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Thursday, September 20, 2018

TIME SESSIONS
8:00 – 8:30 Registration and Breakfast
8:30 – 10:00 Keynote: Linda Smith

Restoring the Continuum: Helping Babies Who Can’t Suck Normally 

10:00 – 10:15 Break
10:15- 11:15 Plenary: Heather Thompson

A Complicated Risk/Benefit Analysis for Colorado Breast/Chest Feeding Families Who Use Cannabis: Health, Policy, Legal, and Child Welfare Implications

11:15- 11:30 Break
11:30 – 12:30  Lunch Session: Maya Bunik

Debunking Mother’s Milk Myths: Challenging Cases in Breastfeeding

12:30- 12:45 Break
12:45 – 1:45 Plenary: Kimarie Bugg

Achieving Health Equity Through Breastfeeding

1:45- 2:15 Posters & Exhibitors
2:15- 3:15 Breakout: Brieanna Seefeldt

The Role of Bodywork for the Breastfeeding Dyad

Breakout: Amanda Ogden

Impact of Hormones in Milk Supply: PCOS, Insulin Resistance & Hyperandrogenism

3:15- 3:30 Break
3:30- 4:30 Breakout: Linda Smith

Perinatal Lyme Disease, What We Know and What We Don’t Know

Breakout: Linda Kopecky

Breastfeeding Friendly Medical Offices 

4:30- 5:00 Closing Announcements

Certificate Pick-up for Only Thursday Attendees

COBFC Social Hour – 5:00-6:00

Please plan to join us for fun, networking and to participate in the Colorado Breastfeeding Coalition’s annual meeting.

Snacks and drinks provided!

We will meet in the conference rooms at Children’s Hospital.

Annual Meeting Flyer.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Friday, September 21, 2018

TIME SESSIONS
8:00 – 8:30 Registration and Breakfast
8:30 – 10:00 Keynote: Kimarie Bugg

A Cultural Shift in Breastfeeding

10:00 – 10:15 Break
10:15- 11:15 Plenary: Tina Sherman

Public Policy Advocacy: An Effective Tool to Help Improve Breastfeeding Rates and WIN!

11:15- 11:30 Break

 

11:30 – 12:30  Lunch Session: Linda Smith

How to Talk so Mothers and Others Will Listen: Specific Communication Skills for Breastfeeding Counselors

12:30- 12:45 Break
12:45- 1:45 Plenary: Lorraine Redmond

Breastfeeding Friendly Environments: Effective Multi-Sector Initiatives in Rural Colorado

1:45 – 2:15 Posters and Exhibitors
2:15- 3:15 Breakout: Natalie Boeckx

Lactation Laws: Your Rights to Nurse and Pump in Colorado

Breakout: Jada Galassini

Teen Mothers in Breastfeeding

3:15- 3:30 Break
3:30- 4:30 Breakout: Linda Smith

Physics and Forces in Birth: Effects on the Infant

Breakout: Kim Desmond & Lizzie Schoon

Building Inclusive Lactation and Wellness Room Use Guidelines in Local Government

4:30- 5:00 Closing Announcements

Certificate Pick-up