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.
Olson Women's Health Resource Center
The next conference will be held on Aug. 28, 2019 at the Embassy Suites Omaha - La Vista Hotel & Conference Center, 12520 Westport Parkway, La Vista, NE.
Keynote Presenters: Jarold (Tom) Johnson, PhD, MSN, CNM of Fayetteville, NC and
Catherine Watson Genna, BS, IBCLC of Woodhaven, NY.
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.