Events

 

Iowa Breastfeeding Coalition Meeting

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
Day 1 of Iowa Breastfeeding Conference
9 am - noon
FFA Enrichment Center
1055 SW Prairie Trial  Pkwy
Ankeny, IA 50023

*Breakfast and lunch provided!
You do not need to be a member to attend. 
Registration is required.

Meeting agenda
PowerPoint handouts for meeting

29th Annual Iowa Breastfeeding Conference

Wednesday, May 16th and Thursday, May 17th, 2018
FFA Enrichment Center
1055 SW Prairie Trial  Pkwy
Ankeny, IA 50023

Speakers:
Diana West, BA, IBCLC
Alia Macrina Heise, IBCLC
Marsha Walker, RN IBCLC
Dr. Jen Thompson, DC, CACCP
Jean Drulis, BA

Registration
 

Outpatient Breastfeeding Champion Training

June 5 & 6, 2018
8:00 - 5:00 pm each day
Unity Point Health - St. Luke's Hospital
1100 1st Ave NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Helen G Nassif Women's & Children's Health Building
Lower Level Conference Rooms A&B
$150 per person
Instructors:
Carol Reeder RN, BSN, IBCLC & Julie Cutler RN, BSN, MSN, IBCLC
Registration: https://themilkmob.org/fortwayne_201805

 

Basking Babies' 2018 Conference

Monday, November 5, 2018
PARC Event Center
5374 NE 12th Ave
Pleasant Hill, IA 50327

 

 

Breastfeeding Education for Iowa Communities

Half day training developed by the Iowa Breastfeeding Coalition.  Designed for anyone working with breastfeeding mothers to enhance knowledge of breastfeeding management.  The training has been held in Davenport, Harlan, Des Moines, Iowa Falls, Fort Madison, Ames, Chariton,  Waverly, Clarion, Clear Lake, and Manchester.  If you are interested in hosting a training in your community, contact Nicole Newman.  Download brochure here for objectives and more information.  Further details will be posted as plans finalize for each community.