Conferences, Education & Resources

October 12, 2016

Upcoming 2017 Conferences

Registration NOW OPEN! Second Annual SELCA Conference in Atlanta on November 4th- up to 10 CERPS, approved by IBLCE- CEUs awarded depend on which sessions you select to attend.

 

Register Today! 
October 23-24, 2017
Dublin, GA

 Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies of Georgia Annual Meeting and Conference

Each year, HMHB brings together members, providers and advocates to hear from maternal and infant health experts on a number of important issues to improve outcomes for our Georgia families. 2017 marks the first year we will have a two-day event with more panels and offerings than ever! Please plan to join us and hear the most recent research available, attend interactive workshops and receive CEUs and CERPs!
The following CEUs have been applied for*:
Nursing
7 Contact Hours
IBCLE CERPs (Approved)
4-L; 8.75-R
Social Work CEs
4.5 Core; 3.5 Related
Counseling CEs Approved
3 Core (All on Day I)
CAPPA Childbirth Educators
7 Contact Hours

Questions? Email us at thecoalition@hmhbga.org

*CEUs awarded depends on which sessions you select to attend. All final CEU information will be posted in advance of the Conference.

 

 

 

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.”

 

Helpful Information

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)