California

20 Hour Certified Lactation Educator Workshop

05/01/2015
US/Pacific

Ready to become more proficient when offering breastfeeding education? This course is designed to improve the skill base, knowledge and perspectives on breastfeeding and supporting both the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative and Mother Friendly practices. Additionally, this course begins the coursework to become a certified lactation educator with CAPPA.

Offering 24 CAPPA Contact Hours and Nursing Hours upon request. 21.5 L-Cerps pending.

Contact Info
Contact: 
Danielle Johns Preston
Telephone: 
1 720-233-7634
CERPS
L-CERPS: 
21.5
Other credits: 
24 CAPPA Contact Hours, Nursing Contact hours by request
Cost: 
$ 500
Affiliation
Institutional Affiliation: 
CAPPA

Breastfeeding: California Grown

Type: Conferences | Location: Roseville, California - USA [North-West]
05/06/2015
05/07/2015
US/Pacific

Breastfeeding: California Grown
Featuring:
Pascal Gagneux, PhD
Christina Smillie, MD, FAAP, IBCLC, FABM
Pauline Sakamoto, MS, PHN, RN

Topics include:
Posterior Tongue-Tie -- Confusion, Confounders, Concerns, Controversy
Feeding Premature Infants -- From Evidence Based to Mother Friendly
Human Milk Banking
Human Milk -- Just Another Primate Milk?
The Newborn and the Microbiome -- Establishment of a Healthy Ecosystem
Thinking Outside the Box -- Novel Approaches to Complex Problems
Breastfeeding: What to the Hands have to do with it?

Application has been made for 8 L-CERPs, 3 R-CERPs and 11 CA BRN contact hours
Register online at http://www.placerconferences.com

Contact Info
Contact: 
Mary Wagner-Davis
Telephone: 
1 916-276-8016
CERPS
L-CERPS: 
8
R-CERPS: 
3
Other credits: 
11 contact hours CA BRN
Cost: 
$ 225

Breastfeeding Support: It Takes a Village

Type: Conferences | Location: Stockton, California - USA [South-West]
05/15/2015 - 7:30am
05/15/2015 - 4:00pm
US/Pacific

The Breastfeeding Coalition of San Joaquin County invites you to our 2015 Conference- Breastfeeding Support: It Takes a Village.

Friday, May 15, 2015 7:30 am-4:00 pm
Robert J. Cabral Agricultural Center
2101 E. Earhart Ave., Stockton, CA 95206

Conference Sessions:

Building a Village of Breastfeeding Support
Robbie Gonzalez-Dow, MPH, RD, CLE
Executive Director, California Breastfeeding Coalition

Sacred Fatherhood, How to Engage Young Men in Building Healthy Families and Communities
Samuel Nuñez and fathers from our community
Executive Director, Fathers and Families of San Joaquin

Increasing Breastfeeding Rates with Midwifery Care and CenteringPregnancy
Wallene Stoddard, CNM
CenteringPregnancy Coordinator, Kaiser-Permanente Central Valley

Holding Up the Village through Doula Support
China Tolliver, AS, BS, LPT
Chief Executive Officer, Umi’s Womb

Got Milk? Maternity Care Practices to Support Breastfeeding
Susan Crowe, MD, FACOG
Clinical Associate Professor and Director of Outpatient Breastfeeding Services, Stanford University School of Medicine

#breastfeedinghelp- Using Social Media to Promote and Support Breastfeeding
Michelle Beutel, IBCLC
Lactation Specialist, San Joaquin County Public Health Services WIC

All registration is online at http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07eanve4x3dc...

The conference flyer may be downloaded at http://files.ctctcdn.com/7979d48a001/e013cddd-3fd1-43eb-b18d-846abb55e91...

Contact Info
Contact: 
Mary Woelfel, MPH, IBCLC
Telephone: 
1 209-468-3267
CERPS
Other credits: 
Application for CERPs will be made to IBLCE. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #001354 for 6.0 contact hours.
Cost: 
$ 129

WIC-NWA Annual Education and Networking Conference & Exhibits

05/16/2015
05/20/2015
US/Pacific

The NWA Annual Education and Networking Conference & Exhibits will be at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles, CA, May 16 - May 20, 2015.

This Conference will offer an excellent opportunity to acquire new skills and to network with an estimated 1,000 of your peers, colleagues and exhibitors who provide WIC related products and services for your participants. The conference will also offer an opportunity for attendees to hear from USDA officials and to dialogue on relevant updates and challenges that the program faces.

For the rest of the conference, you will have the opportunity to choose from over 30 general and concurrent sessions that is sure to expand your professional skills and knowledgebase to equip you to face coming WIC challenges and to take advantage of current and future WIC opportunities.

Contact Info

Supporting a Breastfeeding Culture-a LLL Parenting & Healthcare Professional Conference

05/22/2016 - 3:29pm
US/Pacific

La Leche League offers this family-friendly Conference for Parents, and Healthcare Professionals, featuring nationally known Speakers, presenting the latest information on a variety of Breastfeeding and Parenting topics. Sessions cover: childbirth choices, family communication, parenting challenges, breastfeeding and infant health, and more; Many offer Continuing Education credit. Bookstore, Vendor Booths, Prize Drawings, Activities for Children. Held over Memorial Day weekend, the conference offers families a chance to learn, as well as play and relax together, at the beautiful Newport Beach Marriott Hotel and Spa, in California.

Registration Options include/exclude Meals, served by the Hotel; 1 or 2 day options; Discounts available for LLL Leaders/Members, WIC Staff, and early Registrants (deadline April 20, 2015). Register Online, by Mail, or Walk-In (if available).

Visit our Conference site for Online Registration, Speaker information, Session titles and descriptions, Hotel info, and other useful information.

Contact Info
Contact: 
Jessica Claire(CE Coordinator); Brenda Goldstein (General Info)
Telephone: 
1 917-501-0666
CERPS
Other credits: 
IBLCE: 16.25 CERPS; BRN: 19.5 Contact Hours
Cost: 
$ 70
Affiliation
Institutional Affiliation: 
La Leche League International
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