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Dr Christina Smillie will present a one-day workshop for midwives, lactation consultants, breastfeeding counsellors and others working with breastfeeding mothers.
Dates & Venues
- Friday 5 May – Sydney (Pullman Sydney Hyde Park, 36 College St)
- Saturday 6 May – Melbourne (Mercure Treasury, 13 Spring St)
- Monday 8 May – Canberra (Mercure Canberra, Limestone Ave, Braddon)
- Wednesday 10 May – Brisbane (Mercure/Pullman King George Square, Pre-conference workshop at The Passage to Motherhood Conference).
In Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra registration is from 0800hrs, and Dr Smillie will speak from 0830-1600 with morning tea and lunch breaks included in the registration fee. In Brisbane, registration is from 0800, Dr Smillie speaks from 0900-1700 with morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea breaks included in the fee.
You can download the flyer including the full program here.
- Earlybird fee $240 (registration and payment must be received by 1700hrs on 31 March 2017)
- Standard fee $260 (this is also the fee for payment by purchase order).
Full-time midwifery students can claim a 25% discount off the relevant fee at the time they register (whether this is extra earlybird, earlybird or standard). To claim, just enter the discount code/coupon STUDENT in the shopping cart when registering online. We then also need you to email us a photo/scan of your student ID or other documentation prior to the event and you need to be a full-time student at the time of the Conference.
About the Presenter
Christina Smillie MD FAAP FABM IBCLC, is a paediatrician with nearly 30 years’ experience, and a practice dedicated to supporting breastfeeding mothers. She is a Fellow of both the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine. She has two adult children and one grandchild, still thriving on his mama’s milk. Her practice, Breastfeeding Resources, was founded in 1996 and was the first private medical practice in the United States to focus exclusively on the specialty of breastfeeding medicine. Dr Smillie features in the bestselling DVD Baby-led Breastfeeding.
Continuing Professional Development
The workshop will provide 6 contact hours and you will receive a Statement of Attendance. 6L CERPS have been allocated to this workshop by the IBLCE. Approval No. C21705. You must sign in AND out to be entitled to CERPS, the sign-in sheets are sent to IBLCE. Please ensure you keep your Statement of Attendance, as there is a $20 fee to reissue this.
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