News and Events
Infant Mortality Collaborative Effort
ADPH is working on a collaborative effort, the Alabama Perinatal Excellence Collaborative (APEC), to lower infant mortality and improve maternal and infant health in Alabama. The March of Dimes has funded a smart phone app that provides obstetric providers with easy access to APEC guidelines at the point of care, as well as an app for patients, My Family Plan.
Regional Perinatal Advisory Council (RPAC) News and Events
For meeting dates and information from individual regions, visit Regions and Directors and choose the region you are interested in.
April 19, 2019
2019 BEST Spring Conference "7 Steps to Better Bama Babies"
Friday, April 19, 2019 at Grandview Medical Center, Birmingham, AL
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
May 15, 2019
Brookwood Baptist Medical Center hosts the Advanced Practice Update for the Lactation Consultant
Wednesday, May 15, 2019. 12:00 p.m. -5:15 p.m. at Cahaba Park Church, 4465 Old Overton Road, Birmingham, AL 35210
June 20, 2019
Newborn Pulse Oximetry Screening to Detect Critical Congenital Heart Defects
Satellite Conference and Live Webcast
Thursday, June 20, 2019,1:00-2:00 p.m. (Central Time) 2:00-3:00 p.m. (Eastern)
July 12, 2019
North Alabama Health Education Annual Workshop Agenda at Cullman Regional Medical Center
Wild About Education!
August 2, 2019
The office of Women's Health Advisory Committee is pleased to announce The Twelfth Annual Women's Health Update. The theme for this year is Innovations in Women's Health: A Focus on Technology. The event will be held on Friday, August 2, 2019, 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. at the Grandview Medical Center Auditorium in Birmingham, AL. Pre-registration is available through July 30. Onsite registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Learn more. We hope you can join us!
August 3, 2019
The Alabama Cooperative Extension will be hosting a free training for all types of child care providers on Saturday, August 3rd from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at the Montgomery County Extension Office. All providers from Montgomery County or any surrounding counties may attend. Visit SmartStartAlabama.org for more information.
August 23, 2019
Registration for the Alabama Baby Coalition's 2019 Infant Mortality Summit is now open.
8:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m. at the Goodwill Easterseals, 2440 Gordon Smith Drive in Mobile, AL 36617.
Agenda and registration information is now available!
September 5-6, 2019
Perinatal Mood Disorders: Components of Care
Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders Certificate Training
Huntsville Marriott at the Space & Rocket Center
5 Tranquility Base, Huntsville, Alabama 35805
Sign-in 8:00 a.m. / Training 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Registration Deadline: 8/28/2019 - Cost: $375.00
September 26-27, 2019
2019 Infant Mortality Reduction Summit, Prattville, AL
"Community Interventions Combatting Infant Mortality"
Learn more and register now!
Read more about the Alabama Infant Mortality Reduction Initiative and the 2018 Summit.
October 4, 2019
Huntsville Hospital for Women & Children presents the 2019 Annual Perinatal Conference: Let's Celebrate!
Friday, October 4,02019 from 8:00a.m.-5:00p.m. at the Ledges in Huntsville, Alabama.
Please see our brochure for more detailed information.
Page last updated: August 19, 2019