Registration Now Open: 2016 Breastfeeding Conference featuring Kathie Marinelli
What: Breastfeeding conference featuring Kathie Marinelli MD, IBCLC, FABM, FAAP. An Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of CT School of Medicine, Kathie is a neonatologist and member of the Human Milk Research Center at CT Children’s Medical Center, Hartford, CT. She is currently co-Medical Director of the Mothers’ Milk Bank of the Western Great Lakes and has authored many chapters, monographs, peer-reviewed manuscripts, and ABM protocols. Her research centers on breastfeeding and the use of human milk in the NICU, cup feeding, donor milk/donor milk banking, the Baby-Friendly NICU, global maternal-child issues and the education of medical professionals.
Who: Anyone who supports breastfeeding mothers! Pediatricians, nurses, La Leche League leaders, IBCLCs, OBs, peer counselors, and more will be gathering to learn and share ideas. Sponsored by the Ithaca Breastfeeding Coalition.
When: One day conference on Thursday, November 17th, plus a lecture on Friday, November 18th
Where: Ithaca, NY