Rhode Island Breastfeeding Coalition
The Rhode Island Breastfeeding Coalition Presents:"Today's Tools for Tomorrow's Success"April 6, 20178:00 AM to 5:00 PMProvided in partnership with Women & Infants Hopsital of Rhode Island
Additional presentation details will be added as they become available. Please check back for updated information on presentations.
8:00 AM - Registration opens
8:30 AM - Opening remarks with Angela Ankoma of the Rhode Island Department of Health's Health Equity Institute
8:45 AM - "Evidence Based Breastfeeding: What's New?" with Cynthia Zembo, RN, BSN, IBCLC
9:45 AM - BREAK
10:00 AM - "Breastfeeding and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome" with Kristen Brown, MAT, MS, RN, CPNP, IBCLC and Melissa Moreau, MSN, RN, NP-C, IBCLC
12:30 PM - LUNCH
1:30 PM - "To Clip or Not to Clip: Assessing and Treating Tongue-Tie" with Alison K. Hazelbaker, PhD, IBCLC, FILCA, CST, RCST
3:00 PM - BREAK
3:15 PM - "Using the Hazelbaker Assessment Tool for Lingual Frenulum Function" with Alison K. Hazelbaker, PhD, IBCLC, FILCA, CST, RCST
5:00 - Conference closes; submitted evaluations are required to receive continuing education credits
Continuing Education Credits:
Continuing education credits are pending. The conference committee is in the process of applying for CME (physicians), CEU (nurses), and CERP (lactation) credit types for this learning experience. Please check back for updated information on continuing education credits.
We will have vendor tables at this event. Most vendors can accept credit/debit cards or checks and an ATM is located near by.
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