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. 

Coming Events

This calendar is an overview of the continuing education offerings taught live by Mercy In Action College of Midwifery, or the conferences where Mercy In Action Staff are speaking.

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Robbie Davis-Floyd, PhD - The Challenge of Birthing Naturally in a Modern Culture

The Challenge of Birthing Naturally in a Modern Culture
by ~ Robbie Davis-Floyd, PhD

Robbie, a Senior Research Fellow in the department of  Anthropology at UT Austin, is a medical anthropologist specializing in birth. She has authored many books on childbirth and speaks internationally all over the world on how to improve birth outcomes.

Friday Sept. 30  7:00 - 9:00 pm  
Homewood Suites by Hilton,
7957 West Spectrum Way,  Boise

Sponsored by the Idaho Midwifery Council.