North Carolina Perinatal Association

A coalition for promoting the health of mothers and babies through leadership, education, and advocacy for healthy mothers and healthy infants

North Carolina Perinatal Association Spotlights

A podcast dedicated to provide updates, education, and spotlight the endeavors of our members to promote perinatal health and well-being.

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Professional Membership

The NCPA provides an opportunity to network with other community organizations and resource people who contribute to perinatal care in North Carolina.

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Retiree Membership

Share your experience and knowledge with the next generation of perinatal professionals. Retired perinatal professionals provide mentorship to current professionals and students.

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Student Membership

Student membership in the NC Perinatal Association allows you to network with other interdisciplinary undergrads across the state interested in maternal and neonatal health. Join today for the reduced rate of only $20 annually.

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Online Continuing Education

Online Continuing Education programs are essential resources for healthcare professionals. The NC Perinatal Association provides a resource for training and continuing education needed to meet state licensure and specialty certification.

We also provide links and webinars to help our members stay abreast of new research, emerging technologies, and the latest innovations and advancements in their fields.

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NC Perinatal Association provides perinatal professionals and childbearing families with resources on maternal health, breastfeeding, substance abuse, mental health, professional training, and evidence-based practices.

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Lamaze Childbirth Educator Program

The NCPA Lamaze Program offers childbirth educator training seminars to enable the learner to develop the knowledge and skills to plan, facilitate, and evaluate a childbirth education program.

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The North Carolina Perinatal Association was formed in 1985 as a non-profit organization. Our mission is to improve perinatal health for childbearing families throughout the state by providing continuing education for perinatal providers across North Carolina and increasing awareness of advocacy issues related to maternal and neonatal health.