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.
Breastfeeding: California Grown
Pascal Gagneux, PhD
Christina Smillie, MD, FAAP, IBCLC, FABM
Pauline Sakamoto, MS, PHN, RN
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
05/15/2015 - 7:30am
05/15/2015 - 4:00pm
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
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...
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.
05/22/2016 - 3:29pm
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.