Healthcare Provider Seminar 2015

Hot Topics in Breastfeeding

La Leche League of Connecticut's Annual Healthcare Provider Seminar for 2015 will be held at the the Four Points Sheraton in Meriden, CT on March 27, 2015.

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.

Hot Topics in Breastfeeding

Featured Topics Are:

State of the State:  Breastfeeding in Connecticut by Marilyn Lonczak, MEd, RD

Advancements in Maternal Nutrition by Jimi Francis, PhD, IBCLC

Reflux, GERD and Breastfeeding by Catherine Watson Genna, LLL Leader, BS, IBCLC

Biases, Culture and Breastfeeding by Valerie Bozzi, BS, IBCLC

Assessing for Tongue Tie by Catherine Watson Genna, LLL Leader, BS, IBCLC

Breastfeeding Strategies for Tongue Tied Infants by Catherine Watson Genna, LLL Leader, BS, IBCLC

Registration and Brochure

Online Registration will be available shortly.

Schedule and

More Information

Coming Soon!


Continuing Education

The Stamford Hospital designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category I CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Stamford Hospital is accredited by the Connecticut State Medical Society to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

This activity has been submitted to Northeast Multistate Division (NE-MSD) for approval to award 6.75 contact hours. Northeast Multistate Division (NE-MSD) is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Ac- creditation.

This program has been approved for 6.75 CERPs from the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners by a providership through La Leche League Alliance for Breastfeeding Education.

This program has been submitted to the Commission on Dietetic Registration for 6.75 CPEUs for RDs and DTRs.

LLL Alliance for Breastfeeding Education Continuing Education Units (6.75 CEUs) will be offered to LLL Leaders.

Speakers and planners do not have a significant financial interest or any affiliations with any persons or entities that could be perceived as having a bearing on their presentations.



For more information email Charlotte.

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Leader Enrichment Workshop 2015

There will be a  Leader Enrichment Workshop for all La Leche League Leaders, Leader Applicants, and Interested Mothers on Saturday, March 28th at the Four Points Sheraton, Meriden, CT.


Brochure & Registration

Coming Soon!

Exhibits and Volunteers

We are looking for volunteers. This is a great opportunity to get involved! If you would like to volunteer on the planning committee or would like to volunteer on the day of the events, please email Meg.
If you are an interested vendor or would like to donate to our silent auction, please email Meg.




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