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Minnesota Breastfeeding Coalition Statewide Workshop & Conference

Minnesota Breastfeeding Coalition

Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 8:00 AM - Friday, October 25, 2019 at 4:30 PM (CDT)

Minnesota Breastfeeding Coalition Statewide Workshop &...

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
10/24/19 Workshop, Earlybird rate
Fee increases by $15 after 9/25/19.
Ended $120.00 $0.00
10/24/19 Workshop, Earlybird, student
Fee increases by $15 after 9/25/19.
Ended $75.00 $0.00
10/25/19 Conference, Earlybird rate
Fee increases by $15 after 9/25/19.
Ended $120.00 $0.00
10/25/19 Conference, Earlybird, student Ended $75.00 $0.00
Donation to the MBC
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Oct 25, 2019 Enter donation ($)
Workshop + Conference Combo, Earlybird   more info Ended $230.00 $0.00
10/24/2019 Workshop Ended $135.00 $7.85
10/25/2019 Conference Ended $135.00 $7.85
Workshop + Conference Combo Ended $260.00 $14.18
Conference Exhibitor Ended $125.00 $0.00

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Event Details

2019 Annual Workshop Agenda | October 24 | 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Counseling & Breastfeeding Skills To Support Mothers & Families 

Topics to include:

  • Starting the Conversation  – Integrating Maternal and Infant Mental Health, Infant Development and Lactation Support

  • Tongue Tie Assessment: Developing a Collaborative Plan of Care

  • Breastfeeding Skills Workshop  - Hand Expression & Pumping

  • Breastfeeding Skills Workshop - Skin-to-Skin and Latch & Positioning

  • Breastfeeding Skills Workshop - Alternate Feeding Devices & Paced Bottle Feeding


 Evening Reception, hosted by the Equity & Access Subcommittee, 5:15 p.m. 

Light hors d'oeuvres and non-alcoholic refreshments will be served.


2019 Annual Conference Agenda | October 25 | 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

Framing the Message Around Breastfeeding: How to Inspire, Engage & Advocate For Change

Topics to include:

  • The Principles of Case-Making Around Breastfeeding

  • Advocating for Pregnant, New Mothers and Babies in Healthcare, Workplace, and Childcare

  • From Idea to Action:

    • Coalition Success Stories

    • Hmong Breastfeeding Project
  • Minnesota Breastfeeding Coalition Meeting: Updates and Awards

  • Racial Inequity and Breastfeeding

  • Cultural Compentency in Breastfeeding

  • Engaging and Empowering Fathers In the Prenatal and Postpartum Period

Continuing education credit applications for nurses, dietitians and lactation providers submitted.

Hotel room blocks have been secured at the following two locations - click on each hotel to search reservations:

Doubletree By Hilton Rochester

Comfort Inn & Suites

Health Equity Scholarships available for those of Native American, African American, and Asian descent and from those in greater Minnesota with low breastfeeding rates. Application will be posted to the MBC website Events Page or can be found here.

**PLEASE NOTE THE AGENDA IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE**

Available presentation slides will be uploaded to the MBC website Events Page in mid-October for printing and downloading.

FAQs:

How many continuing education credits will be available for the workshop and meeting?

Continuing education credit applications for lactation providers (CERPs) and dietitians (CPEUs) have been submitted. Credits awarded must be approved by IBLCE and MAND before being announcing actual number. In general, 1 credit hour is awarded per 60 minute session if approved. Contact hours for nurses are calculated as outlined by the Minnesota Board of Nursing for continuing education.

What should I know before I register online?

If you are registering for a group, please include the email of each attendee so s/he can receive updates, information about handouts, etc.

Do I have to bring my printed registration to the event?

No, you do not need to have your printed registration.

Will there be a lactation space?

Yes, there will be a designated room for pumping. Please indicate on your registration if you will need a place to pump so we have enough room to accommodate all requests.

Will food be provided?

Continental breakfast and a lunch are included with registration for both the workshop and conference with an optional reception the evening of the workshop.

What is the refund policy?

Refunds are available until September 24, 2019.  Contact Lisa Roberts at mnbfcevents@gmail.com.

Questions?

Send to mnbfcevents@gmail.com.

Visit our Facebook page  and mnbreastfeedingcoalition.org for updates on the event. 

Have questions about Minnesota Breastfeeding Coalition Statewide Workshop & Conference ? Contact Minnesota Breastfeeding Coalition

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Doubletree By Hilton Rochester
150 South Broadway
Rochester, MN 55904

Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 8:00 AM - Friday, October 25, 2019 at 4:30 PM (CDT)


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