November 27, 2018 OBAA Co-President, Dr. Emilie Salomons is joined by OBAA Board Advisor Sarah Budd, a midwife and acupuncturist in the UK and OBAA Research Advisor Dr Debra Betts a lecturer, researcher and author of the book “The Essential Guide to Acupuncture in Pregnancy & Childbirth”. Together they will cover the important aspects of… Continue reading Roundtable Discussion: Dealing with Adverse Events from the Midwifery and Acupuncture Perspectives
October 13th & 14th, 2018 The OBAA will proudly host a two-day seminar in Dublin, Ireland with Board Advisor Sarah Budd, where she will cover the following topics: - Research in Acupuncture for Obstetrics - Red Flags - Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG) - Breech Presentation - Labour Preparation - Anxiety and Depression Carlton Hotel Dublin Airport… Continue reading Sarah Budd – two-day lecture on obstetrical acupuncture (Dublin, Ireland) OBAA Event (member discount available)
June 14, 2018 This OBAA Roundtable offers a chance to discuss ways to improve your success treating back pain in pregnancy. We will cover acupuncture points, cupping and contraindications with author and international speaker, Debra Betts, as well as discuss the causes of back pain from a structural perspective, as well as exercises and postural… Continue reading Roundtable Discussion: Top tips for Acupuncturists treating back pain in pregnancy
Moxibustion on BL67 is very well known for helping breech presentation, but when is the ideal treatment window, how much, how often, with needles or without? Are there any special considerations for people who are also doing chiropractic or osteopathic treatment? What if the patient is carrying twins? These questions and so many more will be answered in this edition of the OBAA's Roundtable: Breech Presentation, with Jani White and Laura Erlich.
This one hour presentation uses a case history and the latest research to outline the potential for promoting acupuncture as a relevant treatment for post-partum urinary stress and urge incontinence.
OBAA international membership is now open! Check the video above with some FAQs and please feel free to get in touch with any questions.
October 6, 2017 Join Sharon Weizenbaum L.Ac and OBAA Advisor with Michelle Evans (RD) and OBAA Board Members Shannon Larson (Dr. TCM) and Emilie Salomons (Dr. TCM) for a roundtable discussion on clinical recommendations for working with clients with gestational diabetes. Sign up to be notified when the recording is released here: http://www.medigogy.com/archives/obaa-roundtable-series-gestational-diabetes
The 4 W's of Acupuncture Cervical Ripening, Birth Preparation and Labour Induction. Who, When, Why, and What You Need to do to with Emilie Salomons June 20, 2017 Find the webinar here: http://www.medigogy.com/archives/4-ws-acupuncture-cervical-ripening-birth-preparation-and-labour-induction-who-when-why-and
Round-table discussion on Nausea and Vomiting in Pregnancy May, 2017 Find the recording here: http://www.medigogy.com/archives/obaas-roundtable-series-nausea-and-vomiting-pregnancy
2017 Annual General Meeting Friday, March 31 at 7:30 pm at Nuba located 207 West Hastings, in Vancouver, BC. We have an AGM coming up with lots of new and exciting changes on the way. We hope you can make it to this event, but if not, we would love to have your input on… Continue reading