Monthly Webinar Series

Overview

The breastfeeding education webinar series is provided in partnership with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Division of Maternal Child Health and WIC Division, and the Michigan Breastfeeding Network. These webinars are FREE, open to the public, offered the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 1:00-2:00pm, and presented by breastfeeding experts. Every month we offer CERPs for lactation consultants and certificates of attendance for social workers and dietitians. Every other month, we also provide nurses continuing education. Please note that webinars need to be watched in ‘real time’ in order to receive CERPs, certificates, or continuing education credit.

Upcoming Webinars

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 1-2pm EST

Great Lakes NetWORK Series – Breastfeeding and Women’s Health

Speaker: Lonias Gilmore
Description: August is National Breastfeeding Awareness Month! Health observances are important opportunities to raise awareness of health issues and promote health and well-being through educational messages. How do we take advantage of this moment and others year round to promote breastfeeding? Today, we will talk about why breastfeeding is a public health imperative for women and learn ways to get that message out. 

(Approved for 1 CERP and 1 Social Worker Contact Hour)

Click here to register.

At the current time, continuing education certificates and/or certificates of completion are not available for viewing of recorded webinars.


 

Great Lakes Network Series Breastfeeding Webinars (hosted by MIBFN): July 2017-Present

Breastfeeding Webinar Series (hosted by IPN): January-June 2017

Breastfeeding Webinar Series (hosted by IPN): January-December 2016

 

At the current time, continuing education certificates and/or certificates of completion are not available for viewing of recorded webinars.


Tue, July 17, 2018 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

Great Lakes NetWORK Series – Improving Breastfeeding Rates & Addressing Equity Through Public Policy


Tue, June 19, 2018 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

Great Lakes NetWORK Series – Ethical Guidelines for talking to breastfeeding mothers about alternative therapies


Tue, May 15, 2018 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

Great Lakes NetWORK Series – Mood Disorders and Breastfeeding – It’s not just Postpartum Depression


Tue, April 17, 2018 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

Great Lakes NetWORK Series – Breastfeeding Duration: Dismantling Roadblocks And Changing Systems


Tue, March 20, 2018 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

Great Lakes NetWORK Series – Sorting the Fog through the Smoke: Marijuana and Breastfeeding 


Tue, February 20, 2018 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

Great Lakes NetWORK Series – Breastfeeding: A Father’s Perspective 


Tue, January 16, 2018 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

Great Lakes NetWORK Series – Breastfeeding: Is it At The Breast Anymore? 


Tue, December 19, 2017 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

Great Lakes NetWORK Series – Breastfeeding and Substance Abuse – Clinical


Tue, November 21, 2017 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

Great Lakes NetWORK Series – Promoting Safe Sleep and Breastfeeding Practices Together in the Hospital and Community – Clinical


Tue, October 17, 2017 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

Great Lakes NetWORK Series – Support Group Development for Under-Served and At-Risk Populations – Community


Tue, September 19, 2017 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

Great Lakes NetWORK Series – Breastfeeding in the NICU- Improving breastfeeding practices and support in the NICU – Clinical


Tue, Aug 15, 2017 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

Great Lakes NetWORK Series – Safe Sleep – Clinical

Click here to view our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about the webinar series.

Contact Us

(734) 365-6559

info@mibreastfeeding.org

503 Mall Court #296

Lansing, MI 48912

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Photography

Many of the beautiful images on our website are provided by the following: Oakland and Wayne County Breastfeeding Coalitions, Katherine Jarvi Photography, and Allie and Co. Photography. Thanks to our partners for their wonderful photos! To submit your images for our website, please contact info@breastfeeding.org.