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Announcements

Join Our CAM Conference Program Committee

CAM is looking for members interested in participating in the CAM Conference Program Committee for the 2021 Virtual Conference, Knovember, to take place November 2-5, 2021.

20th Anniversary Message from our President

A short message from CAM President, Alix Bacon, celebrating the last 20 years of CAM, and looking forward to the next 20 years of midwifery.

National Action Plan to Eliminate Anti-Indigenous Racism

On January 27 & 28 2021, the Canadian Association of Midwives (CAM) was honoured to participate, along with the National Aboriginal Council of Midwives (NACM), at the Federal government’s dialogue to advance a national action plan to eliminate anti-Indigenous racism in Canadian healthcare.

Are you concerned about Coronavirus?

Discover key information on coronavirus for all health professionals and the public from The Public Health Agency of Canada.

CAM Responds to Closure of Clinic 554 in Fredericton, NB

The services provided by Clinic 554 in New Brunswick’s capital have been in jeopardy for several years due to the on-going refusal by the provincial government to pay for or reimburse patients for abortion services performed outside of hospitals – despite this being in violation of the Canada Health Act. We are deeply concerned and upset for families in the Atlantic region

CAM Responds to Midwifery Today’s Choice of Conference Venue with Openly Homophobic Policy

“We believe that all midwives and midwifery practices can and should provide an environment where every individual is welcomed and treated with dignity and respect. It is critical for midwives to honour and respect all people’s right to self-determination as well as their right to receive health care that is free from discrimination, transphobia, homophobia and prejudice. Women and women’s health care will not benefit by refusing to recognize or include the rights of others.”

CAM Cannabis Survey

CAM invites midwives and clients to take part in a research study about cannabis use during pregnancy and during breast/chestfeeding.