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Midwifery Advisory Committee - Call for Participation

Posted on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 06:38 PM

woman holding baby in front carrierThe Better Outcomes Registry & Network (BORN) Ontario is seeking members for its' Midwifery Advisory Committee (MAC). MAC is a critical table that provides strategic advice...

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Evaluating Vaccine Safety and Effectiveness During Pregnancy

Posted on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 04:16 PM

BORN Ontario in partnership with researchers throughout the province will soon be evaluating the safety and effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccination in pregnancy.

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*Updated* PCMCH COVID-19 Vaccine Patient Information Tool

Posted on Thursday, April 29, 2021 10:30 AM

The Provincial Council for Maternal and Child Health (PCMCH) developed VERSION 2 of the COVID-19 information sheet for pregnant or breastfeeding people – I am pregnant or...

COVID-19 Data Update

Posted on Tuesday, April 27, 2021 08:33 PM

Hands on pregnant bellyIn the first and second waves of the COVID-19 pandemic, pregnant individuals in Ontario and across Canada had higher rates of hospitalization and intensive care unit (ICU) admission...

Should Pregnant People get the COVID-19 Vaccine?

Posted on Thursday, April 22, 2021 08:35 AM

Ontario has a three-phase vaccination plan, and as of April 23, pregnancy has been further prioritized to the "highest risk" category in phase two of the vaccine roll out....