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Stillbirth Summit 2017!

June 21-23, 2017

Embassy Suites * 2800 American Blvd West * Bloomington, MN 55431
Pre-Conference – June 21, 2017 8am – 4pm
Stillbirth Summit – June 21, 2017 5pm – June 23, 2017 5pm

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Plan now to join dedicated researchers, health professionals, stillbirth families, stillbirth advocates and concerned individuals as we gather for the 3rd Stillbirth Summit.

The Star Legacy Foundation Stillbirth Summit 2017 is a major educational and networking event expected to draw more than 300 interdisciplinary professionals, advocates and families. Presenters will share innovative research in stillbirth prevention and perinatal bereavement.

Day 1 of this 3 day conference consists of practical applications of contemporary evidence provides an agenda of practical skills and information with separate tracks for 1) nursing, allied health & bereavement advocates and 2) physicians & midwives and 3) families, friends.

The final two days of this conference includes round table presentations on current scientific research evidence in the identification of stillbirth risk factors and management strategies. Researchers, clinicians and others have been invited to share successes, experiences, and research with a varied, inter-disciplinary audience.

The audience for the Stillbirth Summit 2017 will include physicians, midwives, nurses, social workers, therapists, clergy, and diagnostic sonographers, researchers, program administrators, parents and parent advocates, families, and policy experts.

Can I get Continuing Education Credit for attending?

Absolutely, applications for continuing education credit will be submitted for appropriate health professional audiences.

What does registration cost?

Pre-Conference Workshop AND Stillbirth Summit

  • Physicians – $550.00
  • Allied Health – $350.00
  • Families, Friends, Advocates & Interested Individuals – $175.00

Pre-Conference Workshop Only 

  • Physicians – $150.00
  • Allied Health – $100.00
  • Families, Friends, Advocates & Interested Individuals – $50.00

Stillbirth Summit Only

  • Physicians – $450.00
  • Allied Health – $300.00
  • Families, Advocates & Interested Individuals – $150.00

What does the registration include?

Each registration includes conference materials,continuing education credits (physicians and allied health), break refreshments and lunch on each day. In addition, the opening reception and hors d’oeuvres and keynote speaker on Wednesday evening is included.

Hot, cooked to order breakfast and evening cocktails are complimentary for hotel guests.

How about parking?

Hotel parking is free! In addition, the hotel offers complimentary shuttle service to/from the airport as well as the Mall of America and the closest light rail station.

I’m a parent, will I benefit from attending the Summit?

YES! Not only will you benefit from the presentations, you will also have the opportunity to meet other families who completely understand your journey. And, you will have the opportunity to meet and visit with the most dedicated researchers from across the world.

Contact us if you have any other questions!

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