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Transitioning to Parenthood: Overcoming Early Breastfeeding Hurdles
August 14, 2017, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Eastern
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While breastfeeding rates continue to climb in the United States, only 50% of women are breastfeeding at 6 months and 22% are exclusively breastfeeding at this time. What can childbirth educators do to increase these numbers? This webinar will explore ways of supporting breastfeeding prenatally and postnatally, helping women to create and meet their breastfeeding goals.
Presenter: Jessica Deeb, MS, RN, WHNP-BC, IBCLC, LCCE
Knowing her love for pregnancy and all things baby, Jessica Deeb started her nursing career in obstetrics. In addition to completing her Master of Science in Women's Health Nursing, Jessica is also an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and a Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator. Currently she is working part time at a New York City academic medical center as a clinical nurse specialist and childbirth educator. Jessica also spends several hours volunteering each month. Most important to her is her role as a wife to her ever patient husband and a mom to her seriously sweet 4-year-old and super smiley 1-year-old.
1.0 contact hour may be earned as CNE credit for attending the entire activity and completing a participant evaluation by 9/15/2017. Lamaze International is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 1.0 Lamaze Contact Hour may be earned for attending the entire activity and completing a participant evaluation. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #15932 for 1.2 contact hours. This program is recognized by ICEA for 1.0 contact hour. CERPs pending. Partial credit is not awarded.
After careful examination, Lamaze International reports no conflicts of interest for any members of the Planning Committee or any presenters, faculty, authors, or content reviewers.
This program received financial support from Boppy LLC. Educational content was developed without influence from the sponsor.
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