Since 1995, this one-day conference is offered every other year and is sponsored by Olson Center for Women's Health and the University of Nebraska Medical Center in cooperation with UNMC College of Nursing and UNMC Center for Continuing Education and is offered to healthcare professionals (Physicians (OB/GYN, pediatric and family medicine), nurses, lactation consultants, registered dietitians, residents, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurse midwives, breastfeeding advocates, social workers, and students.) Continuing education is offered.
2017 conference facts: Keynote speakers were Drs. Jane Morton and Alison Stuebe. Over 400 healthcare providers attended and 20 exhibitors showcased breastfeeding-friendly products and services.
Next conference will be held August 2019.
Olson Women's Health Resource Center
The semi-annual conference was held at 12520 Westport Parkway, La Vista, Nebraska, Embassy Suites Omaha - La Vista Hotel & Conference Center