Health Provider Seminars 2018


October 18-19, 2018 in Toronto and Kingston 

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​

Register at:

6.0 CERPs will be requested from IBLCE

Who should attend? IBCLCs, Nurses (Hospital, Community & Public Health), Midwives, Physicians, Dieticians, Registered Early Childhood Educators, Breastfeeding Counsellors, Doulas, Pre-natal Educators

Space is limited: $185. Note: save if you register as a group of 5 or more.

To encourage, promote and provide breastfeeding, chest feeding and human milk feeding support and educational opportunities as an important contribution to the health of children, families and society