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The Milk Mob’s Outpatient Breastfeeding Champion Course in Madison November 2018!

Dear WALC Community,
The Milk Mob is conducting its 16 hour Outpatient Breastfeeding Champion Training November 6, 13, 20 & 27, 2018 at the GHC Capital Clinic in Madison, WI. The course will be held on Tuesdays from 7:30-11:30 a.m.
This training course is optimal for both inpatient and outpatient breastfeeding supporters who would like to learn how to answer the most commonly asked questions about breastfeeding. Typical participants have been hospital nurses, nursing assistants, office nurses, medical assistants, nutritionists, speech therapists, medical social workers, peer counselors, doulas, midwives, and health professional students.
This course provides 12.75 L-CERPS and 13.9 nursing contact hours.
To learn more about the course, and to register, visit https://themilkmob.org/madison-201811/
For questions, please contact Admin@themilkmob.org

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Registration open!

 

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Click this link: LLLofWI2018.junrev   to see full  details about the LLL of WI Continuing Education Event or check our website: www.lllofwi.org

Register HERE

Looking forward to seeing you all in November!

 

Samantha Metko RDN, IBCLC

Co-Area Coordinator of Events

LLL of WI

 

 

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The Art and Science of Breastfeeding Conference Registration Ends May 25, 2018

Dear All,

Registration ends May 25th, 2018 for The Milk Mob Art and Science of Breastfeeding Conference, which will be held Friday June 1st at the Promega Auditorium in Madison, Wisconsin!

https://themilkmob.org/wp-content/uploads/milkmob/MMob_ArtScience2018_flyer.pdf

We have an intriguing line-up of lecturers, including Bobby Nourani MD who will speak on Osteopathic Manipulation Treatment for Pregnant Mothers and Newborn Infants.

Christina Wichman MD will be speaking on the Periscope Project. This covers the assessment and management of perinatal mood and anxiety disorders.

Jenny Thomas MD will present on the Sensory Development of the Newborn: Transitions Which Help Breastfeeding.

We will also have Andrew Putney MD speaking on Opioid Abuse in the Pregnant and Breastfeeding Mother.

Amy Anderson DC will speak on why to consider Chiropractic and Craniosacral Care for Breastfeeding Infants.

It’s a home-grown conference, showcasing Wisconsin experts in the field from the bench to the dyad!

I hope to see you there!

Anne Eglash MD, IBCLC, FABM
President, The Milk Mob
Anne@themilkmob.org

www.themilkmob.org

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The Milk Mob’s 2nd Art & Science of Breastfeeding Conference in Madison June 1st!

Dear All,

Early Bird Registration will end on April 20th for The Milk Mob Art and Science of Breastfeeding Conference, which will be held Friday June 1st at the Promega Auditorium in Madison, Wisconsin!

https://themilkmob.org/wp-content/uploads/milkmob/MMob_ArtScience2018_flyer.pdf

We have an intriguing line-up of lecturers, including Bobby Nourani MD who will speak on Osteopathic Treatment for Pregnant Mothers and Newborn Infants.

Christina Wichman MD will be speaking on the Periscope Project. This covers the assessment and management of perinatal mood and anxiety disorders.

Jenny Thomas MD will present on the Sensory Development of the Newborn: Transitions Which Help Breastfeeding.

We will also have Andrew Putney MD speaking on Opioid Abuse in the Pregnant and Breastfeeding Mother.

Amy Anderson DC will speak on why to consider Chiropractic and Craniosacral Care for Infants.

It’s a home-grown conference, showcasing Wisconsin experts in the field from the bench to the dyad!

Come join us! The last day for sign- up is May 25, 2018.

Anne Eglash MD, IBCLC, FABM
President, The Milk Mob
Anne@themilkmob.org

www.themilkmob.org

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  • #1 by AEglash on April 22, 2018 - 3:56 pm

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    Dear All,

    Early Bird Pricing for The Milk Mob’s 2nd Art & Science of Breastfeeding Conference has been extended to May 4th!

    Please join us June 1st in Madison, WI for a wonderful day of learning! See our website for info and to register https://themilkmob.org/art-science-2018/

    The last day for sign up is May 25, 2018.

    Anne Eglash MD, IBCLC, FABM
    President, The Milk Mob
    Anne@themilkmob.org

    http://www.themilkmob.org

  • #2 by AEglash on May 2, 2018 - 9:20 am

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    Dear All,

    Early Bird pricing for The Art & Science of Breastfeeding ends this Friday! We hope you will join us June 1st in Madison!

    Anne Eglash MD, IBCLC, FABM
    President, The Milk Mob
    Anne@themilkmob.org

    http://www.themilkmob.org

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“Roommate” needed for WALC conference.

I am happy to share my room for this weeks conference if you would like to share the cost!

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Outpatient Breastfeeding Supporter Training in Milwaukee April 19-20, 2018

Dear WALC Community,
The Milk Mob is conducting its 16 hour Outpatient Breastfeeding Champion Training on April 19-20th 2018 at the Milwaukee Center for Independence (MCFI) in Milwaukee, WI. This training is being sponsored by a generous WALC grant and the AABN. Scholarships are available for those who need financial assistance.
This training course is optimal for both inpatient and outpatient breastfeeding supporters who would like to learn how to answer the most commonly asked questions about breastfeeding. Typical participants have been hospital nurses, nursing assistants, office nurses, medical assistants, nutritionists, speech therapists, medical social workers, peer counselors, doulas, midwives, and health professional students.
This course provides 12.75 L-CERPS and 13.9 nursing contact hours.
To learn more about the course, and to register, visit https://themilkmob.org/milwaukee2018/
For questions, please contact Admin@themilkmob.org

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  • #3 by AEglash on March 12, 2018 - 10:17 am

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    Hello all!

    Registration is open for our 16 hour Outpatient Breastfeeding Champion Training on April 19th-20th in Milwaukee!. Scholarships are available for those who need financial assistance.

    Please see our website for info and registration.
    https://themilkmob.org/milwaukee2018/
    For questions, please contact Admin@themilkmob.org

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Upcoming USLCA Education Opportunities

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Birth Equity Leadership Academy Application

Birth Equity Leadership Academy Application
Greetings! We have a wonderful opportunity for you to learn and strengthen your knowledge base about birth equity! We have faculty members who are ready to go and will be assigned to you as your personal mentor. To help with your success of facilitating equity and equality of birth in your community. If you would like to join us for this cutting edge program please feel free to complete this brief application and return to us by ​February 28, 2018​. If you know of anyone who can benefit from mentorship and they are working in their communities- please feel free to pass along this information. HealthConnect One will contact you by March 15th, 2018 with next steps.

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LLL of WI bookstore SALE!

La Leche League of WI is having a post conference sale on their bookstore items. Check out the link and find yourself a deal!

https://squareup.com/store/la-leche-league-of-wisconsin

Questions? Contact Joannie at lllofwievents.treasurer@gmail.com

Thanks for shopping!

 

 

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Start off the New Year working towards something you believe in!

Are you passionate about breastfeeding and want to work with other enthusiastic and passionate individuals?
WALC is seeking a volunteer to work with WALC Members! Please contact Allison at allisonlavmon@gmail.com with questions or to express interest.
Membership Chair Job Description
1.Keep updated list of WALC members
We currently use Excel to maintain the membership list and share with other members of the Board who need access to this information.  Need access to Excel.
2.  Welcome new members to WALC and help get them set up with our website access for members.  Also provide them information about how to receive WALC postings.
2. Make a Membership Directory each March – email to Directory to our webmaster for posting in our password protected part of our website.
3.  Participate as a Board member at our 4 Board meetings each year (January, May, September and November). Location varies.

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