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 IABLE Trainee Membership.
2nd Annual BF Medicine Clinical Case Symposium for Physicians, Other Providers, &Researchers
May 30 - June 2, 2019
This symposium is designed for physicians, other providers, and researchers who practice breastfeeding medicine, or want to sharpen their clinical skills. We follow a case-based learning format that allows for in-depth discussions among participants on innovative strategies to manage various complex breastfeeding medicine problems. All participants will receive a one year IABLE Breastfeeding Educator Membership which includes clinical support via the IABLE email discussion group. Participation will be limited.
4 Day Comprehensive Clinical Breastfeeding Medicine Course for Physicians and Other Providers
Conference Center Chicago
September 19-22, 2019
This is the ideal course for any physician, researcher, 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 encountered in a typical primary care practice. All participants will receive a one year IABLE Breastfeeding Educator Membership which includes clinical support via the IABLE email discussion group. Participation will be limited.