CiC Welcomes Dr. Sarah Buckley to New York City
On Wednesday, September 17th, Choices in Childbirth welcomed the renowned Dr. Sarah Buckley, MB, ChB, author of Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering, to a cocktail party with some of New York City’s most prominent birth workers and supporters. Dr. Buckley was visiting New York City for the first time to hold her fantastic workshop on the hormonal physiology on childbearing, “Undisturbing Birth: The Science and Wisdom.” Dr. Buckley’s visit came before the much-anticipated release of her report, “The Hormonal Physiology of Childbearing, produced in partnership with Childbirth Connection, due later this fall.
We also welcomed our new Executive Director, Michele Giordano, to the Choices in Childbirth team. Michele begins her role as Executive Director on November 1st.
Special guests of the evening included: Dana Ben-Ari- Director of “Breastmilk” the movie, Abby Epstein- Director and Executive Producer of The Business of Being Born, Lathom Thomas- Founder, Mama Glow, Chanel Porchia- Founder of Ancient Song Doula Services, Debra Pascali-Bonaro- DONA trainer and Founder of Orgasmic Birth, and Jennifer Block- author of “Pushed”.
CiC was extremely proud to have such an incredible group of women, advocates, and leaders in the birth field together for a very special night!