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Best Western Plus Sonora Oaks Hotel & Conference Center

19551 Hess Avenue

Sonora, CA 95370

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Our Speaker

Melissa Cole, MS, IBCLC, RLC

Melissa Cole is a board-certified lactation consultant, neonatal oral-motor assessment professional and clinical herbalist in private practice in Oregon. Melissa is passionate about providing comprehensive, holistic lactation support and improving the level of clinical lactation skills for health professionals. She enjoys researching and writing, especially on topics such tongue tie and botanical medicine.

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Conference Schedule

Monday, March 18, 8:15am - 4:15pm at the Sonora Oaks Hotel and Conference Center


*registration begins at 7:45am


7:45 Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:15 Welcome Address

8:30 BEYOND THE BASICS OF LATCH:
Support strategies for helping babies through challenging situations when the basics aren’t enough

10:00 Break

10:15 INFANT DIGESTIVE HEALTH CONCERNS:
An in-depth look at all things tummy related: allergies/intolerances, spit up, poop, fussiness and more!

11:45-12:45 Lunch

12:45 TONGUE AND LIP TIE:
A comprehensive look at assessment, treatment and pre and post frenotomy care strategies

2:15 Break

2:30 DIETARY & HERBAL GALACTOGOGUES

An individualized approach to selection and safety of foods, herbs and essential oils during lactation

4:00 Q&A/Evaluations

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Clinical Workshop with Live Dyads

Tuesday, March 19th, 8:30am -12:30pm at the Tuolumne County Health Department

Due to limited space, priority registration and seating is for those registered for the March 18 full day conference by February 25th who also work or reside in Tuolumne, Calaveras, or Amador counties. For all others interested, please contact 591-8524 or e-mail tcbc97@gmail.com to be placed on a waiting list.

Clinical Workshop Location

Tuolumne County Public Health Department
20111 Cedar Road North
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 533-7401

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Continuing Education

Provider approved by the CaliforniaBoard of Registered Nursing. Provider Number CEP 12847 for 6 contact hours for conference and 4 contact hours for clinical workshop. Provider: Tuolumne County Health Department. Application for CERPs has been submitted to IBCLE.

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Who Should Attend

The conference and workshop are recommended for: doctors, nurses, lactation consultants and counselors, WIC employees, dietitians, social workers, and others who are interested in supporting families in the continuation of breastfeeding.

Please no children other than quiet babies in arms, six months and under. Mothers with fussy babies may be asked to step outside.

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Raffle

Raffle prizes will be available during the conference. Tickets are $1 donation each, 6 for $5, or 25 for $20

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Sponsors

Thank you to our sponsors:

  • Adventist Health Sonora
  • Tuolumne County WIC Program

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Cancellations

Cancellations received by March 11th, 2019 would result in a full refund minus a 25% processing fee. No refunds after March 11th, 2019.


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