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Agenda & Content

8:00-8:30 –  Registration
8:30-8:45 –  Introductions
8:45-10:00 –   Session 1 – Core Basics: Risks of not Breastfeeding, Anatomy & Physiology, Positioning & Latch, Defining a feeding and Night Time Feeding
10:15-10:30 – Break
10:30-11:45 – Session 2 – Getting off to a great start with breastfeeding right after birth, support of the breastfeeding dyad during the first week, managing early cracked nipples, pacifiers, engorgement
11:45-12:45 – Lunch (on your own)
12:45-2:00 – Session 3 – Case-Based Learning: Breastfeeding Challenges During the First 2 Weeks Postpartum
2:00-2:15 – Break
2:15-3:15 – Session 4 –Infant Latch Difficulties
3:15-4:15 –  Session 5–Milk expression, storage, returning to work
4:15-4:45 –  Session 6–Complementary foods, weaning
4:45 – 5:00 – Evaluations & Closing