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01 April, 2024
2:39 pm
Sleep Inn & Suites Conference Room, 2075 Sewell Avenue, Colby, KS 67701

Hosted By: Thomas Co. Health Dept.
Speaker: Brenda Bandy IBCLC

Thursday, June 21, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Sleep Inn & Suites Conference Room,
2075 Sewell Avenue, Colby, KS 67701

9 am – 9:50 am: NWKS Breastfeeding Coalition Meeting
9:50 am – 10 am: Break
10 am – 12 Noon: The Wide Range of Normal in Breastfed Baby (120 min.)
12 Noon – 12:30 pm: Lunch Break (lunch provided)
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm: Low Milk Supply: Perceived or Real? (60 min.)
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm: The Intersection of Breastfeeding and Safe Infant Sleep (60 min.)
2:30 pm – 2:45 pm: Break
2:45 pm – 3:45 pm: Developing a Child Care Provider Education Program and “Breastfeeding Friendly” Designation (60 min.)
3:45 pm – 4:00 pm: Question and Answer

(Application for Continuing Education Recognition Points has been submitted to the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners. CEU’s pending.)

Who is Invited: Anyone interested in supporting breastfeeding mothers and babies is welcome! That includes health departments, hospitals, physician offices, WIC, home visitors’ programs, peer breastfeeding supporters, parent educators, faith-based organizations, child care providers, breastfeeding mothers to name a few.

Registration: Provide your name, address, phone number, email, organization, and RN or RD license number to Kendra Glassman at kglassman@thomascountyks.gov before Tuesday, June 12th.   Registrations accepted on a first come, first served basis.