Sept. 12, 2017 – TXBC Member Call
Sept. 18-19, 2017 – Principles of Lactation Management, DSHS, Houston
Sept. 19, 2017 – USLCA’s Chicagoland Regional Workshop, Chicago, IL
Sept. 21, 2017 – Outpatient Clinic: Lessons Learned in Operating Lactation Services, USLCA webinar
Sept. 25, 2017 – Racism and Health: Systems of Competing Interest that Impact Health Outcomes, USLCA webinar
Sept. 30, 2017 – Quintessence Global Breastfeeding Challenge
Oct. 3-5, 2017 – Deb Bocar’s Breastfeeding Educator Program, Blue Springs, MO
Oct. 10, 2017 – TXBC Member Call & USBC Coalition’s Webinar
Oct. 16 & 17, 2017 – Lactation Counseling and Problem Solving, DSHS, Houston
Oct. 21, 2017 – TXBC Fall Meeting, Dallas, TX
Oct. 23-27, 2017 – Foundations for Best Practice in Lactation Care, SWAG Conference, Berkeley, CA
Nov. 3-4, 2017 – Back (and Forward) to the Future, SWAG Conference, Berkeley, CA
Nov. 8-9, 2017 – Principles of Lactation Management, DSHS, Laredo
Nov. 9-12, 2017 – Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine 22nd Annual International Meeting, Atlanta, GA
Nov. 14, 2017 – TXBC Member Call
Dec. 5, 2017 – Lactation Counseling and Problem Solving, DSHS, Laredo
Dec. 12, 2017 – TXBC Member Call & USBC Coalition’s Webinar
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.