IPBC is the only international conference devoted solely to the understanding of perinatal bereavement.

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Hundreds of perinatal bereavement professionals and parent advocates from around the world gather at our biennial conference to connect, learn, engage, and share their hearts and knowledge. 

Preconference, plenary, concurrent, and poster sessions offer the latest updates on key clinical research and exploring state-of-the-art approaches to caring for families who experience the loss of a pregnancy or early infant loss. IPBC is committed to the model of evidence-based care that includes research, personal experience, and bereaved family narratives. Many nurses, mental health professionals, genetic counselors, physicians, parent advocates, researchers (among many others) mark their calendar year after year for this can’t miss event! 

This powerful and inspiring multidisciplinary conference will also include a Welcome Reception (included in registration this year) Book Signing, and other networking and special events during our time together in beautiful Chicago.