Midwifery Today Conference
Eugene/Springfield, Oregon • March 30 – April 3, 2011
“Gentle Birth Is a Human Rights Issue”
Eugene Daily News—June 28, 2011:
Conference Brings Global Leaders in Midwifery to Eugene
On March 30th, women and men from across the globe gathered here in Eugene; birth professionals from diverse backgrounds assembled with some of the world’s foremost midwifery leaders to share with each other, inspire each other in the work that they do. International attendance was especially high this year: several midwives came from Puerto Rico, four attended from Ghana, two hailed from Uganda, and two midwives ventured from Oman. Five full days of presentations, skill workshops and roundtable discussions brought over 300 attendees to Eugene.
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