Conferences, Education & Resources

October 12, 2016

Upcoming 2017 Conferences

ImprovingBirth Chattanooga: Birth and Breastfeeding conference on May 20th in Chattanooga, TN- Register Here

 

ILCA 2017 Conference “Knowledge, Diversity, Equity: Global Access to Skilled Lactation Care” 19 – 22 July in Toronto, Canada. #ILCA2017

Register at: http://www.ilca.org/

Save the Date! Second Annual SELCA Conference in Atlanta on November 4th-

 

Georgia Breastfeeding Resources

Zipmilk.org

Don’t forget to keep your zipmilk.org listings current, and/or register if you haven’t. Also, spread the word about zipmilk.org so families will know where to look when they need to.

Georgia Breastfeeding Coalition

Please sign up or sign in and update your information for the email list for GBC.

Visit georgiabreastfeedingcoalition.org and click on the “Join Us.”

Ongoing Resources

While preparing for the IBCLC exam several years ago, Pamela K. Murphy, Ph. D, CNM, IBCLC identified the strong need for an online resource that provides a compilation of continuing education in the field of lactation. Here is the website created in response to that need.

 

 

Education

Health-e-learning Lactation Education Online is a great place to start for online education.

Lactation Education Resources Online Education also offers E- CERPS.

Bright Futures Lactation Resource Center offers in-person classes and exam review sessions.

Lactation Education Consultants  offers in-person classes, home study and exam review resources, as well as in-services for clinical staff. Check out one option here.

Marie Biancuzzo’s website, Breastfeeding Outlook, offers in-person and online lactation education and exam review.

 

Resources

International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE)

US Lactation Consultant Association(USLCA)

US Breastfeeding Committee

Baby Gooroo (Amy Spangler)