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Networking: Engaging Community to Strengthen Breastfeeding Support

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Sobrato Center for Nonprofits

1400 Parkmoor Avenue

Meeting Room, Cupertino B

San Jose, CA 95126

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Join us for our first annual networking event! Enjoy an afternoon networking with medical providers, doulas, lactation consultants, nurses, business owners and other breastfeeding community advocates. Come learn more and share innovative ideas and strategies around topics such as lactation accommodations in the workplace and at school, current Breastfeeding policies, Breastfeeding trainings, community events and Breastmilk donation. Come meet others who support breastfeeding in your community!


TARGET AUDIENCE

The target audience for this event includes, but is not limited to:

  • Pediatricians
  • OB/GYN’s
  • Family Practice MD’s
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Nurses
  • Medical Assistants
  • Health Educators
  • Medical Office Staff
  • Lactation Consultants
  • Doulas
  • Field Related College Students
  • Business Owners
  • School District Leadership


PRESENTER BIOGRAPHY:

Jay McMillin, will share the exciting work being done by Babywearing International within our community to support breastfeeding families.

Jay is a professional Babywearing Educator, Certified Lactation Educator (CLE), and mother of an almost five year old. She is a University of California Berkeley graduate, and holds a degree in Ethnic Studies.

Jay has years of experience as a prenatal and postpartum educator, and has been fortunate to be a part of hundreds of families breastfeeding and babywearing journeys. She is an advanced Babywearing Educator with Babywearing International of the Bay Area, and the current President of the Board of Directors. She has worked to promote baby carrying as a missing public health intervention for over three years through consumer and educator classes. Her personal goal is to empower parents to follow their own journey through supportive parenting education.


















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San Jose, CA 95126

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