Friday, March 29, 2019 

7:30 AM to 4:00 PM PST

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Robert J. Cabral Agricultural Center 
2101 East Earhart Ave.
Stockton, CA 95206

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Tamesha Valverde, IBCLC 


 Laurel Wilson, IBCLC, BSc, CCCE 

  • Epigenetics and the Microbiome and Your Baby
  • The Impact of Social Media on Mothers During Lactation

Juli Weaver, RN, MSN, CCRN

  • How Labor and Birth Practices Impact Breastfeeding

Kimberly Seals-Allers, BA, MS 

  • Shifting the Narrative: Rewriting the "Story" of Birth and Breastfeeding to Improve Outcomes
  • No Mother Left Behind: Reducing Racial Disparities in Breastfeeding Rates (an interactive text & learn session) 

**Special Post Conference Event** Book Signing by Kimberly Seals-Allers. Copies of her most recent book "The Big Letdown: How Medicine, Big Business, and Feminism Undermine Breastfeeding" will be available for purchase. 

Registration Fee:  $129 (Early Bird: Until March 8)                                                                                    $139 (Regular: March 9-March 29)

Scholarships Available: Thanks to the generous support of First 5 San Joaquin, a limited number of partial scholarships are available for those who live or work in San Joaquin County. To receive this $50 scholarship, enter the promo code: FIRST5.

All registration is online. Credit cards and checks will be accepted. Make checks payable to: Breastfeeding Coalition of San Joaquin County, 425 N. California Street, Suite 7, Stockton, CA 95202. Registration includes continental breakfast, buffet lunch and continuing education credit. All attendees will receive access to presenters' handouts electronically prior to the conference.  IF ATTENDEES WOULD LIKE PRINTED PAPER COPIES OF THE HANDOUTS THEY MUST BE PRE-ORDERED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION FOR $10 EACH.

Continuing Education: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #001354 for 6.0 Contact hours. 4.5 L-CERPS and 1.5 R-CERPS allocated by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners. IBLCE approval number C1991026. Please note that you must attend the entire conference to be eligible to receive continuing education credits. No certificates will be issued for partial attendance.

Cancellations: Only cancellations received in writing before 3/22/18 will be granted a full refund. No refunds provided after 3/22/18.

Raffle Prizes: We will have some awesome raffle prizes and gift baskets this year! Raffle tickets can be purchased with cash, check, or credit card at the conference. Prices are 1 for $1.00, 6 for $5.00, 13 for $10.00, or 30 for $20.00.