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Proposed Agendas and registration now available for the 7th Annual Meeting and Pre-Conference Workshop!
Proposed Agendas and registration now available for the 7th Annual Meeting and Pre-Conference Workshop! Click on the agendas to view meeting topics. Cost is $45 + 1.89 fee for Annual Meeting, $25 + $1.49 fee for Pre-Conference Workshop or $65 + $2.29 fee for both.
The Annual Meeting will be held at Keller Golf Course, Maplewood, MN on Tuesday, September 30, 2014, with a pre-meeting workshop “MotherBaby 10: Implementing the 10 Steps to Successful Breastfeeding” on Monday, September 29, 2014.
The 2nd Perinatal Hospital Leadership Summit is now open for registration.
All maternity center leadership, CEOs, CNOs, Medical Directors of Pediatrics, Family Practice and Labor & Delivery were sent invitations from MDH Commissioner Edward Ehlinger. Please ask your hospital leadership to see if they have received their invitations to register.
SAVE THE DATE for the 7th Annual Minnesota Breastfeeding Coalition Statewide Meeting and Pre-Meeting Workshop!
SAVE THE DATE for the 7th Annual Minnesota Breastfeeding Coalition Statewide Meeting and Pre-Meeting Workshop! The meeting will be held in the Twin Cities on Tuesday, September 30, 2014, with a pre-meeting workshop “Baby Friendly 10 Step Workshop: Improving breastfeeding support in hospitals” on Monday, September 29, 2014. Additional information will be posted as it is available.
The Minnesota Department of Health has released a legislative report calling for the state to directly address health inequities so that all Minnesotans have the opportunity to be healthy regardless of race, place or income. Breastfeeding is included as a strategy to reduce health disparities (see page 50 of the report). To access the report: Advancing Health Equity in Minnesota: Report to the Legislature (PDF: 130 pages/2053KB)
All Minnesota Breastfeeding Coalition (MBC) steering committee meetings are in the even months, on the second Tuesday of the month. In 2014, the steering committee will be meeting:
February 11, 2014
April 8, 2014
June 10, 2014
August 12, 2014
October 14, 2014
December 9, 2014
In addition to the above set meeting dates, there will also be additional meetings as needed to plan for the events the MBC holds each year, such as workshops and the Annual Meeting. If you are interested in attending a steering committee meeting, please contact the MBC via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Save the date!
The MBC Annual Meeting and Workshop are planned for September 29 & 30th, 2014 in the Twin Cities Metro area.
6th Annual Minnesota Breastfeeding Coalition Statewide Meeting and Workshop — Agendas Now Available!
The agendas for the 6th Annual Minnesota Breastfeeding Coalition Statewide Meeting and Workshop are now available.
Contact Hours according to MN Board of Nursing requirements for continuing education credits available for the meetings:
Friday, October 11, 2013 – Annual Meeting: 3.8 Total Contact Hours
Thursday, October 10, 2013 – Workshop: 4.5 Total Contact Hours
To conserve resources, handouts will be available to download prior to the meetings.
Nils Bergman will be coming to Minnesota for two conferences in October.
October 21, 2013
Perinatal Neuroscience and Pre-term Infants (pdf)
October 23, 2013
Interdisciplinary Summit to Enhance Newborn Outcomes Through Skin to Skin Care (pdf)