Join lactation consultants, nurses, doctors, midwives, dietitians, WIC employees, and nursing mothers from around the state at this interactive and lively conference!
Come listen to lectures from renowned speakers on topics that include impact of human milk on gut colonization, risks of not breastfeeding to baby, transitioning from hospital to home, and breastfeeding law in Idaho.
Thursday, June 28 – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday, June 29 – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center –
1055 N Curtis Rd, Boise, Idaho
$150 | Registration for entire Conference
$80 | Single Day
Registration closes June 1, 2018
|Day 1: June 28, 2018|
|7:00 – 8:00 a.m.||Registration – Continental Breakfast|
|8:00 – 8:05 a.m.||Welcome||Idaho BF Coalition Chair/Summit Chairs|
|8:05 – 9:20 a.m.||Evidence and Mechanisms for the Impact of Human Milk on Gut Colonization and Subsequent Health Outcomes||Paula Meier, PhD, RN, FAAN|
|9:20 – 10: 20 a.m.||Protecting Maternal Milk Volume and Pumping||Paula Meier, PhD, RN, FAAN|
|10:20 – 10:50 a.m.||Break and Drawings|
|10:50 – 11:50 a.m.||Practices that Impact the Properties of Pumped Breastmilk||Paula Meier, PhD, RN, FAAN|
|11:50 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.||Buffet Lunch and Award||Award Program
Cheer by Mimi Fetzer, RDN, LD
|1:00 – 2:00 p.m.||Highlight Idaho: Bridging the Gap: A Partnership Between a Hospital System and WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselors and Staff||Cindy Galloway, RDN, LD, IBCLC and Cindi Bennett, MN, RN, IBCLC|
|2:00 – 2:30 p.m.||Break and Drawings||Networking, Stretch, Food|
|2:30 – 4:30 p.m.||Transitioning from Hospital to Home – Bridging the Gap to Exclusive Breastfeeding||Paula Meier, PhD, RN, FAAN|
|4:30 – 4:45 p.m.||Audience Questions and Answers||Speakers|
|4:45 – 5 p.m.||Wrap-Up and Evaluations||MC: Pattie Hennequin, RN, BSN, IBCLC|
|Day 2: June 29, 2018|
|7:00 – 7:30 a.m.||Vendor set-up in Coughlin rooms|
|7:00 – 8:00 a.m.||Registration & Sign-In; Continental Breakfast; Visit Vendors starting at 7:30 a.m.|
|8:00 – 8:05 a.m.||Welcome||MC-Pattie Hennequin, RN, BSN, IBCLC|
|8:05 – 9:05 a.m.||Risks of Not Breastfeeding to Baby – Informed Choice or Coercion?||Gini Baker, RN, MPH, IBCLC|
|9:05 – 10:35 a.m.||Supplementation – Who? What? When? Why? or Supplementation Need – Perceived or Real?
|Gini Baker, RN, MPH, IBCLC|
|10:35 – 10:50 a.m.||Break – Visit Vendors|
|10:50 a.m. – 11:35 a.m.||Highlight Idaho:||Panel Discussion
Heather VanOrden and Helena Callister, Bingham Memorial: Blackfoot, Idaho
Eileen Bagan, Kootenai Health: Coeur d’Alene, Idaho
|11:35 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.||Revisit Summit Collaboration Brainstorm||Mary Monroe, RDN, LD|
|12:05 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.||Buffet Lunch and Visit Vendors|
|1:00 – 2:15 p.m.||Jaundice: Decoding the Data for Frontline Management||Gini Baker, RN, MPH, IBCLC|
|2:15 – 2:45 p.m.||Break, Visit Vendors, Drawings|
|2:45 – 3:45 p.m.||Post-partum Depression-What do we know today?||Gini Baker, RN, MPH, IBCLC|
|3:45 – 4:45 p.m.||Public Policy and Breastfeeding: Where we were, where we are, and where do we go from here||Adrean Cavener, BS|
|4:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.||Celebration, Wrap Up, and Evaluations||MC: Pattie Hennequin, RN, BSN, IBCLC|
There are blocks of rooms reserved at Hyatt Place Boise Towne Square and Candlewood Suites Boise Towne Square. Both are located about a mile from the conference site and are near the mall.
Hyatt Place Boise Towne Square
925 N Milwaukee St, Boise, ID, 83704
$124/night, single, double, triple, quad occupancy
Group Code G-BFCO
Register before June 11, 2018 for group rate.
Choose this hotel if you are flying into Boise; they have a free shuttle service.
Candlewood Suites Boise Town Square
700 N Cole Rd, Boise, ID, 83704
$93/night, single occupancy
$98/night, double occupancy
Block name: Breastfeeding Summit 2018
Register before May 25, 2018 for group rate.
Guests benefit from discounted price with Boise City Taxi if taxi is booked through the hotel.
The conference will provide continental breakfast, full lunch, afternoon snack, and coffee and tea service both days. Vegetarian and gluten-free options will be available. Please specify if you prefer a vegetarian or gluten-free lunch when you register.
We are committed to providing an environment conducive to learning for all Summit attendees. Quiet infants in arms and non-separating children are welcome. A private room for breastfeeding or pumping will be available to mothers.
For questions about accessibility and to request accommodations, please contact us at 208-327-8562 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications for continuing education credits are pending from the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners, the Commission on Dietetic Registration, and the Western Multi-State Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
BECOME A SUMMIT SPONSOR OR EXHIBITOR!
Summit sponsors and exhibitors are an important part of our annual conference. Supporting the Idaho Breastfeeding Summit is an excellent way to market your unique brand to over 100 attendees who include maternity department nurses, advanced practice health care providers, lactation consultant and educators, community leaders, public health professionals, WIC leaders, and many more!
Learn more about sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities: IBC-SummitSponsorExhibitorPacketv2-22-18
BUY YOUR 2018 SUMMIT SHIRT!
Various shirt styles available. Sales benefit efforts of the Idaho Breastfeeding Coalition. (You will be directed to the website, bonfire.com.) Click HERE
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