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  • 2/16/2023 12:30 PM EST
  • 2/16/2023 1:30 PM EST
  • Central Time
  • Zoom

Wisconsin AWHONN Mini Event

Amniotic Fluid Embolus: A Practical Approach to Treatment, Management, and Support

Thursday, February 16, 2023

12: 30 – 13:30 Central Time


It’s unpredictable, unpreventable, and catastrophic. Are you well-versed and prepared for an amniotic fluid embolism? This engaging presentation will address pathophysiology, treatment and management, and how to best support patients and their families during an AFE crisis.


1.      Recognize early signs and symptoms of an AFE.

2.      Describe the immediate response to an AFE.

3.      Share supportive resources for health care providers, AFE patients, and their family members.


Miranda Klassen, Executive Director

AFE Foundation

Vista CA

Mallorie Suffield, MSN, RNC-OB, RNC-IAP, C-EFM

Perinatal Outreach Supervisor and Maternal Transport RN

Overland Park Regional Medical Center

Overland Park, Kansas