Advanced Studies Seminar, ‘Philosophy of Birth Network’ Launch Day

Advanced Studies Seminar, ‘Philosophy of Birth Network’ Launch Day
Philosophy of Birth Network’ Launch Day
University of Oxford/ Complutense University of Madrid, 5 July 2023, 10am-12.30pm UK time/ 11am-1.30pm CET.
Online and In-person

About the Event

We will introduce the Network, explore together the vision, and move towards this. This is a Network that exists together and exists for us. The process of exchange, dialogue, and discussion is not a means to an end but the very essence of our Network.

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Time Topics Speakers
10.00-10.30 Arrival and welcome to in-person participants
  MORNING SESSION: in-person and online
10:30 Chair intro (5 mins) Ashok Handa
10.35- Short talks
10:35-10.45 Talk 1 (10 min) ‘The Philosophy of Birth Network’ Stella Villarmea
10:45-11.00 Talk 2 (5 mins) ‘Challenges to respectful personalised care: what can you do?’ Brenda Kelly
11:00-11.10 Talk 3 (5 min) ‘Naming of parts: how should we talk about labour and birth in 2023’? Soo Downe
11:1011.15 Short break
11.15-12.15 Live & Unplugged Conversations(60 mins) All
12:15-12.25 Further steps (15 mins) Stella Villarmea/ Brenda Kelly
12.25-12.30 Closing remarks Ashok Handa
13.00-14.30 LUNCH
  AFTERNOON SESSION: in-person only
15:00-15.15 Moving forward (10 mins) Stella Villarmea
15:15-16.15 Group discussion, ideas & collaborations (50 mins) All
16:15-16.30 Closing remarks (15 mins) Soo Downe, Brenda Kelly, Stella Villarmea & Ashok Handa


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