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Shifting from Competency to Humility: An Active Framework for Addressing Biases within the Midwifery Model of Care

Throughout time cultural competence has been used as a standard for working within diverse and marginalized populations. This workshops seeks to demonstrate how a cultural competence framework needs to be dismissed from the currently medical/midwifery curriculum. Through learning cultural humility and a birth justice framework participants will be able to actively address implicit biases within their own practices and work.

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