Design of Loving Birth Environments

Welcome to GynZone Live: Birth Solutions
A series of live webinars will replace our annual interdisciplinary conference. We look forward to presenting clinical tips, expert knowledge, great ideas, and products that we find useful for creating a safe and loving birth environment.

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Upcoming Webinars

Intact cord

Stabilisation of the newborn.
Evidence and implementation in a norwegian hospital setting

Speaker:
Midwife MSc Elisabeth Sæther


Mar 4th, 2021. Sign up here:
English presentation, 12-13 PM CET

Norwegian presentation, 10-11 AM CET

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Stillbirths

At Aarhus University Hospital a small unit for perinatal loss was initiated in 2011. The Unit is shielded from the labor- and maternity wards with crying babies and pregnant women.

Speaker:
Midwife PhD Dorte Hvidtjørn

Mar 19th, 2021. Sign up here:
English presentation, 12-13 PM CET

Danish presentation, 10-11 AM CET

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The importance of light

Light in the delivery room. About midwives' experience and use of light during births.

Speaker:
Anthropologist and PhD student
Stine Louring Nielsen

Mar 29th, 2021. Sign up here:
English presentation 12:00 PM CET
Danish presentation 10:00 AM CET

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Obstetric interventions

Do sensory rooms affect the birth?
Experiences and research from Hillerød Hospital in Denmark.

Speakers:
Doctor Tine Wrønding
and Midwife Gitte Ulriksen. Live session was Feb. 25th, 2021
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How to design a reassuring sensory birth room

Increasing the feeling of safety and well-being for patients, relatives and staff.
Speaker: Eva Wennerwald, CEO of Wavecare.

Live session was Feb. 11th, 2021
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Sensory birth rooms

How midwives experience working in sensory birth rooms and how it affects their work environment - both physically and mentally.
Speaker: Maj-Britt Schulze Romme, Midwife

Live session was Feb. 10th, 2021
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Psychological trauma

Psychological importance and impact of staff behaviour. How can birth professionals help to improve and strengthen the mother-child relation and minimize psychological trauma in birth?
Speaker: Henrik Dybvad Larsen, Psychologist

Live session was Feb 8th, 2021
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Home births

When parents design their birth environment. Home birth midwife Anne Mette Tonning shares her experiences from working in other people's homes.

Live session was Feb. 5th, 2021
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Birth- and workplaces

Four decades of birthplaces and workplaces in Denmark. Developing the framework we offer to the families giving birth.
Speaker: Lillian Bondo

Live session was Feb. 2nd, 2021
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Hypnosis - an overlooked tool

Studies show that including hypnosis in the antenatal training can contribute to an improved birth experience with less pain, reduce interventions, and perhaps even improve Apgar scores.
Speaker: Anna Knakkergaard

Live session was Jan. 27th, 2021
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Sustainable birth environments

For 2 years, midwives in Viborg has worked to create sustainable, homely, and calming birth environments.
Speakers: Head Midwife Katrine Corfitz Kildedal and colleagues Sandra T. Dahl and Kirsten Nordby.

Live session was Jan. 11th, 2021
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Lighting for Birth

Active use of light can support the different phases and needs in birth and improve staff working conditions. Experiences from Kolding Hospital. Speaker: Ane Eskildsen from Chromaviso

Live session was Jan. 14th, 2021
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Gas and air in vaginal birth

Effects, correct use, and how to minimise emission in our work environment.
Speaker: Eva Sommer from Linde Gas

The live session was Jan. 20th, 2021
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