*Registration payment includes Credit Cards and Interfund Transfers ONLY.
Lactation consultants, nurses, certified nurse midwives, advanced practice providers, physicians, breastfeeding peer counselors and other healthcare professionals who assess and assist the mother-baby breastfeeding dyad.
Nurses, Lactation Consultants, Advanced Practice Providers, Certified Nurse Midwives and Breastfeeding Peer Counselors are invited to join us at our annual Mother's Special Gift Breastfeeding Conference.
Experts in the field of lactation and breastfeeding will discuss best practices in the care of nursing mothers and their babies.
Topics and Speakers
Pandemic Lessons for Supporting Breastfeeding
Cecília Tomori, PhD, MA
Social Determinants of Health and Breast Feeding
Tonya Daniel,CD (DONA), IBCLC
A. Normalizing Breastfeeding: Understanding the Basics
Lisa Baker, MS, RD, IBCLC
B. Tiny but Mighty: Discussing Lactation Support in the NICU for Premature and Late Premature Babies
TaHysha McClain, MA, IBCLC
Top Ten Ways to Keep Lactation Care Legal and Ethical
Liz Brooks, JD, IBCLC, FILCA
The Voice of the Patient: Supporting Breastfeeding in Challenging Situations
Panel Discussion Moderated by:
Kathy Shaffer DNP, APRN, AGCNS-BC, C-ONQS
Frieda L Norris MPH, BSN, FACCE, CIMI, LCCE
Discuss comprehensive care and advanced issues related to assisting moms and babies to breastfeed.
6.0 Contact Hours/ 0.6 CEUs
6.0 Nursing Contact Hours
Charlotte Area Health Education Nursing Education Center (Charlotte AHEC) Nursing Education is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This program will be submitted the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE)for CERP Credit.
Live Webinar Information
This Live Webinar will be broadcast with Zoom. Instructions to join the Live Webinar will be emailed prior to the event. You can test your computer by going to the Zoom Test Page
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Patricia McLellan BSN, RN, 704 512 6578