Florida Breastfeeding Conferences

FBC Healthcare Provider Lactation Seminar
April 18, 2015
"Breastfeeding - Creating Policy and Cultural Change"
at Volusia County FL DOH Health Department in Daytona Beach, FL
1845 Holsonback Dr, Daytona Beach, FL 32117
Check back for online handouts around April 10th

Nursing CEUs and CERPs for IBCLC (Lactation Consultants)
6 CEUs have been approved for RN, RD, CNM
expecting approval for 6 CERPs for IBCLCs
Certificate of attendance will be given for all others

Who should attend: Physicians ~ Nurses ~ Nurse Practitioners ~ Nurse Midwives
Clinical Nurse Specialists ~ Nurse Educators ~ Lactation Consultants/Counselors
Registered or Licensed Dietitians ~ Childbirth Educators o Doulas  
La Leche League Leaders ~ Healthy Start ~ Anyone Interested in Supporting a Breastfeeding Culture

If you support breastfeeding then you recognize the need to improve breastfeeding outcomes as well as the duration of breastfeeding.  
The information presented at this year's seminar will help educate on how to create policy change in institutions, agencies and businesses
 to help better promote, protect and support breastfeeding.

Featured Speakers  

Cathy Carothers, BLA, IBCLC, RLC, FILCA
"The Time is Right: Seize the Moment with the National Initiative-Supporting Nursing Moms at Work"   
"Working with Childcare Centers to Promote Breastfeeding-Friendly Practices"   

Joan Y. Meek, MD, MS, RD, FAAP, FABM, IBCLC (Chair-Elect USBC)
"Joint Commission Core Measures on Exclusive Breastfeeding"  

Heidi Agostinho, PhD., IBCLC
"Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative" & "The State of Breastfeeding in Florida: Hospital Initiative"

Regina Roig-Romero, MPH, MCHES, IBCLC
"Hispanic Women and Supplementations: Why They Do It and How to Help"  

Nancy Faul, BA, IBCLC
"The State of Breastfeeding in Florida: Business Case for Breastfeeding"

Krista Schoen, MS, RD,LD & Esther March Singleton, MBA, BHS, BSN, LCCE, IBCLC
"The State of Breastfeeding in Florida Childcare Centers: Collaboration of FBC and State of Florida"

Last day to register will be April 8th
NO registrations at the door! All mail-in must be received before April 8th, 2015.

*** IMPORTANT NOTICE: WI-FI and Internet access are NOT available in this facility on Saturdays as it is a State of Florida building.  Please print out handouts in advance as you will not be able to get them on your computer at the conference.

LUNCH: Select on site.  Includes wrap, pasta salad, dessert, iced tea or lemonade.  Water available.
Choice of wrap:
Turkey w/pepper jack
Chicken Caesar
Mexican Shredded Steak

Healthcare Provider Seminar Policy

NO CHILDREN (ONLY BABY IN ARMS) - This is a professional seminar and out of respect for the attendees and speakers we are asking that only quiet nursing babies in arms attend.  Please plan to sit at back of room to minimize distraction to other attendees and to leave the seminar room if your baby cannot quickly be settled.

Speakers and/or topics are subject to change or cancellation without notice.

Will NOT be provided at seminar but will be provided on the FBC website for attendees to download.  They will be up at least one week before the seminar for attendees to download if they wish a copy to take to the seminar. WI-FI and Internet access are NOT available in this facility on Saturdays as it is a State of Florida building.  Please print out handouts in advance as you will not be able to get them on your computer at the conference.

For cancellations with a refund, less a $25 handling fee, requests must be postmarked by
April 1, 2015. Mail your request to Cathy Gillespie, 2022 Sunset Road, Mount Dora, FL 32757 and include a self addressed stamped envelope.

 Registration Includes: One Day Seminar, Continental Breakfast,  Lunch & Continuing Ed Credits (nurses & IBCLCs only)
$140.00 Registration
last day to register is April 8, 2015
Special room rates at:
 Courtyard at Marriott Daytona Beach
   1605 Richard Petty Blvd.   Daytona Beach, FL  32114
Florida Breastfeeding Coalition Conference Room Block May2015 >>
1 800 321 2211 or 386 255 3388    
 Code: FBCC   Before 4/3/15

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IBCLC L-# and/or RN License #
$60.00 Discount FEE
for non-paid volunteers or students
(includes La Leche League Leaders, unpaid Breastfeeding Peer Counselors, Students)
Special room rates at:
Hilton Garden Inn -Daytona Beach Airport
189 Midway Avenue   Daytona Beach, Fl  32114
Tel: 386-944-4000   
Code: Florida Breastfeeding Coalition or FLB    Before 4/2/2015

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If you have any concerns about your health or the health of your child,
 you should always consult with a physician or other healthcare professional.