WG4 & WG6: Laura Iannuzzi, Deirdre Daly and Liv Bodil Eide co-publish The Impact of the Physical Environment on Intrapartum Maternity Care: Identification of Eight Crucial Building Spaces

COST Action’s Laura Iannuzzi, Deirdre Daly and Liv Bodil Eide have co-published a paper called: The Impact of the Physical Environment on Intrapartum Maternity Care: Identification of Eight Crucial Building Spaces in the Health Environments Research & Design Journal. Contributors: Nicoletta Setola, Eletta Naldi, Grazia Giulia Cocina, Liv Bodil Eide, Laura Iannuzzi  and Deirdre Daly… Continue reading WG4 & WG6: Laura Iannuzzi, Deirdre Daly and Liv Bodil Eide co-publish The Impact of the Physical Environment on Intrapartum Maternity Care: Identification of Eight Crucial Building Spaces

WG4 & WG6: Dolores Ruiz-Berdún to be part of Which future the Scientific Women want? (Brussels, Oct 17, 2017)

Dr. Dolores Ruiz-Berdún (WG4 & WG6) will be representing the University of Alcalá and taking part in the final debate of a conference in Brussels called Which future the Scientific Women want? You can contact her for information: lola.ruizberdun@uah.es Which future the Scientific Women want? Brussels, October 17, 2017 Salle Walter Hallstein ‐ Berlaymont Building… Continue reading WG4 & WG6: Dolores Ruiz-Berdún to be part of Which future the Scientific Women want? (Brussels, Oct 17, 2017)

WG6: Cost Action IS1405 in Toronto

Pictured: Dr Anastasia Topalidou, Researcher Kenny Finlayson and Prof Soo Downe (COST ACTION IS 1405 Leader) in Toronto More than 40 active members of Cost Action IS1405 met in Toronto, Canada, at the beginning of June (2017) to present the latest research findings in the field of B.I.R.T.H. at the ICM most important International meeting.… Continue reading WG6: Cost Action IS1405 in Toronto

CRETE: Everything you need to know

Here is the programme for the Crete trip: COST Action IS1405 Meeting Heraklion, Crete, Greece (6th-8th March, 2017) Itinerary Monday 6th March 09.00-12.00   Core group 10.30 -10.45  Tea break For those not in the Core Group there is the possibility of the following 09.00-12.00     Walking tour of the city, visit to the castle… Continue reading CRETE: Everything you need to know

COST members invited to the biannual meeting of Valencian Association of Midwives

Dr Stella Villarmea from WG5 and Dr Lola Ruiz Berdún from WG4 and WG6 were invited by Valencian Association of Midwives (Associació de Comares de la Cominitat Valenciana, Spain) to talk in their IX Biannual Meeting (9ª Trobada de Comares de la Comunitat Valenciana (Spanish language link here). The meeting was held in Peñíscola, a… Continue reading COST members invited to the biannual meeting of Valencian Association of Midwives

Short video by Cosmoanelixis

Remember to check regularly on http://www.cosmoanelixis.gr and see which of the online courses in Prenatal & Life Sciences can best serve your or your students’ needs. This month’s choice: The Embryo in Us by Jaap van der Wal: Embryology & Morphology and C4U: Analysis of the Questionnaire, a wonderful professional tool for both researchers and… Continue reading Short video by Cosmoanelixis

Olga Gouni’s Cosmoanelixis project publishes new online open-access journal.

The Cosmoanelixis project has produced a new online open-access journal. It was edited by Olga Gouni. The International Journal of Prenatal & Life Sciences is an Academic, open-access, double-blind, peer-reviewed, International, Online Journal publishing authentic papers to disseminate new knowledge and research findings in the field of Prenatal and Life Sciences. Apart from research studies,… Continue reading Olga Gouni’s Cosmoanelixis project publishes new online open-access journal.

Training School details announced (Spain, Nov 23-25, 2016)

UPDATE: We have extended the deadline for applications to Friday, September 30, 2016. Applicants will  be told if they have been successful Friday, October 7, 2016. Are you working on longitudinal cohort studies in maternity care, or you hope to do so in the future? Are you wondering how to start, and at a loss… Continue reading Training School details announced (Spain, Nov 23-25, 2016)

Three COST members speak at Healthy Mothers-Happy Children: Neuroendocrinological and Psychosocial Approaches to pregnancy, childbirth and early childhood conference in Cyprus

Anastasia Topalidou, Olga Gouni and Ibone Olza were incited to speak at the Healthy Mothers-Happy Children conference in Cyprus in March (2016). Andria Spyridou and Eleni Hadjigeorgiou organized the conference with the support of the Psychology Department of EUC. Held at the European University of Cyprus (EUC), the full title of the conference was Healthy… Continue reading Three COST members speak at Healthy Mothers-Happy Children: Neuroendocrinological and Psychosocial Approaches to pregnancy, childbirth and early childhood conference in Cyprus