Maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health

2008 International Stillbirth Conference

5 to 7 November 2008

WHO and the International Stillbirth Alliance (ISA) are organizing a joint conference hosted by the Norwegian Society of Perinatal Medicine and co-hosted by the Norwegian SIDS and Stillbirth Society and the Perinatal Research Center, Rikshospitalet University Clinic. The Stillbirth Conference 2007 is taking place from 5 to 7 November 2008 in Oslo, Norway and will focus on the following main topics:

  • Developing countries and social inequities – policies and programs for effective prevention of stillbirths
  • The challenge of fetal growth restriction – the epidemiology, causes and management to prevent deaths
  • Excellence of care: prevention and management – the best evidence for management of pregnancies and stillbirths
  • Providing care for bereaved parents – professional, organizational, social and peer support

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