2015 Summit Program & Presentations

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Guidelines for Skillful Conversation
Connection Before Content Activity – (We encourage you to continue the #BreastfeedingBarrierBuster with your local coalition and colleagues!)

Sharing Tables
Golden Nugget Awards
Golden Wave Awards 2015

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Pre-conference Speakers:

Data Talks: Steering Change to Decrease Infant Feeding Disparities

What You Don’t Know Hurts Us: Understanding How Racism and White Privilege Affect Breastfeeding Disparitites

Panel and Discussion – African American Population

Panel and Discussion – Latino Population

Panel and Discussion – Adolescents, Social Media and Resources

Communities Matter: Shifting the Conversation

Plenary Speakers:


California Breastfeeding Rates: Where Are We on Our Journey?

United States Breastfeeding Committee Strategic Framework

Collective Impact

The Milky Way – Every Mother Has a Story

Systems Change at the County Level to Support Breastfeeding

Let’s Talk Breastfeeding: Strategic Communcation

Spoken Word to Normalize Breastfeeding

Closing and Evaluation

Summit Workshop Tracks:

Health Care Systems Status

Providing and Evaluating Effective Prenatal Education for Baby-Friendly Step 3

Continuity of Breastfeeding Care in the Postpartum Period (BFHI Step 10)

Update on Affordable Care Act for Breastfeeding and Lactation Services, and How to Obtain Breast Pumps through Insurance

Local WIC Agencies Partnering with Hospitals on Step 10  of BFHI

Mothers, Families and Communities

Supporting All: The LGBTQ Community

Demystifying Human Milk Donation and Casual Milk Sharing

The Next Generation in Breastfeeding Support: Telehealth

Supporting Incarcerated Moms and Involving At-Risk Dads

Environments and Employment

Making Lactation Accommodations Work at School and Airports

Legal Protections for Breastfeeding Women in California: Making Sense of it All!

Changing the OR Environment: Skin to Skin After Cesarean

Formula Marketing in the Information Age: A Moving Target

  • Jennie Bever Babendure, PhD, IBCLC

Clinical Updates and Services

Treatment of the Hypoglycemic Infant (and his Mother!)

Improving Breastfeeding Rates in Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Infants in the NICU, and Milk and Marijuana: What to Do?

Preterm and VLBW Babies: Going Home Breastfeeding

Obesity, Gastric Bypass Surgery and Breastfeeding

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