Healthcare Provider Seminar 2014
Creating a Community for Comprehensive Lacation Care
La Leche League of Connecticut's Annual Healthcare Provider Seminar for 2014 will be held at the the Four Points Sheraton in Meriden, CT on April 4, 2014.
Our Healthcare Provider Seminar is open to doctors, nurses, lactation consultants and other breastfeeding professionals to provide them with the opportunity to connect and share information regarding breastfeeding and its health effects not only on the infant but the community at large.
We are pleased to announce this year’s speakers and topics:
Impact of Government Policies on Breastfeeding:
Gerard Calnen, MD
Ethical Conduct When Conflict Arises in Lactation Care:
Liz Brooks, JD, IBCLC
Working Together: Hospitals, WIC, LLL and Other Health Professionals:,
Caroline Cooke, RD WIC Coordinator for CT
Breastfeeding the Premature Infant:
Robin Murtha, APRN, IBCLC
Best Practices for Breastfeeding:
Julie Bouchet Horwitz, FNP, IBCLC
Registration and Brochure
Online Registration is available.
If you would prefer, you can print a copy of the Registration form and Brochure and mail it with payment (check or money order only, do not send cash) to:
Diane Thompson, Registrar 27 Jeremiah Road, Sandy Hook, CT 06482.
You may also email Diane with any registration questions at: Diane.T@LLLct.org
A schedule of the day and more information can be found on the event page.
6.5 CME credits will be given pending approval by Stamford
Hospital, which is accredited by the Connecticut State Medical
Society to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.
This activity has been submitted to the Connecticut Nurses’
Association for approval to award 6.5 Contact Hours. The
Connecticut Nurses’ Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
La Leche League of Connecticut has applied for 3.0 L-CERPs, 2.0 R-CERPs and 1.5 E-CERPs from International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners by a providership through La Leche League Alliance for Breastfeeding Education.
LLL Alliance for Breastfeeding Education Continuing Education
Units (6.5 CEUs) will be offered to LLL Leaders.
This program has been submitted to the Commission on Dietetic Registration for 6.5 CPEUs for RDs and DTRs.
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Leader Enrichment Seminar 2014
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