Annual Breastfeeding Conference
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
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
Contact Kathy Socha at 860.545.8967 or Ksocha@connecticutchildrens.org
Parking is free. Breakfast and lunch are provided.
Acelleron Medical Products is a Gold Sponsor of this event.