Wednesday September 28, 2016 at 7:00 AM CDT
Saturday October 1, 2016 at 10:30 AM CDT

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Rossana Urbina 
Pregnancy Loss and Infant Death Alliance, PLIDA 

20th Biennial International Perinatal Bereavement Conference   “From Dawn to Dusk: Transformation in Perinatal Bereavement” 

We invite you to attend this one-of-a-kind event, specially designed to bring together professionals and parent advocates in a relaxed and communal setting. It is the only international conference devoted solely to the understanding of perinatal bereavement, meaning the death of a baby during pregnancy, at birth, or in the first weeks or months of life.
* This rate is only for FULL-TIME STUDENTS, in an ENTRY-LEVEL PROGRAM at the time of the conference (FALL SEMESTER 2016).

Please provide proof of  FULL-TIME STATUS in an  ENTRY-LEVEL PROGRAM for the FALL SEMESTER 2016 prior to registering. Please email documentation to Rossana Urbina at PLIDAUrbina@comcast.net to confirm eligibility.

Cancellation policy: Full refunds, less a $100 processing fee, are available only before August 30, 2016. If you are transferring your registration to a colleague, a $50 transfer fee applies. In order to receive a refund or transfer, you must notify conference management in writing by August 30, 2016 by emailing Rossana Urbina at PLIDAUrbina@comcast.net. If you do not cancel or transfer by this date, payment in full is still due, even if you do not attend the conference.

Continuing Education Credits Fee

We are pleased that the International Perinatal Bereavement Conference offers continuing education credit to numerous disciplines. Nurses, social workers, chaplains and physicians who want continuing education credit for attending  the conference will pay a fee of $25.00, payable at registration. The fee also applies to attendees from other disciplines who may wish to use the continuing education credit listed above.

Genetic Counselor CEUs: The National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) has authorized the Pregnancy Loss and Infant Death Alliance (PLIDA) to offer up to 2.15 CEUs or 21.50 Category 1 contact hours for the event: The 20th Biennial International Perinatal Bereavement Conference From Dawn to Dusk: Transformation in Perinatal Bereavement.  The American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) will accept CEUs earned at this program for the purposes of genetic counselor certification and recertification.

This Live activity, PLIDA 20th Biennial International Perinatal Bereavement Conference, with a beginning date of 09/28/2016, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to  20.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.




If you have any questions please contact Rossana Urbina at PLIDAUrbina@comcast.net


The registration form does not allow space for the full title of each session and the speaker's names.

Therefore, you may want to have the brochure handy as you consider which sessions to register for.


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