Health Provider Seminars

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Protecting breastfeeding: policy and clinical skills

Join us for a full day workshop with world-expert, Marsha Walker RN IBCLC, offering you the skills and strategies needed to make the greatest impact to breastfeeding rates, wherever you work.  Whether you practice in the community, hospitals, primary care or private practice or have responsibility for policy-making or advocacy initiatives, you will come away from this workshop with new, practical, evidence-based approaches to helping families meet their breastfeeding goals.

Topics will include:

  • Cracking the Code: Demystifying the International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes

  • Mammary dysbiosis: Probiotics, vibration, and turmeric?

  • Stemming the Tide of Supplementation

  • The Infant Microbiome

  • Staying out of hot water: practical strategies for addressing conflicts of interest in clinical and health promotion settings​

 

6.0 CERPs will be requested from IBLCE

Space is limited: register early to take advantage of Early Bird Pricing for $160 (increases to $185 on September 15th). Save even more if you register as a group of 5 or more.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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REGISTRATION NOW OPEN at https://www.lllc.ca/hp-seminar-registration-2018

 

 

To encourage, promote and provide mother-to-mother breastfeeding support and educational opportunities as an important contribution to the health of children, families and society. Mothering through breastfeeding is the most natural and effective way of understanding and satisfying the needs of the baby.