-of-hospital settings.  Skills needed to safely use drugs and inform women of choices will be reviewed.

There are limited spaces available, so please register as soon as possible! 

DATE & TIME:    October 9, 2016     8:00 am to 5:30 pm 

CONTACT:  Claudia Booker
email:  DCBirthinghands@aol.com    
phone:  202-236-1764

LOCATION:  The home of Erin Fulham, CNM, MAMAS
708 Ritchie Ave,  Silver Springs, Maryland 20910