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Marie Biancuzzo's Lactation Exam Review 2016

08/29/2016
08/30/2016
US/Eastern

Join Marie for a 2-day live review for the 2016 IBLCE Exam. This review course includes a mock exam with a computerized analysis of your strengths and weaknesses. We guarantee you'll pass the exam or you get a full refund! (See our website for more details.)

Register online at BreastfeedingOutlook.com or call us at 703-787-9894.

Contact Info
Contact: 
Breastfeeding Outlook
Telephone: 
1 703-787-9894
CERPS
L-CERPS: 
25
Other credits: 
19.0 contact hours, and 12.0 CPEUs at Level II for dietitians
Cost: 
$ 399

Community Breastfeeding Educator Training

09/07/2016
09/09/2016
US/Eastern

This foundation course for community workers in maternal child health focuses on providing services to pregnant women to encourage the initiation and continuation of breastfeeding. Strategies for providing anticipatory guidance and support in order to prevent breastfeeding problems and to address barriers to breastfeeding, and to enable women to overcome any perceived or actual breastfeeding problems.

Contact Info
CERPS
L-CERPS: 
20
Other credits: 
Contact Hours: RNs: 20; CLCs: 20; RDs: 20; IBCLCs: 20L CERPs

Practical and Ethical Issues in Lactation

Type: Conferences | Location: Roseville, California - USA [North-West]
09/08/2016 - 8:00am
09/09/2016 - 5:00pm
US/Pacific

Placer Lactation Conferences Presents:

Practical and Ethical Issues in Lactation

September 8 & 9, 2016 Roseville, CA

Featuring:

Elizabeth Brooks, JD, IBCLC, FILCA

Jennifer Thomas, MD

Topics include:

Who's Your Daddy, Mommy, Surrogate or Donor? Modern Families, Lactation Ethics and the Law

Human Milk Sharing, Selling and Donation: Legal and Ethical Angles

Breastfeeding and Epigenetics

Birth Weight, Bilirubin, and Blood Sugar: What do the Numbers Mean for Newborn Care?

Electronic Ethics -- From Health Records to File Sharing: How to Avoid Getting Shocked!

Using a Physiologic Approach to Help Mothers with Low Milk Supply

Legal and Custody Issues in Lactation

Maternal Obesity and Breastfeeding

Register online at http://www.placerconferences.com

E-CERPs available!

Contact Info
Contact: 
Mary Wagner-Davis
Telephone: 
1 916-276-8016
CERPS
Other credits: 
Application has been made to IBLCE for CERPs. CA BRN provider 16182
Cost: 
$ 250

2016 WIC Nutrition Education & Breastfeeding Conference and Exhibits

Type: Conferences | Location: Denver, Colorado - USA [Mid-West]
09/08/2016
09/10/2016
US/Central

This conference is the most popular gathering of the WIC nutrition and breastfeeding professionals in the US, attracting more than 1,200 attendees from USDA, state and local WIC agencies, and vendors who provide services to the WIC community.

Education sessions will cover current and emerging nutrition and breastfeeding science, research, policy and best practices. Poster Sessions and special forums will offer additional learning and networking opportunities.

More than 40 exhibitors will be on hand to provide the latest on WIC-related products, technology and services.

Contact Info

Certified Lactation Counselor ® (CLC) Training Program

Type: Conferences | Location: Bushnell, Florida - USA [South-East]
09/12/2016
09/16/2016
US/Eastern

The Certified Lactation Counselor®, (CLC) certification is the premier National Certification in Lactation Management for the United States. CLC certification holders have demonstrated competence in the lactation skills, knowledge and attitudes that are essential to helping women in the United States and have agreed to comply withThe Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice code of ethics. The Lactation Counselor Training course is recognized by ANCC as a Nursing Skills Competency Program.

Contact Info
CERPS
Other credits: 
Contact Hours: RNs: 45; RDs: 45; CLCs: 45 Contact Hours; IBCLCs: 45 L-CERPs; College Credits: 3, MCH 330

Advanced Nurse Lactation Consultant (ANLC)

Type: Conferences | Location: Tampa, Florida - USA [South-East]
09/12/2016
09/16/2016
US/Eastern

This interactive course provides IBCLCs and CLCs with the opportunity to earn advanced certification in lactation management while verifying the insight, knowledge and skills essential to the development and implementation of management strategies for complex problems related to breastfeeding and human lactation. Participants will examine cases, and develop management strategies using knowledge of psychology, sociology, infant development, gender studies, professional interrelations and ethics.

Contact Info
CERPS
Other credits: 
Contact Hours: RNs: 45; RDs: 34; CLCs: 45 Contact Hours; IBCLCs: 39L and 6E CERPs; College Credits: 3, MCH 431

Certified Lactation Counselor ® (CLC) Training Program

09/12/2016
09/16/2016
US/Eastern

This interactive course provides IBCLCs and CLCs with the opportunity to earn advanced certification in lactation management while verifying the insight, knowledge and skills essential to the development and implementation of management strategies for complex problems related to breastfeeding and human lactation. Participants will examine cases, and develop management strategies using knowledge of psychology, sociology, infant development, gender studies, professional interrelations and ethics.

Contact Info
CERPS
Other credits: 
Contact Hours: RNs: 45; RDs: 34; CLCs: 45 Contact Hours; IBCLCs: 39L and 6E CERPs; College Credits: 3, MCH 431

Maryland Coalition of Lactation Consultants Sharing Conferences

Type: Conferences | Location: Baltimore, Maryland - USA [Mid-Atlantic]
09/13/2016
US/Eastern

Yes, you can breastfeed: Identifying and supporting mothers with insufficient glandular tissue
Learn to recognize when a mother might not be making enough milk because her breast developed abnormally, and how to support her in establishing and meeting realistic, fulfilling breastfeeding goals.

How sweet ... is it?
Insulin is a hormone that drives many endocrine functions, including during puberty, pregnancy, and postpartum. Learn about how maternal obesity may affect breast development and lactation, and how to support families in maximizing their lactation capabilities.

Vitamin D:
Mothers, babies, and you
People are saying breastmilk doesn't provide all the vitamin D an infant needs. Are they correct? Under what circumstances? How do national and international recommendations for vitamin D supplementation of infants compare to emergent research?

Contact Info
Contact: 
Peg Merrill
Telephone: 
1 410-343-0023
CERPS
R-CERPS: 
5
Cost: 
$ 80
Affiliation
Institutional Affiliation: 
Lactation Education Resources and Greater Baltimore Medical Center

Exploring the Links between Behavior, Feeding, and Obesity Risk in Early Childhood

Type: Conferences | Location: Lakeport, California - USA [South-West]
09/14/2016
US/Pacific

September 14, 2016

Lakeport, CA

Speaker: Jane Heinig PhD.,IBCLC

Topics:

The World According to Young Children: Learning, Growing, Feeding

Young Child Feeding and Obesity Risk: A Growing Consensus for a Link

Parenting and Feeding in the Real World: 21st Century Society vs. Human Biology

Breastfeeding the Toddler: Tricks and Traps

Contact Info
Contact: 
Helaine Moore
Telephone: 
1 707-263-5253
CERPS
Other credits: 
7.2 Continuing Education hours Requested for Registered Nurses. 6 CEU hours approved for Registered Dietitians. 2.25 CERPs Requested from IBLCE.
Cost: 
$ 30
Affiliation
Institutional Affiliation: 
This conference is solely sponsored by E Center WIC Program

Evidence Based Care and Counseling for Pregnancy, Childbirth and Lactation

Type: Conferences | Location: Portland, Maine - USA [North-East]
09/15/2016 - 7:30am
09/16/2016 - 4:00pm
US/Eastern

Presenters in order of speaking:
Laurel Wilson, , IBCLC, BSc, CLE, CLD, CCCE
Kelley Bowden, MS, RN
Sarah Ackerly, ND, CPM
Mischa Schuler, MS, RH

This is our 21st Annual Conference.

Ten different sessions, variety of topics, including Milk Sharing, Epigenetics, Social Media, Water Birth, Herbal Support, and a lot more.

For a complete brochure, email cheryl@thebestconnect.net

Contact Info
Contact: 
Cheryl Bean-Moody
Telephone: 
1 207-649-2386
CERPS
E-CERPS: 
0
L-CERPS: 
4.5
R-CERPS: 
1.5
Other credits: 
See web site for more info.
Affiliation
Institutional Affiliation: 
Independent
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