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New BAPM Framework published today on Lactation and Loss

26 May 2022

BAPM has today published the Framework for Practice ‘Lactation and Loss: Management of lactation following the death of a baby’. This framework is written for professionals working with parents and families to provide information and guidance in... Read more

New programme on congenital heart disease now available

12 May 2022

Health Education England elearning for healthcare (HEE elfh) has worked in partnership with the North West, North Wales and The Isle of Man Congenital Heart Disease Network to develop a new elearning programme on congenital heart disease.   An... Read more

PARTICIPANTS REQUIRED Women’s and Professional’s Experiences and Views of Current Fetal Monitoring and Continuous Fetal Monitoring

09 May 2022

Eleanor Godhard , a post-graduate student at The University of Manchester, is looking for professionals, obstetricians, and midwives, who have experience performing fetal monitoring techniques in the UK (Ultrasound, Doppler, CTG) She would like to... Read more

Abstract submissions are now open for BMFMS Conference 2022

09 May 2022

Abstract submissions are now open for this year’s annual conference which will be held on : 17th-18th November 2022 (Hybrid Conference Millennium Point, Birmingham, UK) Please see the link below to submit your... Read more

Sudden and Unexpected Postnatal Collapse: A BAPM Framework for Reducing Risk, Investigation and Management

05 May 2022

    BAPM has today published a new Framework for Practice on Sudden and Unexpected Postnatal Collapse. This Framework was produced in partnership with the Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch (HSIB).   The Framework provides guidance... Read more

MuM-PreDiCT's Online Surveys for a Core Outcome Set

05 May 2022

Are you a clinician looking after pregnant women with multiple long-term conditions? Could you take part or share MuM-PreDiCT's Online Surveys for a Core Outcome... Read more

NICE Obstetric Suite Guideline Committee, for the update of the NICE guideline on intrapartum care for healthy women and babies

03 May 2022

NICE Obstetric Suite Guideline Committee, for the update of the NICE guideline on intrapartum care for healthy women and babies The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is looking to recruit a committee member to be part of a... Read more

Global survey on the use of fetoscopic procedures for the treatment of TTTS, CDH and MMC

27 Apr 2022

As part of a bachelor's thesis, a global analysis of the number of fetoscopic procedures performed in various international centres and countries is being carried out at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts in Switzerland. The aim is... Read more

New sessions added to the Caldicott Guardian elearning programme

14 Apr 2022

Health Education England elearning for healthcare (HEE elfh) has worked in partnership with the National Data Guardian for health and social care and the UK Caldicott Guardian Council to develop 2 new sessions within the Caldicott Guardian elearning... Read more

Webinar: Montgomery and Consent: Where Are We Now?

14 Apr 2022

The MASIC Foundation are holding a multidisciplinary webinar on Thursday 21st April 2022 12:30 - 14:30 hours, organised by with leading speakers, reflecting the diverse professional roles required to co-ordinate and deliver effective evidence based... Read more

Obstetrician needed for to join our quality standards advisory committee (QSAC) to develop the Antenatal care (update)

12 Apr 2022

NICE are looking for experts to join their quality standards advisory committee (QSAC) to develop the Antenatal care (update). They need an obstetrician. Information on the post is available on the NICE website, please follow this link for... Read more

BMFMS/Wellbeing of Women Entry Level Scholarship

11 Apr 2022

We are partnering with Wellbeing of Women to jointly fund an Entry Level Scholarship! This offers up to £20,000 for a research project aimed at improving maternal and fetal health. Deadline for applicants is 30 June! For more information... Read more

Recruitment to the NICE advisory committee for Antenatal care (update) QS 2022

29 Mar 2022

NICE are looking for experts to join their quality standards advisory committee (QSAC) to develop the Antenatal care (update) QS 2022. They need people with a professional or practitioner background in the topic in the following... Read more

Vacancy on BMFMS committee

23 Mar 2022

There is now a vacancy available on the BMFMS committee for the position of Hon Secretary. Please note that our current Hon Secretary, Emma Ferriman will be standing and has been proposed by Katie Morris (BMFMS President) and seconded by Fionnuala... Read more

Trainee vacancy on BMFMS committee

21 Mar 2022

There is now a trainee vacancy available on the BMFMS Committee. We plan to hold the election soon. You can download a nomination form  which needs to be completed; with the correct number of supporting members signatures and returned with a... Read more

Advisory Committee on Clinical Impact Awards

21 Mar 2022

The Advisory Committee on Clinical Impact Awards has announced that the application window for the 2022 awards round will open on Wednesday 27 April 2022 and close on Wednesday 22 June 2022. Please see the following link for further... Read more

BMFMS Annual Conference 2022 

18 Mar 2022

BMFMS Annual Conference 2022 - Save the day! Dates: 17th-18th November 2022 Hybrid Conference Millenium Point, Birmingham, UK Read more

25th  Anniversary Celebration

16 Mar 2022

BMFMS is holding a 25th  Anniversary Celebration on 17th June 2022, 10am to 5pm (followed by a drinks reception)  in Nottingham. The celebration will be in-person and also virtual. Please see programme here Attendance at this event is free.... Read more

Trisomy 18 survey

11 Mar 2022

The Fetal Medicine Team in Liverpool Women’s Hospital are exploring counselling and care provided for women whose fetuses have diagnosed Trisomy 18. Trisomy 18 is the second most common aneuploidy and has a poor prognosis. However, there is no... Read more

ACCEA/ACCIA - Join their scoring panels to help reward outstanding National clinical impact in the NHS

10 Mar 2022

The Clinical Excellence Awards are becoming the National Clinical Impact Awards to reflect the change in emphasis in their reforms. They would greatly appreciate your help to recognise, retain and reward the highest performing consultant doctors,... Read more