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Apr
4
Mon
Gold Lactation Online Conference 2022
Apr 4 – Jun 30 all-day

Date: April 4 – June 30, 2022

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Join IBCLCs, Lactation Consultants, Physicians, Nurses, Midwives, Doulas, Dietitians, Speech Pathologists, Breastfeeding Volunteers, Academics, Students & more for the signature event in breastfeeding education. This unique conference features 28 Expert Speakers and the latest research and explores new global perspectives to a vibrant GOLD Community of over 4,500 participants from 90+ Countries.

From April 4 – June 30, explore an amazing program of thought-provoking topics and speakers who will expand your knowledge and skills, combined with community and connection. Enjoy all the conveniences of online learning and accredited breastfeeding education. Connect with colleagues and speakers through exclusive online forums, discussion groups, interactive sessions, networking opportunities and live chats.

Continuing Education Credits:

GOLD Lactation 2022 offers 29.5 Hours of Continuing Education. 29.5 CERPs (26.5 L-CERPs & 3 E-CERPs), CMEs, Nurse Contact Hours, Dietetic CPEUs and 2.9 MEAC Midwifery CEUs (equivalent to 29 NARM CEUs) approved.

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For any questions and registration assistance, please email team@goldlactation.com

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May
31
Tue
5-Day Comprehensive Clinical Webinar: Breastfeeding Medicine Course for Physicians & Other Providers
May 31 @ 7:15 am – Jun 4 @ 2:30 am

Presented by The Institute for the Advancement of Breastfeeding and Lactation Education (IABLE)

Date: Tuesday-Saturday, May 31 – June 4, 2022

For conference details download the event brochure here.

This is THE COURSE to begin the journey towards practicing Breastfeeding Medicine

The goal of this course is to provide breadth and depth of clinical knowledge for physicians and other providers who desire comprehensive breastfeeding education. Each session will focus on evaluation and management strategies in a case-based format, so that participants leave with the knowledge and skills to manage a wide variety of breastfeeding problems that they will encounter in a typical primary care practice.

We have a limited number of 25%-off scholarships for medical students, physicians-in-training, and other health professional students. If interested, please contact us and let us know your training status, and your school/residency program.

Questions? Please fill-out IABLE’s contact form – here.

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Community Milk Sharing Conversation
May 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Hosted by Open Arms Perinatal Services

Date: May 31, 2022

Time: 10-11:30 a.m.

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Questions? Please send email to elizabeth@openarmsps.org

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Jun
7
Tue
Online: USBC National Breastfeeding Conference & Convening
Jun 7 – Jun 9 all-day

Presented by the U.S. Breastfeeding Committee

National Breastfeeding Conference & Convening Pathfinders: Honoring Lactation Wisdom & Nurturing Innovation

Date: June 7-9, 2022

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The USBC conference brings together a diverse set of clinical, community, advocacy, and research professionals who recognize the public health importance of breastfeeding as critical for reducing the burden of infant morbidity and mortality, childhood and adolescent overweight, obesity, and chronic disease, and maternal type 2 diabetes and maternal breast and ovarian cancers.

Featuring an engaging intersection of plenary presentations, panel discussions and networking opportunities, the convening is designed to develop and strengthen the leadership capacity of the public health workforce. Representatives from direct service organizations, breastfeeding coalitions, hospitals and healthcare facilities, health departments, research institutions, and federal agencies will learn and engage with opportunities to effectively protect, promote, and support breastfeeding at the national, state, local, and community levels.

Explore the Registration Information and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) Page for more information.

Questions? Please contact the Conference Planner at conference@usbreastfeeding.org

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Jun
8
Wed
Congressional Briefing: Moms In Crisis
Jun 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

How the Pandemic and Formula Shortage Fed the Maternal Mental Health Crisis

Date: June 8, 2022

Time: 9:30-10:30 a.m.

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The briefing is sponsored by Maternal Mental Health Leadership Alliance, 2020 Mom, and Shades of Blue Project. In partnership with March of Dimes, Mental Health America and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. In conjunction with the Congressional Mental Health, Bipartisan Maternity Care & Black Maternal Health Caucuses.

Learn about the pandemic-driven rise in maternal mental health conditions, the effects of the infant formula crisis on moms’ mental health, and federal approaches to reduce mortality through systematic change, prevention, intervention and treatment at every level.

Speakers:

  • Adrienne Griffen, MPP, Executive Director, Maternal Mental Health Leadership Alliance, Moderator
  • Joy Burkhard, MBA, Executive Director, 2020 Mom
  • Kay Matthews, LCHW, Founder and Executive Director, Shades of Blue Project
  • Mary C. Kimmel, MD, Medical Director, NC Maternal Mental Health MATTERS
  • Mariel Mendez, Mom with Lived Experience, Seattle, WA

Questions? Please send email to emily.rosenberg@centerroadsolutions.com

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Jun
13
Mon
ASPHN’s 2022 Annual Meeting
Jun 13 @ 7:00 am – Jun 15 @ 2:00 pm

Hosted by Association of State Public Health Nutritionists

Date: June 13-15, 2022

Time: 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

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This year, ASPHN celebrates its 70th anniversary! Please help us mark this important milestone as we honor public health nutritionists at our 2022 Annual Meeting, “Bridging the Gaps: Celebrating 70 Years of Excellence in Leadership.”

This virtual event is designed with your professional development in mind. We’ll be featuring a variety of can’t-miss sessions that explore new communication tools, strategies and techniques; the latest trends in evaluation; and the path forward in fruit and vegetable consumption. Each day will be anchored by valuable federal update sessions from MCHB, CDC-DNPAO and USDA. You’ll also learn about the history of ASPHN and what’s on the horizon as it continues to build leaders in public health nutrition. Best of all, you’ll enjoy multiple opportunities to share and learn from one another, as well as build valuable connections through the virtual meeting lounge.

Plan now to attend this special anniversary meeting at no cost to register!

Questions? Please fill out and submit contact form or call 814-255-2829.

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Jun
28
Tue
3-Part Series: Diagnosing and Dismantling Obstetric Racism in Birthing Hospitals (Session 1)
Jun 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Presented by Dr. Karen A Scott, MD, MPH, FACOG

Date: June 28, 2022

Time: noon – 1:15 p.m.

Register here

Please click on flyer below to enlarge and read further details.

Questions? Please email Selina at selina.lao@ucsf.edu

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Jun
30
Thu
Placer Lactation Conference Presents:
Jun 30 @ 8:00 am – Jul 1 @ 5:00 pm

2022 Summer Conference featuring Jarold “Tom” Johnston, DNP, CNM, IBCLC and Jennifer Tow, BFA, MA, IBCLC, LMT, CSOM

Date: June 30 – July 1, 2022

Time: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Location: Virtual & In person

Valley Springs Church

2401 Olympus Dr., Roseville, CA, 95661


Topics include:

  • Still swimming upstream: Breastfeeding in a formula feeding world
  • Preventing the first c-section
  • A father’s role in breastfeeding
  • Developing clinical skills in lactation
  • Just when you think you know it all . . .
  • Heal the mother, heal the baby — Epigenetics, breastfeeding and the human microbiome
  • Metabolic function – Implications for milk supply
  • Structure and function in the breastfeeding infant

More information available on website!

13 L-CERPs, 1.25 R CERPs and 14.25 contact hours available

Questions? Contact Mary Wagner-Davis at (916) 276-8016 or by email placerconferences@gmail.com

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Jul
14
Thu
3-Part Series: Diagnosing and Dismantling Obstetric Racism in Birthing Hospitals (Session 2)
Jul 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Presented by Dr. Karen A Scott, MD, MPH, FACOG

Date: July 14, 2022

Time: noon – 1:15 p.m.

Register here

Please click on flyer below to enlarge and read further details.

Questions? Please email Selina at selina.lao@ucsf.edu

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Jul
27
Wed
3-Part Series: Diagnosing and Dismantling Obstetric Racism in Birthing Hospitals (Session 3)
Jul 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Presented by Dr. Karen Scott MD, MPH, FACOG

Date: July 27, 2022

Time: noon – 1:15 p.m.

Register here

Please click flyer below to enlarge and read further details.

Questions? Please email Selina at selina.lao@ucsf.edu

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