Wake AHEC

28TH ANNUAL ART OF BREASTFEEDING CONFERENCE

"Building Confidence and Competence on the Journey"

Description:
Participants will gain evidence-based strategies for promotion, support and management of breastfeeding and human lactation. The conference is designed to enhance clinical and leadership knowledge and skills for those working with breastfeeding families.

Target Audience:
Lactation consultants, nurses, nurse practitioners, nutritionists, public health practitioners, midwives, health educators, doulas, peer counselors, breastfeeding support volunteers, physicians, physician assistants, chiropractors, speech pathologists and healthcare profession students.

Register Now - Preconference Register Now - Main Conference
McKimmon Conference and Training Center
1101 Gorman Street, Raleigh, NC 27606

October 8-10, 2018

Hotel Accommodations
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites at NC State S.W. 3741 Thistledown Drive, Raleigh, NC 27606
P: 919-854-0001
hiexpress.com/raleighnc
Room Block: "ABC Group"

Conference Brochure

Conference Schedule

Time Session Speakers Venue
Monday, 9:00am - 3:30pm 28th Annual Art of Breastfeeding Pre-Conference “Practical & Ethical Travels through Breastfeeding” Alison Stuebe, MD, MSc McKimmon Conference and Training Center
Time Session Speakers Venue
Tuesday, 8:00am - 4:15pm 28th Annual Art of Breastfeeding Main Conference “Building Confidence and Competence on the Journey” Carol Marsh
Amanda L. O’Briant, PMC, MS, WHNP-BC, CNM, IBCLC
Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, PhD, IBCLC, FAPA
Tom Young, MD
McKimmon Conference and Training Center
Time Session Speakers Venue
Wednesday, 8:00am - 4:05pm 28th Annual Art of Breastfeeding Main Conference “Building Confidence and Competence on the Journey” Lesli Johnston, MS/CCC-SLP
Clifton J. Kenon Jr. DNP, RN, IBCLC
Margie Mould, BSN, RN, IBCLC
JoAnna Cartwright PhD, APRN, NNP-BC
Michele Hojnacki, RNC, IBCLC
McKimmon Conference and Training Center

Conference Speakers

Carol Marsh

Overfield Leadership Group, LLC

Amanda L. O’Briant,
PMC, MS, WHNP-BC, CNM, IBCLC

Certified Nurse Midwife Instructor UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine Department of OB-GYN, Division of Midwifery Chapel Hill, NC

Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, PhD, IBCLC, FAPA

Owner/Editor-in-Chief, Praeclarus Press, Clinical Professor, School of Nursing, University of Hawaii, Manoa

Alison Stuebe, MD, MSc

UNC Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Associate Professor, Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Lesli Johnston, MS/CCC-SLP

Speech Language Pathologist, WakeMed Health and Hospitals

Tom Young, MD

Neonatologist, Retired

Clifton J. Kenon Jr. DNP, RN, IBCLC

Senior Research Advisor, Office of Population and Reproductive Health, United States Agency for International Development

Margie Mould, BSN, RN, IBCLC

Lactation Consultant, North Raleigh Pediatric Group PA

JoAnna Cartwright PhD, APRN, NNP-BC

Department of Neonatology, WakeMed Physician Practices, WakeMed Health and Hospitals

Michele Hojnacki, RNC, IBCLC

Lactation Consultant, North Raleigh Pediatric Group PA

Diane T. Asbill, BSN, RN, IBCLC

Lactation Department Coordinator
UNC Women's & Children's Hospitals
Chapel Hill, NC

Ellen Chetwynd, PhD, MPH, BSN, IBCLC

Lactation Consultant
Research Scientist of Clinical Lactation
North Carolina State University
Women’s Birth and Wellness Center
Raleigh, NC

Exhibitors

NCPA TBA CGBI NCPA

To become an exhibitor, contact Sharri Oxendine at 919.350.0461 or soxendine@wakeahec.org

REGISTRATION FEES
Pre-Conference and Main Conference Fees

$ 120.00
Monday ONLY

PRE-CONFERENCE

After September 24, 2018: $150

Online handouts

Online certificate of completion

Lunch provided

Vouchers accepted

Register Now!

$ 310.00
Tue AND Wed

MAIN CONFERENCE

After September 24, 2018: $340

Online handouts

Online certificate of completion

Lunch provided daily

Vouchers accepted

Register Now!

$ 160.00
Tue OR Wed

MAIN CONFERENCE

After September 24, 2018: $190

Online handouts

Online certificate of completion

Lunch provided

Vouchers accepted

Register Now!

CREDITS BY DAY
Pre-Conference and Main Conference

PRE-CONFERENCE
Monday

October 8

  • 5.00 CNE
  • 5.00 CPEU
  • 5.00 Contact Hours
  • .5 CEU
  • 5.0 L CERPS

MAIN CONFERENCE
Tuesday

October 9

  • 5.75 CNE
  • 5.75 CPEU
  • 5.75 Contact Hours
  • .6 CEU
  • 4.5 L CERPS
  • 1.25 E CERPS

MAIN CONFERENCE
Wednesday

October 10

  • 6.0 CNE
  • 6.0 CPEU
  • 6.0 Contact Hours
  • .6 CEU
  • 6.0 L CERPS

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Wake AHEC is a part of the North Carolina AHEC program.