Education is Key!
We now offer complimentary educational classes to our prenatal patients. Brigham and Women's Hospital also offer classes for expectant parents at their main campus facility.
NEW - Breastfeeding Classes
When: 8 am-9 am
Jen Harper, NP, CLC will be hosting breastfeeding classes for expectant moms.
Friday January 19th
1st Trimester Patient Information Classes
Great for first time moms or moms that are new to our practice, first trimester classes provide answers to all of your early pregnancy questions. The practice hosts 1st trimester information sessions led by Nurse Practitioner and Certified Lactation Counselor, Jen Harper. Classes cover the following topics:
- Providers that practice at New England OB/GYN
- Prenatal vitamins
- Pregnancy diet
- Appropriate Exercise
- Early exposures
- Medications in pregnancy
- 1st trimester screenings/genetic testing
- Delivery questions
- Fetal development
- Cord blood information
This informational session does not take the place of scheduled office visits, but it is a forum for our patients to ask questions and learn more about our practice.
First Trimester Class Dates
When: 8 am-9 am
Friday January 12th
Labor and Delivery Classes
Classes are led by nurse practitioner Renee Rotman, Mary Dorsheimer, RN, and Valerie Sweeney, RN all with years of experience on the labor and delivery floor at Brigham and Women's Hospital.
Class content will include what to expect and what to do during early labor, arriving at the hospital, pain management, the labor process and the post partum period.
Labor and Delivery Class Dates
Thursday December 14th
Thursday December 21st
Thursday January 4th
Thursday January 11th
Thursday January 25th
Call our office at 617-731-3400 and speak with the schedulers (Option 3) to register for our next class!
There is a cost of $40 for New England OB-GYN Labor and Delivery classes.
Register for BWH Prenatal Classes Online
Many patients planning to deliver at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) find it valuable to participate in prenatal education. BWH offers the following high quality prenatal education classes for BWH patients, taught by certified childbirth education nurses and certified lactation consultants:
- Childbirth Preparation
- Breastfeeding basics
- Newborn Essentials
BWH labor classes are held Saturdays from 10a-4p and Sundays 9a-4p. There is a $160 fee for all labor and delivery classes at BWH.
BWH breastfeeding classes are held Tuesdays 5-7:30p and Wednesdays 2-4:30p. There is a $45.00 fee for all breastfeeding classes at BWH.
Visit Event Brite to register for upcoming labor classes. Please register for classes by your sixth month of pregnancy (24-28 weeks) to ensure you can enroll in the classes and times you prefer.
Visit Event Brite to register for upcoming breast classes.
Visit BWH Health Events to schedule a maternity tour at BWH or watch their virtual maternity tour online
Parking: Please self-park in the 80 Francis Street Garage to receive 2 hours of discounted parking