Massachusetts Breastfeeding Coalition

2017 Annual Conference

Breastfeeding in the Bay State 2017 will be Monday, September 25, 2017

Massachusetts Medical Society Conference Center at Waltham Woods


7:30-8:20 Registration

8:20-8:30 Welcome

8:30-9:30 Over-The-Counter and Recreational Drugs and Breastfeeding

– Frank Nice, RPh, DPA, CPHP

9:30-10:30 Sudden unexplained postnatal collapse –
Susan Ludington-Hoe, PhD, RN, CNM, CKC, FAAN

10:30-10:45 Break

10:45-12:00 Oral glucose gel – Sarbattama Sen, MD

12:00-1:00 Lunch

1:00-2:00 Sore Nipples and Treatments Including Peppermint

– Frank Nice, RPh, DPA, CPHP

2:00-3:00 Racial disparities in breastfeeding – Renee Boynton Jarrett, MD

3:00-3:15 Break

3:15-4:30 Breastfeeding the 37 weeker – Robert Insoft, MD, FAAP; Hannah Pawlendzio, RN, IBCLC; Marsha Walker, RN, IBCLC

4:30-5:00 Update from DPH – Ellen Tolan, RD, LDN, IBCLC

5:15 Annual meeting