Conferences 2017-03-03T11:35:57+00:00

When funds allow, Group B Strep Support attends and/or takes stands at relevant conferences around the country. If you’d like to help run a stand, please contact us on 01444 416176.

Upcoming Conferences

Conferences GBSS attended or exhibited at





  • LSA Biennial Conference, 8 March, Staffordshire
  • Primary Care, 21-22 May, Birmingham
  • Maternity, Midwifery and Baby, 20 June
  • Babble Live, National Childbirth Trust, 4-5 October, Birmingham
  • Royal College of Midwives, 11-12 November, Telford
  • Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists, 18-20 November, London


  • Maternity, Mother and Baby, 6-7 March, Birmingham (Holiday Inn, Birmingham City Centre)
  • Primary Care 2013, 22-23 May, Birmingham NEC
  • Maternity, Mother and Baby, 17 June, Manchester (Midland Manchester Hotel, Manchester)
  • Maternity, Mother and Baby, 19-20 September, London
  • RCM Conference 2013, 13-14 November, International Centre, Telford


  • LSA National Conference for Supervisors of Midwives, 31 January, Nottingham.
  • Primary Care North Conference, 25-26 January, Manchester. Jane Plumb MBE, GBSS’ Chief Executive spoke on “Group B Strep in pregnancy & newborn babies” on 25 January in the Mother & Baby stream.
  • Primary Care Conference, 23-24 May, Birmingham.
  • Prevention of Perinatal GBS through Maternal Immunization, Siena – Jane Plumb MBE, GBSS’ Chief Executive jointly led one of the workshops with Gina Burns, President of Group B Strep Association.
  • Royal College of Midwives Annual Conference, 16-17 November, Brighton.


  • Primary Care 2011 Conference 25-26 May, National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham.
  • National Childbirth Trust Joint Forum, 28 June, University of Manchester.
  • Sheffield Hallam University one day conference for student midwives, August.
  • Nursing in Practice conference, September, London.
  • Royal College of General Practitioners’ conference, 20-22 October, Liverpool.
  • Royal College of Midwives & Student Midwives Conference, November, Brighton.