Primary Care Breastfeeding Medicine Basics
for Healthcare Providers
- Live or Online -
We have partnered with GOLD Learning to publish an online version of our accredited Primary Care Breastfeeding Medicine for Healthcare Providers.
This is a 7 hour course designed for medical providers who care for breastfeeding mother/baby dyads in their OB/Gyn, family medicine or pediatric practices. It offers 7.25 CME credits and 7.25 CERPS in its entirety, and focuses on requisite knowledge needed to understand and execute management of common breastfeeding problems, such as mastitis, sore nipples, low/high milk supply, infant fussiness, breastfeeding infants who fail to gain weight, and medication concerns.
The material in this course should be considered fundamental knowledge for any medical resident or other health care provider-in-training who plans to work with breastfeeding dyads after graduation. Upon registration the course materials are available for 12 weeks. Individuals who complete this course are offered a free 3 year Milk Mob Trainee Membership.
Residents and Students can enroll for 50% off.
Advanced Breastfeeding Medicine Training
for Healthcare Providers
The Milk Mob is planning 2 innovative clinical breastfeeding venues for physicians and other providers who are looking for advanced breastfeeding medicine training, and continuing education in advanced breastfeeding medicine skills and knowledge.
July 6th-8th, 2018 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Advanced Breastfeeding Medicine Clinical Case Symposium
This symposium is designed for physicians and other providers who currently practice breastfeeding medicine, or who have sufficient knowledge to practice. It's case-based learning format will allow for in depth discussions among participants on innovative strategies to manage various complex breastfeeding medicine problems. Participation will be limited to 75 individuals. More info and registration here.
Interested in presenting a case? All case presenters receive $100 off the price of the conference. Case submissions are now being accepted. The deadline for clinical case submission is January 28th, 2018. Notifications on case acceptance will be approximately February 15th, 2018.
July 5th, 2018 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
One-Day Primary Care Breastfeeding Medicine Basics Course for Providers
This course will be presented one day prior to the Advanced Breastfeeding Medicine Clinical Case Symposium.
See above for more information about this course, and its curriculum. More info and registration here.
September 27-30, 2018 at the Lord Baltimore Hotel
Downtown Baltimore, Maryland
4 Day Comprehensive Clinical Breastfeeding Medicine Course for Physicians and Other Providers
This is the ideal course for any physician or other provider (ie nurse practitioner, physician assistant, midwife, dentist) looking for comprehensive breastfeeding medicine education. After covering breastfeeding basics, the learning style will predominately be case-based, so that participants leave with the knowledge and skills to manage a wide variety of breastfeeding problems that they will encounter in a typical primary care practice. All participants will receive a breastfeeding educator membership, along with further clinical support via The Milk Mob listserv. Participation will be limited to 75. More info and registration here.