Daily schedule

 

Day 1: 29th November 2018

Introduction to waterbirth

 

9:15 – 10:00:  Registration

10:00- 10:15: Prof. Dr. Katalin Varga: Welcome speech

10:15-11:00: The brief history of waterbirth

11:00-11:30: Birth into Being, movie of Barbara Harper

11:30-14:00 Lunch break

14:00-15:30: Why does a bath work so well? A physiology review 1.

15:30-16:00: Break

16:00-17:30: Why does a bath work so well? A physiology review 2.
            Questions and Answers   

Day 2: 30th November 2018 

Birth in water – Integrating into maternity care

10:11:30: Complexities of waterbirth, – normal birth, infection, augmentation-induction, partners in the pool, VBAC and similar issues 1.

11:30-14:00: Lunch break

14:00-15:30: Complexities of waterbirth – normal birth, infection, augmentation-induction, partners in the pool, VBAC and similar issues 2.

15:30-16:00: Break

16:00-17:30: Complexities of waterbirth – normal birth, infection, augmentation-induction, partners in the pool, VBAC and similar issues 3.  Questions and Answers

 

Day 3: 1st December 2018

The baby and the water

10:00-11:30: Second stage, third stage in water, cord clamping, the baby arriving in water

11:30-14:00: Lunch break

14:00-15 30: Anticipating and preventing complications. Contraindications of waterbirth

15:30-16:00: Break

16:00-17:00: Questions and Answers; Closing