Breastfeeding - Baby's Natural Choice Conference

10th Biennial Breastfeeding: Baby’s Natural Choice Conference

10th Biennial Breastfeeding
Baby’s Natural Choice Conference
Wednesday, August 14, 2013
La Vista Conference Center
Download Brochure Now

Target Audience
Physicians, Nurses, Lactation Consultants, Registered Dietitians, Residents, PAs, NPs, nurse midwives, medical nutrition therapists, social workers.

The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to increase knowledge related to breastfeeding success, to include topics such as how an infant's musculoskeletal system impacts their ability to effectively latch and feed, strategies to improve milk production, and the importance of distinguishing between food intolerances and hyper-lactation.


7:15am   Registration and Exhibits
7:45am   Welcome – Carl Smith, MD
8:00am   “Baby-led Breastfeeding”- Christina Smillie, MD
9:30am   Break & Exhibits
10:00am   “Making More Milk” - Diana West, IBCLC
11:30am   Exhibits & Lunch
12:15pm   “The Mother-Baby Dance: the right-brain connection” - Christina Smillie, MD
1:15pm   Break
    1:30pm  - Breakout Session One (participants will pick one)
1.  “Helping Breastfeeding Working Mothers” – Diana West, IBCLC
2.  “Oversupply vs. Food Hypersensitivity“ – Laura Wilwerding, MD, IBCLC
3.  "Gizmos and Gadgets” – Suzy Meyer, LLL, IBCLC
2:15pm   Break & Afternoon Refreshments
    2:30pm - Breakout Session Two (participants will pick one)
4.  "A Mother’s Hands” – Christina Smillie, MD
5.  "Peer Counseling: Making a Difference for WIC Families” – Juliann Boyle, RD; Leah Shrader, IBCLC; Jessica Kastning, RN
6.  "Craniosacral and Physical Therapy for Enhancing Breastfeeding” - Giuseppe Siracusano, DPT
3:15pm   Break
3:30pm   "Overcoming Breastfeeding Ambivalence” - Diana West, IBCLC
4:15pm   Closing Remarks and Evaluation
4:30pm   Adjourn


Registration Fee: $115
Register Now


The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This live activity, Breastfeeding: Baby’s Natural Choice Conference, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 6.25 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians.Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This program meets the criteria of an approved continuing education program for social work.

The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing Continuing Nursing Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This activity is provided for 6.5 contact hours under ANCC criteria.

6.25 L CERPS allocated by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE); IBLCE Approval # C1339322

This activity has been approved for 7.5 Level 2/3 continuing professional education units (CPEUs) by the Commission on Dietetic Registration, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

This program is approved for 6.5 Nebraska Medical Nutrition Therapy Continuing Education hours.

The American Midwifery Certification Board accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

Live Programs Calendar

Register Now!
2015 Lymphoma Study Group Dinner
Hematology Highlights: A Post ASH Review

February 20-21, 2015

Register Now!
Nebraska Nursing Roundtable:
Mental and Behavioral Care Webinar Series

March 12, 2015

Register Now!
COPD 9 USA Conference

June 5-6, 2015

Save the Date!!
Behavioral Health Series: Addictions
June 18, 2015

Save the Date!!
20th Annual Pharmacological Conference
for Advanced Practice Nurses
July 16-17, 2015

Save the Date!!
2016 Pan Pacific Lymphoma Conference

July 18-22, 2016