2019


Lehigh Valley Breastfeeding Coalition’s 2nd Annual Lactation Conference

Saturday, February 2, 2019 Snow Date 2/9/19

8:00am - 4:30pm (Check-in at 7:30am)


Lafayette College, Easton, PA

A one-day professional development conference for Healthcare Providers, Birth Workers, Lactation Supporters, and Caregivers. Students and community members welcome! Accommodations available for pumping and care of healthy infants.

Topics & Speakers
  • Counseling to Empower - Leila Nassar, IBCLC, MA

  • Cryptic Sabotage: Exposing Linguistic Subtleties that Undermine Breastfeeding - Christine Roca, BS, IBCLC

  • Medications & Breastfeeding - Jennifer Abdul-Rahman, BSN, RN, IBCLC

  • Breastfeeding & Contraceptives - Samina Anthony, RN, BS, IBCLC

  • A Team Approach to Treatment of Tethered Oral Tissues - Mandula Seneviratne, MS, CCC-SLP; Caitlin McGowan, MS, CCC-SLP/L; and Alyssa Mierta, CLC

  • Assessment and Surgical Treatment of Tethered Oral Tissues - Sri Kiran Chennupati, MD, FAAP

  • In-Patient IBCLCs - Beth Kushner-Giovenco, RN, BSN, IBCLC

  • Donor Human Milk in the NICU - Vivian Foulke, RNC, BSN, IBCLC

  • NICU and Special Needs Exclusive Breastfeeding - Jana Walker, LSW

  • Perinatal Mental Health and Postpartum Support Preferences in New Parents of Multiples - Susan Wenze, PhD

Session Details and Program of Events

Professional* - $100

*Participants may earn up to 6.5 CERPs allocated by IBLCE. IBLCE Verification Number C1881342.
Application for Continuing Education for RNs has been submitted to the PA State Board of Nursing

We have not applied to other credentialing authorities for approval to provide CEUs, however, we have attached some of the Independent Study forms below, and are happy to provide supporting documentation upon request. Please check with your credentialing authority for requirements.

Attendee (No CERPs/CEUs) - $50

Student (w/ valid ID) - $20

All registrations include a full day of learning, refreshments, and lunch. All attendees will receive a certificate of attendance. Discounts available for groups of 5 or more.


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