Annual Breastfeeding Conference

Event Date: October 6th, 2017 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Hartford/Windsor Marriott Airport Hotel
Windsor, CT


SPEAKERS
Christina Smillie, MD
Slow Weight Gain in the Breastfed Infant: Why it Happens and What to Do About it.

Matthew Grossman, MD
Innovations in Treatment for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Catherine Watson Genna, BS, IBCLC
Anatomical Challenges to Feeding: Tongue, Jaws, Torticollis, Cardiorespiratory, and Clefts

Elizabeth Brownell, PhD
Mary Lussier, BSN, IBCLC
Hot Topics in Human Milk Research

OBJECTIVES
1. Explain the rationale for intervening when a newborn is gaining slowly but is not failure-to-thrive.
2. Describe two non-pharmacologic treatments for NAS
3. List two potential ways alteration in the structural integrity of the infant’s body can produce feeding challenges

REGISTRATION
Contact Kathy Socha at 860.545.8967 or Ksocha@connecticutchildrens.org
Cost: $175
Parking is free. Breakfast and lunch are provided.

Acelleron Medical Products is a Gold Sponsor of this event.

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