Midwifery Society

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Welcome to the Midwifery Society!


Firstly, a warm welcome from our newly elected chair of the committee, Chloe Cook:

Hello and welcome from your new midwifery society committee. I hope you all are enjoying your midwifery degree so far, and we cannot wait to meet you all! Our aim as a society is to continue to provide interesting and varied events which bring all the cohorts together to socialise and build a strong support network, so we can help each other and learn together! We have lots of ideas about upcoming events we would like to put on for the society, including fun social events throughout the year as well as continuing to provide more fantastic educational events like the recent infant mortality conference and hypnobirthing training. Details for upcoming events are being finalised and will be up on social media for you to register your interest soon. One of these will be the exciting 2019 conference – Watch this space! We would love to hear from you, so please get in touch with any of the committee through social media or face-to-face if you have any questions or event ideas you would like to put forward.

I look forward to meeting you all soon,


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We would love for you to join our society! Please visit the website on https://www.demontfortsu.com/soc/MidwiferySociety/ and add the £5 joining fee to your basket. Alternatively, please attend one of our events to join there. Your membership will enable you to attend lots of exciting events we have lined up for the year ahead!

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Upcoming Events

We currently have hoodies embroidered with our logo on sale via our website for £25 with the option of printing on the back. Please visit https://www.demontfortsu.com/soc/MidwiferySociety/ (click “more” then “products”) to purchase a hoodie, and click here to fill in the form to select your preferences. These are available to order until 31st  March 2019. After this date, we will place the entire hoody order and confirm a delivery date with you once we have this information. Colour options are added to this post as a picture.
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M (Chest - 40in, Size - 12-14)
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2XL (Chest - 50in, Size - 18-20)


Tidying LGH Bereavement Garden

Date: October 2019 Time: TBC Venue: LGH


KG Hypnobirthing Course - RCM Accredited

Date: 07/12/19 to 08/12/19 Time: 08.30-18.00 both days Venue: DMU - TBC Price: £240

Join us for this RCM Accredited course run by KG Hypnobirthing. For further information, please email us on dmumidwiferysoc@gmail.com.


Aromatherapy for Childbirth

Date: 15th December 2019 Time: 09:00-17:00 Venue: DMU - TBC Price: Society Members £50.00, Non-Society Members £55.00

Join us for this RCM Accredited course, learning about aromatherapy suitable for the intrapartum period and massage techniques. 


Previous Events

Student Midwife Conference 2019 - Wellbeing

Date: 20/09/19 Time: 09:00-17:00 Venue: DMU

Our annual "Student Midwife Conference 2019" will be hosted by the DMU Midwifery Society. Fantastic speakers including Jenny the M, Sheena Byrom, Diane Menage and Sophie Fletcher.

We will also be holding a raffle to raise money for Mummy's Star.


Placenta Power

Date: 20th July 2019 Time: 10:00-15:00 Venue: DMU - TBC Price: Society Members £10.00, Non-Society Members £18.00, Midwives £25.00

Join us for this amazing study day to celebrate how amazing the placenta is! Hannah Tizard, George Brooks and Donna Taylor are a few of the amazing speakers that will be attending. We will be discussing optiminal cord clamping, intact cord resuscitation and placenta encapsulation plus much more.


Mummy's Star

Date: 15th May 2019 Time: 13:30-15:30 Venue: DMU Price: Society Members FREE, Non-Society Members £5.00


KG Hypnobirthing Course - RCM Accredited

Date: 06/10/18 to 07/10/18 Time: 08.30-18.30 both days Venue: DMU 


Student Midwife Conference 2018 - With Chantal Lockey

Date: 20/09/18 Time: 10.30-16.30 Venue: DMU 


Aromatherapy Course - RCM Accredited

Date: 07/07/18 OR 29/09/18 Time: TBC - All day Venue: DMU 


Breastfeeding Art Gallery

Date: 04/09/18-07/09/18 Time: Open 12.00-17.00 Venue: The Gallery, Vijay Patel Building, DMU


Mark Harris - Birthing4Blokes

Date: 11/07/18 Time: 13.30PM-15.30PM Venue: DMU 


International Day Of The Midwife - The Great Midwifery Bake Off

Date: 04/05/18 Time: 13.30 - 17.30 Venue: DMU Campus


Month Of The Midwife 2018

Various Dates - Various Venues


Coffee Morning

Date: 21/04/18 Time: 10.00AM Venue: 6 Degrees Coffee House, Leicester



Date: 10/02/18 Time: 9.30AM-16.30PM Venue: Grantham 


Christmas Social

Date: 14/12/17 Time: 7PM Venue: Soarpoint


Still Loved

Date: 16/11/17 Time: 8PM Venue: Leicester Museum (53 New Walk, Leicester, LE1 7EA)

Chloe Cook
Loretta Hull
Events Officer
Sian Woodward
Health & Safety
Sian Hughes
Coral Mewett
Samantha Newsome
Social Media Officer
Rhona Darling
Mollie May
Sara Fox
Hayley Hoy
Vice Secretary
Rhona Darling
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