Since 1995, the one-day biennial Breastfeeding: Baby's Natural Choice Conference has been offered to healthcare professionals, nurses, lactation consultants, registered dietitians, residents, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurse midwives, breastfeeding advocates, social workers, and students. The conference focuses on the importance of a supportive environment for the promotion of breastfeeding, as well as general education on breastfeeding. Continuing education is offered.
The 2019 conference was held on Aug. 28, 2019 at the Embassy Suites Omaha - La Vista Hotel & Conference Center.
Keynote Presenters: Jarold (Tom) Johnston, DNP, CNM, IBCLC of Fayetteville, NC and
Catherine Watson Genna, BS, IBCLC of Woodhaven, NY.
This event was sponsored by the Olson Center for Women's Health and the University of Nebraska Medical Center in cooperation with the UNMC College of Nursing and the UNMC Center for Continuing Education.
Olson Women's Health Resource Center