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TenlasteleggingNews from ICM and partners - Saraswathi Vedam - Brief article

ICM President Bridget Lynch has drawn attention to a prestigious award for a midwife in Bridget's home country of Canada: an Honorary Doctorate has been given to midwife Saraswathi Vedam, Director of the Division of Midwifery at the University of British Columbia (UBC).


In 1985, Saraswathi Vedam completed an MSc in nurse-midwifery at Yale University and went on to work as a midwife in various settings. A passionate teacher, she has taught midwifery and medical students in universities across North America.

Vedam has been active in setting national and international birth policy, having served as an...

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