25th Annual Mother's Special Gift Breastfeeding Conference: We've Come a Long Way Baby!

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Target Audience

Lactation consultants, nurses, certified nurse midwives, advanced practice providers, physicians, breastfeeding peer counselors and other healthcare professionals who assess and assist the mother-baby breastfeeding dyad.

Description

Please join us for the 25th Anniversary Mother’s Special Gift Celebration Conference. Learn more about the progress that has been made in the field of lactation support for breastfeeding families and the obstacles that we continue to address and have yet to overcome. Engage with experts who will discuss best practices and available resources for promoting and supporting breastfeeding as a vital part of mother and child health.

Nurses, Lactation Consultants, Advanced Practice Providers, Certified Nurse Midwives and Breastfeeding Peer Counselors are welcome to join us and be part of this lively discussion with your peers and colleagues.

Please note: This program will held in Eastern Standard Time.

Topics & Speakers

Looking Back as We Move Forward: How Science and Culture has Influenced Breastfeeding and Lactation Support
Frieda L. Norris, MPH, BSN, FACCE, LCCE, CI
Pamela S. 'Pam' Spivey, MSN, CCNS, RNC-NIC

Cultivating Lactation Equity: Exploring Cultural Dynamics and Shaping Inclusive Policies
Kelley V. Lawrence, MD, IBCLC, FAAFP, FABM
Keyona C. Oni, MD, IBCLC, FAAFP

Fostering Trauma-Informed Perinatal Care Relationships
Mandy Irby, BSN, RNC-OB, C-EFM, LCCE, NSI-L1

Support for the Challenges of Breastfeeding
Rachel Dean, MPH, RDN, LDN, IBCLC

The Maternal-Child Microbiome
Jarold T. 'Tom' Johnston, Jr., DNP, CNM, IBCLC

Lactation Considerations for the Late Preterm Infant
Hannah E. Edens, MPH, RD, LDN, IBCLC, RLC

Look How Far We’ve Come!!
Frieda L. Norris, MPH, BSN, FACCE, LCCE, CI
Pamela S. 'Pam' Spivey, MSN, CCNS, RNC-NIC


Learning Outcome:
Discuss best practices and available resources for promoting and supporting breastfeeding as a vital part of mother and child health.

CE Credits:
6.0 Nursing Contact Hours
South Piedmont Area Health Education Center (South Piedmont AHEC) Nursing Education is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This program will be submitted to the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE)for CERP Credit.

6.0 Contact Hours/ 0.6 CEUs

Location
Atrium Health Cabarrus, Hamrick Theater
920 Church Street North
Concord, NC 28025

This conference will also be offered as a live webinar.

This Live Webinar will be broadcast with Zoom. Instructions to join the Live Webinar will be emailed prior to the event. You can test your computer by going to the Zoom Test Page

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Objectives

  • Learning Outcome: Discuss best practices and available resources for promoting and supporting breastfeeding as a vital part of mother and child health.

Contact

Patricia McLellan BSN, RN, 704 512 6578

Electives

Apr 22, 2024
8:25 AM - 4:35 PM
Open IN PERSON
Status
Open
Date(s)
Apr 22, 2024
Time
8:25 AM - 4:35 PM
Check-In Time
8:25 AM
Location
Atrium Health - Cabarrus or Live Webinar
Apr 22, 2024
8:25 AM - 4:35 PM
Status
Open
Date(s)
Apr 22, 2024
Time
8:25 AM - 4:35 PM
Check-In Time
8:00 AM
Location
Atrium Health - Cabarrus or Live Webinar
Details
Status
Open
Date(s)
Apr 22, 2024
Time
8:25 AM - 4:35 PM
Location
Atrium Health - Cabarrus or Live Webinar
Fees
$150.00
PRE-REGISTRATION BEFORE 4/8/2024
$0.00
Region 3 Breastfeeding Coalition Managers. Please use your assigned registration code.
$0.00
Region 3 Breastfeeding Coalition Peer Counselors. Please use your assigned registration code.
$0.00
No fee for Planning Committee Members. Please use your assigned registration code.
$0.00
No fee for Speakers/Presenters. Please use your assigned registration code.