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North Carolina
Monday, April 14, 2014 at 5:30pm
McGavran-Greenberg 1301
with the Carolina BEBES: Breastfeeding and Birth Evidence Based Education and Support at UNC

Followed by a panel discussion with: 
Dr. Miriam Labbok, MD, IBCLC
Rhonda Lanning, BSN, MSN, IBCLC
Ellen Chetwynd, IBCLC, Doctoral Candidate

New York City
Marymount Manhattan College
Classroom Screening & Discussion with Choices in Childbirth
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 10am

Madison, WI
Natural Parenting Expo, BoBB:CE Screening
Sunday, March 23, 2014

New Albany, IN
Indiana University Southeast
Sociology Club Screening
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 7:30pm

Montclair, NJ
Montclair High School
11th Grade Health Class Screenings & Discussion
Friday, March 14 12:00-1:45pm 

Brooklyn, NY
Park Slope Co-op, Special Women's Day Event
BoBB:CE Screening, Doula and Acupuncture Talk
Saturday, March 8, 2014, 6pm

New York City
Museum of Motherhood
BoBB:CE Conference Presentation 
Friday, March 7, 2014 10am

New Brunswick, NJ
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
BoBB:CE Screening and Panel Discussion with
Jill Wodnick, Doula, Educator and Advocate, 
Dr. Todd Rosen, a Maternal-fetal Specialist, 
and Lisa Lederer, Certified Nurse midwife
Tuesday, March 4, 2014, 7-9pm

Queens, NY
Queensborough Community College, School of Nursing
BoBB:CE Screening and Discussion with Choices in Childbirth
Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 1-3pm

New York City
The Business of Being Born: Classroom Edition 
Screening and Panel Discussion
Monday, November 4, 2013 7pm - 9pm
Teachers College, Columbia University, Russell 306

Read about the event here!

New York City
The Business of Being Born: Classroom Edition 
Screening and Panel Discussion
Thursday, April 25, 2013 6:30pm - 9pm
NYU Cantor Film Center
to RSVP and to learn more, go to:





University of Cincinnati's Women's Center Screening! 


Contact Lauren at with any questions!

Join the West Houston Birth Center on February 12th


The Business of Being Born: Classroom Edition 


Your Baby, Your Body, Your Birth - Have the Birth you Want

Date: Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Time: 6pm - 7pm CST
                 113121 Richmond Avenue, Suite M100

Birth: it's a miracle. A rite of passage. A natural part of life. Speak to moms who have been there, done that and learn about your options. This FREE 50-minute interactive session will empower you and allow you to choose how to have the birth experience YOU want.

Call Holly for more information: (281) 245-0209

Birth in America: Got Options?
Date:      Wednesday, April 11, 2012, 7pm
Location: Murkland Hall, Room 115
              University of New Hampshire
About: Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein's widely influential documentary, The Business of Being Born, has been adapted for college and university classroom viewings and will be screened at UNH. The half-hour screening will be followed by an expert panel discussion addressing issues from a variety of perspectives:
  • Gene Declercq, PhD from Boston University
  • Abby Epstein, Director of The Business of Being Born
  • Dr. Betsy Chase, Ob/Gyn Garrison Women's Health Center
  • Julie Bosak, CNM Garrison Women's Health Center
  • Valerie Jacques, RN, CPM Coastal Birthing Center
Free and open to the public. Reception to follow. Health professionals and professors encouraged to attend. 

Questions? Contact or 603.862.3605

Event Sponsored by:
UNH Department of Nursing, Joan G. Lovering Health Center, Concord Feminist Health Center, Garrison Women's Health Center.

Event Supported by:
UNH College of Health and Human Services, the Eta Iota Chapter of the Honor Society of Nursing: Sigma Theta Tau, UNH President's Commission on the Status of Women, UNH Health Services, UNH Department of Social Work and Women's Studies Program.

The Business of Being Born: Classroom Edition
Screening at UCLA

Monday, March 5, 2012
4:00 - 5:30 PM

Lenart Auditorium, Fowler Museum, UCLA
308 Charles E. Young Drive North
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1549