March 3, 2018 – TXBC Spring Meeting, Wichita Falls, TX
March 3, 2018 – Mom’s Prom, North Texas Area Breastfeeding Coalition
March 8-9, 2018 – New Mexico Breastfeeding Conference, Albuquerque, NM
March 22-24, 2018 – Lamaze International Conference, San Antonio, TX
April 3-June 4, 2018 – GOLD Lactation Online Conference 2018
June 8, 2018 – USLCA Regional Workshop, Oklahoma City, OK
July 18-21, 2018 – ILCA Conference, Portland, OR
Aug. 10-12, 2018 – The Art of Breastfeeding, La Leche League of Texas, Irving, TX
Sept. 24-27, 2018 – 2018 WIC Nutrition Education & Breastfeeding Promotion Conference, New Orleans, LA
May 16-18, 2019 – New Horizons in Clinical Lactation, USLCA, Scottsdale, AR
Other DSHS breastfeeding courses:
Clinical Lactation Practicum – offered in Austin, Dallas, Houston
Breastfeeding The Compromised Infant – available by request
Physician’s Breastfeeding Course – available by request
New free online DSHS breastfeeding training:
Breastfeeding Management (BFM) – 5 part training in a self-paced format. Addresses Step 2 education requirements of the Texas Ten Step and Baby-Friendly programs (not inclusive of all required content). Continuing education (CE) available.
Infant Formula: Navigating Marketing & Health Claims – One hour presentation currently in a live webinar format. Provides a variety of continuing education credits. Check website for specific dates and times.
Nipple Shields – Learn more about the use of nipple shields and appropriate measures needed to follow up. Appropriate for WIC staff, hospital staff, and people seeing moms in an outpatient setting.
Note: If your local coalition or organization is having a breastfeeding workshop/conference/event, email firstname.lastname@example.org to add it to the list.