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Mar
28
Tue
Pasadena: Lactation Educator Counselor Course (5 meetings)
Mar 28 – Mar 30 all-day

UC San Diego Extension Lactation Education Program

Download the flyer here.

Pasadena, CA: March 28, 29, 30 & May 9, 10, 2017 (5 meetings)

This program prepares health professionals and other interested individuals to become lactation educators. It furnishes the basic information necessary to promote breastfeeding and to interact in the breastfeeding situation by assisting and encouraging the breastfeeding triad of mother, baby, and support person.

Topics include basic anatomy and physiology of lactation, early attachment of the baby, hospital care, support during the postpartum stage, common concerns and solutions, and appliances and apparatuses used in breastfeeding.

This 45 hour program meets the prerequisite requirement for the LEAARC Approved Lactation Consultant training program. At completion of the course students are “Certificated Lactation Educator Counselors.”

This course is the required prerequisite to the Lactation Consultant course.

Other Credit: BRN, RD: 45 CE Hrs.  IBLCE CERP’s: 45

Credit: 4 units

View the program website at www.breastfeeding-education.com 

TO ENROLL:

-On the web: extension.ucsd.edu

-By Phone: (858) 534-3400

Section 119958
Cost: $695

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Email: ucsdlactation@ucsd.edu
or call: (858) 534-9262

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Mar
30
Thu
Santa Ana: Concerns for Breastfeeding – Everything from Marijuana Use to Social Media
Mar 30 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Update 2017: Concerns for Breastfeeding – Everything from Marijuana Use to Social Media

Download the flyer here.

Register here.

Featured  Speaker and Topics:

Laurel Wilson,   IBCLC, BSc, CLE, CCCE, CLD

Laurel Wilson is an author, international speaker and pregnancy and lactation expert. She serves as the Executive Director of Lactation Programs for the Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association. She is on the Board of Directors for the US Breastfeeding Committee.

Topics for the day include:

  • Milk Sharing: The Gray Area Between Scope and Need
  • Marijuana and Breasƞeeding‐The Potential Impact of Cannabis on the Infant
  • Can a Baby Be Allergic to Breastmilk? Lactose Intolerance, Allergies, Sensitivities and Galactosemia
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Apr
3
Mon
Online: Lactation Educator Counselor Course
Apr 3 – Jun 17 all-day

UC San Diego Extension Lactation Education Program

Spring Online: April 3 – June 17, 2017

This program prepares health professionals and other interested individuals to become lactation educators. It furnishes the basic information necessary to promote breastfeeding and to interact in the breastfeeding situation by assisting and encouraging the breastfeeding triad of mother, baby, and support person.

Topics include basic anatomy and physiology of lactation, early attachment of the baby, hospital care, support during the postpartum stage, common concerns and solutions, and appliances and apparatuses used in breastfeeding.

This 45 hour program meets the prerequisite requirement for the LEAARC Approved Lactation Consultant training program. At completion of the course students are “Certificated Lactation Educator Counselors.”

This course is the required prerequisite to the Lactation Consultant course.

Other Credit: BRN, RD: 45 CE Hrs.  IBLCE CERP’s: 45

Credit: 4 units

View the program website at www.breastfeeding-education.com 

TO ENROLL:

-On the web: extension.ucsd.edu

-By Phone: (858) 534-3400

Section 119954
Cost: $695

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Email: ucsdlactation@ucsd.edu
or call: (858) 534-9262

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Apr
4
Tue
Hollister: The Sacred Hour and Beyond
Apr 4 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Sacred Hour and Beyond

April 4, 2017, 8 AM  – 12 PM

Guest Speaker: Raylene M. Phillips, MD, MA, IBCLC, FABM, FAAP

Who Should Attend:

  • Pediatricians
  • Family Practitioners
  • OB/GYNs
  • RNs
  • Doulas
  • Perinatal Health Educators
  • Medical Assistants
  • Medical Office Staff

Download the flyer here.

 

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Apr
9
Sun
San Diego: CWA Annual Conference and Trade Show
Apr 9 – Apr 12 all-day

CWA 2017 Annual Conference and Trade Show

Sunday, April 09, 2017 – Wednesday, April 12, 2017


Town and Country Resort and Convention Center

619-291-7131

500 Hotel Circle North
San Diego , California 94010
United States

Special Pre-Conference Sunday, April 9: Updates in Breastfeeding Care Practice

  • Epigenetics and Breastfeeding: Potential Long-term Impacts on Health
  • The Impact of Social Media on Mothers during Lactation
  • Milk Sharing: The Grey Line between Scope and Need

Presenter: Laurel Wilson, IBCLC, CLE® CCCE, CLD MotherJourney

  • In-Hospital and Post-Discharge Nutrition for the NICU Infant

Presenter: Nancy Wight, MD, IBCLC, FABM,

Register here.

More information here.

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Apr
22
Sat
Bakersfield: Comprehensive Lactation Ed
Apr 22 all-day

Comprehensive Lactation Ed

90 Hours, must attend all dates in 2017: 1/21, 2/18, 3/18, 4/22, 5/20, 6/17, 7/15, 8/19, 9/16, 10/21

Download Brochure Here

Register Here

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Bakersfield: Lactation Educator Training
Apr 22 all-day

Lactation Educator Training

45 Hours, must attend all dates: 1/21, 2/18, 3/18, 4/22, 5/20

Download the Brochure Here

Register Here

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Apr
28
Fri
Santa Rosa: Certified Lactation Specialist Program
Apr 28 – Apr 30 all-day

Certified Lactation Specialist Program

April 28, 29, 30, 2017

1057 College Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA

The Certified Lactation Specialist Program offers comprehensive information on breastfeeding with an emphasis on hands-on skills to enable the provider to give effective and individualized assistance to breastfeeding mothers.

The program is for healthcare providers or educators who want to effectively help new mothers successfully breastfeed their babies.

This program is offered by With Child Breastfeeding Support Services.

Download the Registration Form Here

Contact Information:
(707) 722-5050
rosanne@sonic.net

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May
15
Mon
Salinas: Certified Lactation Counselor Certification
May 15 – May 19 all-day

Certified Lactation Counselor Certification

Go to the website here for more information about the CLC certification and registration.

Register four or more from your agency now to receive a $50 discount per person.

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May
16
Tue
Loma Linda: Lactation Educator Counselor Course (5 meetings)
May 16 – May 18 all-day

UC San Diego Extension Lactation Education Program

Download the flyer here.

Loma Linda, CA: May 16, 17, 18 & June 26, 27, 2017 (5 meetings)

This program prepares health professionals and other interested individuals to become lactation educators. It furnishes the basic information necessary to promote breastfeeding and to interact in the breastfeeding situation by assisting and encouraging the breastfeeding triad of mother, baby, and support person.

Topics include basic anatomy and physiology of lactation, early attachment of the baby, hospital care, support during the postpartum stage, common concerns and solutions, and appliances and apparatuses used in breastfeeding.

This 45 hour program meets the prerequisite requirement for the LEAARC Approved Lactation Consultant training program. At completion of the course students are “Certificated Lactation Educator Counselors.”

This course is the required prerequisite to the Lactation Consultant course.

Other Credit: BRN, RD: 45 CE Hrs.  IBLCE CERP’s: 45

Credit: 4 units

View the program website at www.breastfeeding-education.com 

TO ENROLL:

-On the web: extension.ucsd.edu

-By Phone: (858) 534-3400

Section 119953
Cost: $695

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Email: ucsdlactation@ucsd.edu
or call: (858) 534-9262

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