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2005 LLLI ConverenceContinuing Education Information

Please share with your friends and family your excitement about LLLI's 19th Breastfeeding Conference, Breastfeeding: An Ancient Art---A Modern Miracle. We look forward to seeing you at the Hilton Washington and Towers, Washington, D.C., USA, July 2-5, 2005.

A flyer in PDF format that provides details of our Continuing Education offerings is now available. You are welcome to download it and share it.

Discover the compelling continuing education speakers scheduled for the 2005 LLLI Conference as you read LLLI's list of confirmed sessions presented by a prestigious faculty.


  • Continuing Education Credits
  • Pre-conference workshops on HIV/AIDs and Breastfeeding; Advocacy; Communication Skills and More
  • World's Largest Breastfeeding Conference
  • Distinguished Faculty
  • Evidence-Based Cutting Edge Research
  • Practical Application


  • Birthing a Breastfeeding Baby
    Debbie Amis, RN, BSN, CD (DONA), LCCE and Jeanette Theresa Mayer Crenshaw, MSN, RN, IBCLC, LCCE, FACCE
  • The Necessity of Breastfeeding on Cue and the Negative Ramifications of "Rigid Schedules" and "Sleep Training Methods" on Lactation Success
    Jan Barger, MA, RN, IBCLC
  • Breast Milk: It's More Than Just Food. A Researcher Explores the Anti-inflammatory Characteristics of Human Milk and Its Effect on Disease Prevention
    E. Stephen Buescher, MD
  • Women's Moods: What Every Woman Must Know About Hormones, the Brain, and Emotional Health
    Jeanne Watson Driscoll, M.S., R.N., C.S.
  • Breastfeeding and Dental Issues, Including Dental Caries and Tight Frenulum
    Gloria Enzor, DDS
  • Head to Toe: Breastfeeding Does Make a Difference
    Ros Escott, BAppSc, IBCLC
  • How Hospital Policies Adversely Affect the Management of Jaundice and Hypoglycemia
    Lawrence M. Gartner, MD
  • Breastfeeding as a Health Promotion Strategy for Childbearing Families Identified as "At-Risk" for Preventing Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes
    Roberta Hewat, PhD, RN, IBCLC
  • A Comprehensive Approach to Increasing Milk Supply Including the Use of Herbs
    Sheila Humphrey, BSc, RN, IBCLC and Diana West, IBCLC
  • Human Rights, HIV and Breastfeeding: Confronting a Double Standard
    George Kent, PhD, Miriam Labbok, MD, MPH, FACPM, IBCLC, Marian Tompson
  • Impact of Birthing Practices on Breastfeeding: Protecting the Mother and Baby Continuum
    Mary Kroeger, RN, CNM, MPH
  • Global and Environmental Issues Affecting Breastfeeding Mothers
    Miriam Labbok, MD, MPH, FACPM, IBCLC
  • Breastfeeding Protocols for Premature Babies
    Paula Meier, RN, DNSc, FAAN
  • Solving Breastfeeding Problems: Are There Natural Laws We Can Use?
    Nancy Mohrbacher, IBCLC and Diane Wiessinger, MS, IBCLC
  • Modern Miracle: A Physician Takes a Global Look at the Health Benefits of Human Milk
    Audrey Naylor, MD, DrPH, FAAP
  • Measuring Breastfeeding: New Tools, New Opportunities to Help Breastfeeding Dyads
    Jan Riordan, EdD, RN, IBCLC, FAAN
  • Exclusive Breastfeeding for the First Six Months and Appropriate Introduction of Other Foods
    Judith Roepke, RD, PhD
  • From Code to Consultation: Applying IBCLC Ethics to Practice
    JoAnne Scott, MA, IBCLC
  • Counteracting the Marketing of Human Milk Substitutes
    Resisting the Tide of Early Supplementation and Other Selected Barriers to Breastfeeding
    Marcia Walker, RN, IBCLC
  • The Risk of Not Breastfeeding
    Michael A. Young, MD, FAAP

*A maximum of 19.8 Continuing Education Recognition Points (CERPS) will be available from the IBLCE. A maximum of 19.8 Contact Hours for RNs will be available from the Illinois Nurses’ Association. Application will be made for CDE hours from the American Dietetic Association.

Speakers and topics are subject to change. Registration materials will be available In December 2004.

Please consult the LLLI Web site at or call 1-847-519-7730 for the latest information or you may request a copy of registration materials by writing to: LLLI, P.O. Box 4079, Schaumburg, IL 60168-4079 USA

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