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Mothering the Microbiome
Digestive Health Strategies to Improve Breastfeeding and Infant Health Outcomes
Friday, May 13, 2016
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Live and online.
Recorded Webinar will be available for 2 weeks following the live presentation.
Nicole Fox, MPH, RD
Nicole Fox is a Registered Dietitian and holds a Masters in Public Health Nutrition from UCLA. She maintains a private practice in Pasadena, California, with a focus on functional nutrition and brain health throughout the lifecycle.
Nicole consults with research teams to implement standardized data collection for studies needing retrospective nutrition reporting, speaks regularly to health care professionals as well as the public about the effect of nutrition on the brain and the microbiome.
She is an internship preceptor for Cal Poly Pomona, Cal State LA and USC and mentors dietitians in training to explore innovative paths for educating and inspiring people to improve their health. She serves on the board of directors for the Los Angeles Dietetics Association and actively supports changes in nutrition and health public policy.
You can learn more about Nicole on her website at nicolefoxrd.com
The gut microbiome is a health topic you can’t ignore: don’t miss learning about the research on how the maternal microbiome intersects with breastfeeding. Helpful tips on how to create nutrition education materials and educate families on strategies that benefit or harm microbiome health will be shared.
Following the didactic presentation, participants will be able to:
Describe the connection between maternal microbiome and improved breastfeeding and neonate outcomes
Describe the role of healthy breastmilk in prevention of food allergies, reflux, and cognitive emotional disorders
Identify three maternal health signs and symptoms of a compromised microbiome
List at least two evidence based microbiome interventions
Written cancellations received one week prior to the event will be granted subject to a $5 fee. No refunds after this date.
Continuing Education Credits
RN: BreastfeedLA is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing. This webinar offers 2.4 contact hours of continuing education. BreastfeedLA’s provider number is CEP 16435. Licensee must maintain certificate for a period of four years.
IBCLC: BreastfeedLA is an approved Long-Term Provider by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners #CLT113-36. 2 L CERPs will be awarded for this seminar.
Participant Confirmation and Handouts
Registration confirmation will be sent to participants providing an e-mail address. If they are available, handouts are sent two business days prior to the webinar.
Our events frequently sell out and we strongly encourage you to register EARLY and ONLINE, even if a check needs to be mailed for payment after registration is completed online. If you are registering a group, please include a distinct email address for each participant so that they will receive the handouts and other information about the event.
Milk Donor Drive
Mothers of Breastfeeding Babies (MOBB) Presents Summer Activities for Mom & Baby
*You do not need to be a Kaiser member to attend
Learn about babywearing
Fun activities for you and baby
Mingle with other moms
The Association for Wholistic Maternal & Newborn Health present Human Rights in Childbirth U.S. Summit Birthing Justice Forum
Annual Ceremony Thursday, May 26, 2016
8:30 am – 6 pm
California Endowment Center – 1000 N. Alameda Street, Yosemite B, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Most Requested Topics: 2016
Survey Results Show This Is What You Want to Know
Thursday, June 16, 2016
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
at The Public Health Training Center
1725 W.17th Street
Building 1729 E
Santa Ana, CA 92706
Featured Speakers and Topics
Melanie Silverman, MS, RD, IBCLC
Chief Clinical Officer, Pacify
Starting Solid Foods and Preventing Picky Eating…What Every Lactation Professional Must Know
Laura Glynn, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Psychology,
Maternal and Child Health in the Perinatal Period:
The Influences of Lactation, Milk Hormones and Post Partum Depression
Reka Morvay, MA, IBCLC
Lactation Consultant, BreastfeedLA, Inland Empire Breastfeeding Coalition
Breastfeeding Research Round Up