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2nd Annual New Jersey Breastfeeding Medicine Education Initiative Conference

New Jersey Breastfeeding Medicine Education Initiative

Sunday, March 22, 2015 from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)

New Brunswick, NJ

2nd Annual New Jersey Breastfeeding Medicine Education...

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Early Bird Registration (Before 3/13) Mar 13, 2015 $135.00 $0.00
General Registration (After 3/13 but before 3/22) Not Started $160.00 $0.00
On Site Registration (3/22) Not Started $185.00 $0.00
Fellow / Resident Registration (must provide verification from program director) Mar 22, 2015 $95.00 $0.00
Medical and Nursing Students Mar 22, 2015 $50.00 $0.00

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Event Details

The goal of this conference is to provide healthcare providers with an update on breastfeeding management, focusing on current clinical evidenced-based and scientific research-based practices which are supportive of successful breastfeeding and postpartum influences on breastfeeding while emphasizing the critical role providers’ play in the promotion, protection, and support of breastfeeding.

 

Accreditation

 Application for up to 7.5 CMEs has been submitted to the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Contact hours have been applied for through the New Jersey State Nurses Association. Saint Peter’s University Hospital is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on accreditation, P#107 07/12 thru 07/15. Accredited status does not imply endorsement by NJSNA, Saint Peter’s University Hospital, or ANCC of any commercial products or services

CERPs: Application for CERP’s has been submitted to the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners.

 Target Audience

 This activity is designed for physicians and other healthcare providers who care for breastfeeding mothers and their infants.

 Program Director

Alla Gordina, MD, IBCLC, FAAP

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Agenda

 

Time

Topic

Speaker

7:00-7:45

Registration, Continental breakfast, exhibits

 

7:45-9:45 am

Breastfeeding and Cultural Norms: Building Awareness Amongst Providers

Rose St.Fleur, MD, IBCLC, FAAP

Breastfeeding Support Throughout the Prenatal and Peripartum Period: The Physician's Role.

Alicia Dermer, MD, IBCLC, FABM

Can we provide breastfeeding services and be paid for it too? 

Alla Gordina, MD, IBCLC, FAAP

What is the big deal with Anesthesia and breastfeeding?

Sarah Reece-Stremtan, MD

9:45-10:00 am

Refreshment Break/Exhibits 

 

10:00 am    – 12:00 pm

Ankyloglossia: Does it Matter and Can I fix It?

Diana Mayer, MD, IBCLC, FABM, FAAP

Supporting mothers’ and babies’ instincts as they learn to feed

Christina Smillie, MD, IBCLC, FABM, FAAP

Hands on approach to the treatment of acute breast pain

Ann Witt, MD, IBCLC, FABM and Maya Bolman, RN, IBCLC

 

Break/Exhibits

 

12:15– 12:40 pm

Key note address                               Physicians Support for breastfeeding

Lori Feldman-Winter, MD, MPH, FAAP, 2015 NJ Breastfeeding Champion Physician Award recipient

12:40-1:15 pm

Working lunch

 

1:15-1:45 pm

Book fair, exhibits

 

1:45-3:15 pm

and

3:30-5:00 pm

CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS

Advanced workshops (90 min each)

  • Ankyloglossia and Frenotomy - Diana Mayer, MD, IBCLC, FABM, FAAP
  • Keep it simple: What mothers and babies already know, how they think, and why this matters! - Christina Smillie, MD, IBCLC, FABM, FAAP
  • Hand expression and therapeutic breast massage techniques: practical skills and case studies review - Ann Witt, MD, IBCLC, FABM and Maya Bolman, RN, IBCLC


Basic Workshops (45 min each)

  • Practice management essentials for breastfeeding medicine providers- Alla Gordina, MD, IBCLC, FAAP 
  • Practical support for the breastfeeding dyad undergoing anesthesia. - Sarah Reece-Stremtan, MD
  • Breastfeeding and Cultural Norms (round table discussion)- Rose St.Fleur, MD, IBCLC, FAAP
  • Integrating the Promotion, Protection and Support of Breastfeeding Into Prenatal Care: Optimizing Maternal and Child Health Outcomes. – Alicia Dermer, MD, IBCLC, FABM
 

3:15-3:30 pm

Refreshment Break/Exhibits 

 

5:00 pm

Adjourn

 

                Refreshments and lunch are included with ticket price 

Thanks to generosity of St. Peter’s University Hospital Medical Staff leadership, St. Peter’s employees and affiliated physicians will have a free registration as well as free access to the conference recordings later this year.


                                           Refund Policy

There are no refunds. Credit (minus a $25 processing fee) towards future programs can be given for cancellations before March 10, 2014.

 

Volunteers needed!

We need 10 lactating volunteers to act as models during the breast massage workshops. Volunteers will be given registration discount. Contact us as info@njbreastfeedingmedicine.org

 

  Compliance

All participants, exhibitors and sponsors have to adhere to the International Code of Marketing of Breast Milk Substitutes and subsequent WHA resolutions


 Have questions?

 Interested in sponsoring this and our other projects?

               Contact New Jersey Breastfeeding Medicine Education Initiative                                                      info@njbreastfeedingmedicine.org

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When & Where


Saint Peter's University Hospital
254 Easton Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Sunday, March 22, 2015 from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)


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