RCM Annual Conference

ABOUT RCM ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2018

Registration is open for the 2018 RCM annual conference and exhibition. To be held on 4-5 October 2018 at Manchester Central the conference is FREE to attend for all RCM members. 

Expect:

  • A packed two-day conference including a dedicated strand for student midwives
  • Presentations from the RCM chief executive and RCM president
  • An opportunity to debate the big issues affecting contemporary midwifery care

 

  • A lively, formula-free exhibition featuring over 60 companies, organisations and stakeholders
  • The opportunity to earn 16 hours towards your 20 hours required for revalidation
  • Sessions on topics including, multidisciplinary teamworking; perinatal mental health; challenging inequality, sexism and discrimination; leadership at every level; stillbirth and systems design and patient safety
  • A new, larger conference at our central venue in Manchester – making it easy for all four UK countries and more RCM members to attend
  • Networking and learning opportunities with 3,500+ delegates

ABSTRACTS

Hear from fellow midwives speaking about the topics most relevant to you.

The abstract programme has been announced – please click here to view.

Three key abstract themes; Safety, Partnership and Leadership

These themes cover key issues within contemporary maternity care and relate to – who we deliver the service for; the importance of good leadership of the profession and vision for what we can achieve; the need to care for staff; the fundamentals of what counts as a ‘safe’ service and the need to hear women’s voices.

A 'MUST-ATTEND' EVENT

Hear from leading speakers on the hot topics in midwifery care

Be inspired and challenge your assumptions and question politicians and policy makers on the topics important to you. Our conference programme has been announced. With new speakers being added to the programme regularly, keep checking back for updates.

Please note places are limited due to capacity at the venue.

WHY ATTEND?

THE MULTI-AWARD WINNING CONFERENCE IS DESIGNED AND RUN BY THOSE WHO DELIVER MATERNITY CARE.

Attending conference is a unique opportunity to reflect, learn lessons and prepare for the way ahead. Unite with more than 3500 midwives, managers, students, educators, researchers and MSWs with a common purpose.

Exhibition and sponsorship

MEET LEADING ORGANISATIONS AT THE LIVELY CONFERENCE EXHIBITION

The RCM Annual Conference features a large exhibition in which suppliers showcase their latest products and services. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor or exhibitor at RCM Annual Conference. Please contact a member of our team.

Contact: Ben Nelmes
Email:
Sales@rcmconference.org.uk