The keynote speaker at the 2022 International Centering Based Group Care Conference in Apenheul-Apeldoorn, the Netherlands, was Dr. Lilian Anomnachi, Executive Director of TAConnect. The event brought together experts and enthusiasts in scientific knowledge, innovations, and industry experts with experience of Group Care start up, implementation, and development to interact on maternal and child health care.
The Conference, held on 17th and 18th of November 2022, was hosted by the Centering Netherlands Foundation in collaboration with Group Care Global and the GC 1000 Consortium.
In addition to highlighting important program methods, best practices, and lessons learned from implementing GANC at scale in Nigeria, Dr. Lilian’s presentation at the conference focused on maximizing the potential of group antenatal care in Nigeria.
The conference was also attended by Dr. Olayiwola Jaiyeola, Technical Director of TAConnect, who presented the organization’s Poster Abstract, entitled: “From Pilot to Scale: Adaptations, and Results from the GANC Implementation in Nigeria” In order to commemorate 10 years of Centering-Based Group Care in the Netherlands, the conference also featured international moderators, a variety of inspirational and participatory sessions and an exhibition.