Perinatal and Infant Loss Support

Perinatal and Infant Loss Support

The Perinatal Consortium for Educational Opportunities & the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses- Dayton Chapter presents:

Perinatal and Infant Loss Support

Fall Evening Event
Tuesday, November 7, 2023
Upper Valley Medical Center POB Rooms 1&2

3031 N County Road 25A
Troy, Ohio 45373


  • 5:30–6:00 pm: Registration, networking, and dinner
  • 6:00–7:00 pm: Program opening
  • 7:00-7:20 pm: Break (desserts)
  • 7:20-8:20 pm: Program ending
  • 8:20-8:30 pm: Closing (Door Prizes at 830pm☺)

Speaker: Kelly Gerken-Sufficient Grace Ministries


Training purpose and objectives:
This training equips nurses, chaplains, social workers, physicians, doulas, volunteers, and caregivers to implement a more
comprehensive family-centered approach to caring for families facing a perinatal loss or life-limiting diagnosis in pregnancy.
SGM Perinatal and Neonatal Loss Support Training

  • Recognize the bereaved parent’s perspective and the need for options and resources.
  • Describe the caregiver’s responsibility in helping to create a lasting, tangible memory for bereaved parents experiencing
    perinatal loss.
  • Apply companioning methods when forming a comprehensive family-centered perinatal loss support program in the hospital
    setting and beyond.
  • Prepare a collaborative, multi-faceted palliative care team plan for perinatal hospice patients.

Nursing Contact Hours: 2.0

This continuing professional development activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91) ONA # 2022-0000000670

Criteria for Successful Completion: Includes attendance at the entire event, and completion of the evaluation form
Financial Disclosure: No one with the ability to control content of this activity has a relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with an ineligible company

Program Fees: AWHONN/PCEO Members and students: $20 Non-Members: $30

Fee includes registration, Panera Box dinner, and contact hours. PCEO has graciously agreed to subsidize this event to support the nursing profession and their dedication to this important topic.
Registration: NO Walk-ins will be permitted. Substitutions allowed. No refunds.

Registration deadline is October 31st.  Register here