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4th Call for Short Term Scientific Missions


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Childbirth Cultures Concerns and Consequences: creating a dynamic framework for optimal
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4th Call for Short Term Scientific Missions (STSMs)

Deadline for applications: 2nd August 2013
Total budget of STSM grants for this call 1300 euros per STSM

We would like to invite calls for applications from individuals who are interested in advancing scientific knowledge about the ways of improving maternity provision and outcomes for whom and in what circumstances’, and on identifying and learning from the best in this area.
More information about the action can be found at


Additional information is available on the iresearch4birth website


under the STSM link. Information includes tips, suggestions for STSMs from some of the Working Groups and access to successful applications and reports. This year we are particularly interested in applications that will support the survey work of the Action.

For further details follow the title link.