Pricing options

Pay in full or in installments. Discounts offered for students, indigenous people, or people of color.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to the Madison Breech Conference!

  • 2

    Intro & Evidence

    • Conference introduction (Cynthia Caillagh, CPM) & Evidence on term breech since the Term Breech Trial (Rixa Freeze, PhD)

    • Test your learning

    • Session evaluation: Freeze Evidence on Term Breech

  • 3

    Women's experiences

    • Physiological distance (Jennifer Block)

    • Test your learning

    • Session evaluation: Jennifer Block

  • 4

    A human rights perspective

    • The human right to skilled obstetric care for physiological breech birth (Hermine Hayes-Klein, JD)

    • Test your learning

    • Session evaluation: Hermine Hayes-Klein

  • 5

    Instituting ethical breech birth

    • Instituting ethical breech birth (Emiliano Chavira, MD)

    • Test your learning

    • Session evaluation: Emiliano Chavira

  • 6

    Expanding hospital access

    • Community breech birth and expanding hospital access (Larry Leeman, MD, MPH)

    • Test your learning

    • Session evaluation: Larry Leeman

  • 7

    A rural OB's perspective

    • Rural breech birth (Dennis Hartung, MD)

    • Test your learning

    • Session evaluation: Dennis Hartung

  • 8

    Breech in Canada

    • Canada adopts breech from traditional midwives and Frankfurt (Betty-Anne Daviss, RM)

    • Test your learning

    • Session evaluation: Daviss Breech in Canada

  • 9

    Panel discussion on obstacles

    • Understanding the problem: obstacles to providing vaginal breech birth (panel discussion)

    • Session evaluation: Panel discussion on obstacles

  • 10

    Mechanisms & maneuvers

    • Breech maneuvers & mechanisms part I & II (Rixa Freeze, PhD)

    • Test your learning

    • Session evaluation: Freeze Maneuvers

  • 11

    Breech without forceps

    • Velocity & the myth that everyone needs to learn to do forceps to do breech (Betty-Anne Daviss, RM)

    • Test your learning

    • Session evaluation: Daviss Breech without forceps

  • 12

    Normal & abnormal breech

    • Normal breech birth (David Hayes, MD)

    • Abnormal breech birth (David Hayes, MD)

    • Test your learning

    • Session evaluation: Hayes Normal & abnormal breech

  • 13

    Breech simulations

    • Simulation instructions and checklist

    • Simulations with doll & pelvis, part 1

    • Simulations with doll & pelvis, part 2

    • Simulations with Sophie & Ivory

    • Simulations with Floriane

    • Las Vegas simulations

    • Hayes Clinical scenarios part 1

    • Hayes Clinical scenarios part 2

    • Hayes Clinical scenarios part 3

    • Madison simulations (main camera)

    • Madison simulations (Zoom feed)

    • Test your learning

    • Session evaluation: Simulations

  • 14

    Panel on solutions

    • Finding solutions: envisioning the future of vaginal breech birth (panel discussion)

    • Session evaluation: Panel on solutions

  • 15

    Fundal pressure

    • Bonus session: Fundal pressure (Betty-Anne Daviss, RM)

  • 16

    Evaluations & CEUs

    • Thank you!

    • Knowledge assessment: please answer without consulting outside sources

    • Course evaluation

    • More resources for you

Watch Intro Video

Video