Visit Your Local PBS Station PBS Home PBS Home Programs A-Z TV Schedules Watch Video Donate Shop PBS Search PBS
This website is no longer actively maintained
Some material and features may be unavailable
Subscribe
All Posts Tagged With: "midwives"

Poll: Do you think trained health workers in the developing world who have not completed medical school should be allowed to perform surgery?

Do you think trained health workers in the developing world who have not completed medical school should be allowed to perform surgery? Vote and view results now.

Jul 15th, 2008 | Comments

Birth of a Surgeon: Video: American Midwives ‘Catch Babies’ in Hospitals

WIDE ANGLE explores the often misunderstood role of midwives in the U.S. We learn about who they are, what they do and where they practice.

Jul 15th, 2008 | Comments

Watch Video

Birth of a Surgeon: Video: Full Episode

Birth of a Surgeon captures one woman’s story on the frontlines of improving maternal mortality in Africa.

Jul 15th, 2008 | Comments

Birth of a Surgeon: Video: Filmmaker Notes

Filmmakers Karin Falck and Loui Bernal talk about the making of "Birth of a Surgeon."

Jul 15th, 2008 | Comments

Produced by THIRTEEN    ©2015 WNET.ORG Properties LLC. All rights reserved.