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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
19
Thu
La Leche League of Northern CA, Hawaii, N. Nevada Virtual Milk Drive
May 19 – Aug 31 all-day

In Partnership with Mothers’ Milk Bank of San Jose

Date: May 19 – August 31, 2022

Location: Virtual

La Leche League of Northern California/Hawaii/Northern Nevada is partnering with the Mothers’ Milk Bank of San Jose to host a virtual milk drive from May through National Breastfeeding Month in August.

All costs are covered by Mothers’ Milk Bank. Mention La Leche League when you donate!

For more information, please visit Mothers’ Milk Bank of San Jose website.

Questions? Please email la.leche.league.oakland@gmail.com or call 510-545-3840

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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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CBC Lactation Action Network Meeting
Jun 30 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Presented by the California Breastfeeding Coalition

Date: June 30, 2022

Time: 11a.m. to noon

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The purpose of the LAN meetings are to provide you with legislative updates and training to be confident, effective and efficient as you advocate for lactation and broader reproductive and child health issues with your local, state and federal representatives. Storytelling around advocacy efforts will be of focus during this meeting!

What is the Lactation Action Network?

The Lactation Action Network (LAN) is a group of people who are members of the California Breastfeeding Coalition and California WIC Association and collaborate to address the systemic and institutional barriers to breastfeeding at the policy level. The LAN participants are the voices for breastfeeding families in their communities, in Sacramento and in Washington DC.

Sign-up to join the LAN here!

Questions? Please email us at hello@californiabreatfeeding.org

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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

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

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Jul
30
Sat
Colorado Breastfeeding Coalition Breastival
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Hosted by Colorado Breastfeeding Coalition 

Date: July 30, 2022

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Location: Central Park Denver

8601 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

Denver, CO, 80238

Cost: Free

Come celebrate your Breastfeeding Journey with the Colorado Breastfeeding Coalition! The 6th Annual Breastival is a FREE event in Central Park from 10am-2pm, over 40 different vendors and resources for parents from across the metro area, delicious Food Trucks and FUN activities for the kiddos!

For more information, please visit the event webpage – here.

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Questions? Please contact Colorado Breastfeeding Coalition 720-277-6901 or by email info@cobfc.org

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Aug
6
Sat
Annual Breast Milk Drive and Health Fair
Aug 6 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Hosted by TrueCare and UC Health Milk Bank

Date: August 6, 2022

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Event Location: TrueCare

150 Valpreda Rd., San Marcos, CA, 92069

Join TrueCare and UC Health Milk Bank for our second annual milk drive and health fair! Share the benefits of human milk by donating your extra breast milk (minimum 100 oz). Your donated breast milk will nourish babies in need and help them thrive. Advance registration is required to donate: call (858) 249-MILK or email ucmilkbank@health.ucsd.edu

Come celebrate our breastfeeding families and learn about TrueCare’s family-centered health and lactation services for you and your baby.

Event flyer – English

Event flyer – Spanish

Questions? Please email ucmilkbank@health.ucsd.edu

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Sep
13
Tue
Continuity of Care in Breastfeeding Support: A Blueprint for Communities
Sep 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Presented by The National Association of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO)

Date: September 13, 2022

Time: 10 to 11:30 a.m.

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Building Community Workforce Capacity to Equitably Support Chest/Breastfeeding

Join NACCHO for the fifth webinar of the 8-part Every Step of the Way through the 1,000 Days series. This webinar will focus on Recommendation 5 of the Continuity of Care in Breastfeeding Support: A Blueprint for Communities. This session will discuss increasing the lactation workforce by providing lactation-specific training to all individuals who serve families.

View entire NACCHO Continuity of Care in Breastfeeding Support: A Blueprint for Communities webinar series here.

Questions? Please contact EEnnis@naccho.org with any questions.

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