Friday, June 10, 2022 

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 


Eleanor "Bimla" Schwarz, MD, MS

  • San Joaquin County Maternal Health Update
  • What About Mom?: Maternal Benefits of Breastfeeding

Ayesha Hunter, Ed.D, LMFT

  • Motherhood: Understanding Protective Factors Involving Lactation, Mental Health, & Relationship Stress Through An Equity Lens
 Mariya Rabovsky-Herrera, BSN, RN, PHN, CLEC
  • Supporting Breastfeeding by Supporting Mental Health: Accessing Mental Health Services in SJC
Erin Garcia, MAS, RD, IBCLC & Johnathan Lopez
  • What is Gender Inclusive Language?
  • Implementing Gender Inclusive Language in Lactation Support

Linda Jones, Birth & Postpartum Doula

    Plus Panel Featuring Doulas: Kim Hunter, Sommer Leashore & Khadija Fox

  • Doula Services and Lactation Support Panel: Going Back to Our Roots


Registration Fee:  $129 (Early Bird: Until May 20)                                                                                    $139 (Regular: May 21-June 9)

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, P.O.Box 4806, Stockton, CA 95204. 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.

COIVD-19 Safety: Face mask guaidance at the time of the conference, will be consistent with CDPH and/or San Joaquin County Public Health guidance for indoor covering.

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 06/03/22 will be granted a full refund. No refunds provided after 06/03/22.

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.