Placer Lactation Conferences Presents:


Jarold “Tom” Johnston, DNP, CNM, IBCLC

Jennifer Tow, BFA, MA, IBCLC, LMT, CSOM

November 3 & 4, 2022

Virtual event only

Topics include:

Still swimming upstream: Breastfeeding in a formula feeding world

Preventing the first c-section

A father’s role in breastfeeding

Developing clinical skills in lactation

Heal the mother, heal the baby — Epigenetics, breastfeeding and the human microbiome

The Breastfeeding Dyad: Metabolic function – implications for milk supply

The Breastfeeding Dyad: Seeing babies – Structure and function in the breastfeeding infant

Substitutions: We reserve the right to change the program/substitute speakers as necessary

Cancellation policy:

If written notice is received prior to November 1, 2022 the
registration fee less a $50 handling fee will be refunded. No refunds after November 1, 2022. In the event that the conference is cancelled, a full refund will be issued

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # XXXX for 14.25 contact hours

13 L-CERPs, 1.25 R-CERPs                IBLCE Provider #CLT116-04

14.25 instructional hours in topics on the IBLCE Detailed Content Outline

Join us for our Fall 2020 Virtual Conference September 25, 2020

Featured speakers:

Catherine Watson Genna, BS, IBCLC
Debra Swank, RN, BSN, IBCLC

Topics include:

Understanding Infant Feeding: Differences between sucking and swallowing at breast and bottle (Catherine Watson Genna)

Differentiating Normal Newborn Weight Loss from Breastfeeding Failure (Catherine Watson Genna)

Is it the Tongue or the Breast? Teasing out the etiology of Breastfeeding Problems (Catherine Watson Genna)

Learning, Forgetting, and Relearning Infant Breastfeeding Skills  (Debra Swank)

New Speaker Added: Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, PhD, IBCLC, FAPA

Breastfeeding: New Guidelines, Old Debates

April 16 & 17, 2020


Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, PhD, IBCLC, FAPA

James McKenna, PhD

Jeanette Panchula, BSW, RN, PHN, IBCLC

Topics include:

  • Breastsleeping: Human Kind’s Oldest and Most Successful Sleep and Breathing Arrangement (Part 1)
  • Breastsleeping: Long and Short Term Evidence Based Research in the Context of Promoting Safe Infant Sleep
  • Birth Trauma: Causes and Consequences
  • Burnout, Compassion Fatigue and Moral Injury in Members ofthe Perinatal Team
  • Ethics: Questions to Consider
  • Does Breastfeeding Protect Maternal Mental Health?
  • Promoting Self-Efficcacy
  • Using Cultural Awareness and Cultural Humility in Breastfeeding Conversations
  • Nighttime Breastfeeding and Postpartum Depression and Anxiet
  • Why Breastfeeding Prevents Maternal Metabolic Syndrome and Cardiovascular Disease
  • What We Can Learn from Fed is Best

Register now!