"What Every Physician Needs To Know About Breastfeeding (WEPNTK)"

 

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 
8:00 am - 5:00 pm 

Course Director 
Joan Younger Meek, MD, MS, RD, FABM 
Florida State University College of Medicine 
Tallahassee, FL 

Moderators/Co-Directors 
Nancy E. Wight, MD, FABM, 
Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns 
San Diego, CA 

Victoria Nichols-Johnson, MD, FABM 
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine 
Springfield, IL

 

 

Global Objectives:

  1. Describe the role of the physician in breastfeeding support.
  2. Counsel women and families about the benefits of breastfeeding for mothers, children, and society.
  3. Manage labor in a manner that minimizes interference with breastfeeding initiation.
  4. Describe the importance of skin-to-skin in the immediate postpartum period.
  5. Facilitate breastfeeding based upon newborn reflexes and cues.                 
  6. Describe physiologic control of milk production.
  7. Assess adequacy of infant milk intake.
  8. Identify the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding.
  9. Evaluate and manage infant jaundice and poor weight gain.
  10. Provide a differential diagnosis of breast lesions and sore nipples.
  11. Recognize the unique characteristics of the late preterm infant that may interfere with breastfeeding.
  12. Implement breastfeeding-friendly policies in clinical practice.
  13. Use breastfeeding technology appropriately to support lactation and milk production/transfer.

 

8:00 am Opening Remarks        
Joan Younger Meek, MD, MS, RD, FABM  
Associate Dean, Graduate Medical Education 
Professor, Clinical Sciences 
Florida State University College of Medicine

8:00 am – 8:30 am Why Breastfeed? Risks of Not Breastfeeding 
Joan Younger Meek, MD, MS, RD, FABM 
Professor, Clinical Sciences 
Florida State University College of Medicine

8:30 am – 9:00 am The Process of Breastfeeding: Anatomy & Physiology 
Karen Bodnar, MD 
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics 
Inova Children’s Hospital 
Falls Church, Virginia

9:00 am – 9:30 am Management of Labor                                                
Susan Crowe, MD 
Clinical Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology 
Stanford University School of Medicine

9:30 am –10:00 am Skin-to-Skin: The Sacred Hour 
Raylene M. Phillips, MD, FABM
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics 
Loma Linda University School of Medicine

10:00 am –10:15 am Break

10:15 am –10:45 am How Babies Learn to Breastfeed 
Christina M. Smillie, MD, FABM 
Breastfeeding Resources 
Stratford, CT 

10:45 am – 11:15 am The Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative 
Barbara L. Philipp, MD, FABM 
Professor of Pediatrics 
Boston University School of Medicine 
Medical Director, Well Baby Unit 
Boston Medical Center

11:15 am – 11:45 am Management of Breastfeeding                               
Rebecca Collins, MD, FABM 
Associate Professor of Pediatrics 
Medical Director, Well Newborn and Mommy and Me Breastfeeding Clinic 
University of Kentucky Medical Center

11:45 am -12:15 pm Breastfeeding and Maternal Medications 
Amy Evans, MD, FABM 
Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics 
UCSF-Fresno

12:15 pm – 12:45 pm Breastfeeding the Late Preterm Infant  
Eyla G. Boies, MD, FABM
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics 
UCSD School of Medicine

12:45 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch

1:30pm – 2:00 pm Managing Maternal Complications                                       
Susan Rothenberg, MD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 
New York, NY

2:00 pm – 2:30 pm Managing Infant Complications 
Nancy Wight, MD, FABM
San Diego Neonatology, Inc. 
Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns

2:30 – 4:30 pm INTERACTIVE BREASTFEEDING CASES (Rotate every 30 minutes through each station)

 Preconceptional / Prenatal Care                              
 Alicia Dermer, MD, FABM 
 Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 The Breastfeeding Friendly Office Practice      
  Rose St. Fleur, MD
  Medical Director, Center for Breastfeeding 
 Jersey Shore University Medical Center

 Sore Nipples / Sore Breasts                                          
 Kathy Leeper, MD, FABM 
 Breastfeeding Medicine Specialist 
 Leawood, Kansas

 The Use of Breastfeeding Technology                 
 Sandra Sullivan, MD
 University of Florida College of Medicine

4:30 – 5:00 pm Resources and Strategies to Train Others 
Joan Younger Meek, MD, MS, RD, FABM 
Florida State University College of Medicine

5:00 pm Pre-Conference Course Adjourns

 

 

 

"WHAT EVERY PHYSICIAN NEEDS TO KNOW ABOUT BREASTFEEDING II (WEPNTKII)" 

 

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Course Co-Directors 
Rima Strassman, MD, FABM 
Medical Director, Lactation Services
St. Luke's University Hospital
Bethlehem, PA 
Nanette Dahlquist, MD, FABM
Westside Breastfeeding Center @ Hillsboro Pediatric Clinic
OHSC Tuality Nursery Medical Director
Hillsboro, OR

 

Global Objectives: 
1.       Discuss challenges to maternal milk supply in mothers with chronic health problems.
2.       Counsel women and families around the available evidence for restrictive lingula tissue.
3.       Identify and support families with postpartum depression.
4.       Learn more about the use of ultrasound in plugged ducts and mastitis.
5.       Support and instruct women on the techniques to assist with milk removal.
6.       Engage in discussions around developing a breastfeeding medicine practice.
7.       Explore tools used to support breastfeeding.


8:00 am   OPENING REMARKS AND WELCOME   
Rima Strassman, MD, FABM
 
8:15 am – 9:00 am   Milk Supply Challenges: Maternal Health Problems
Anne M Montgomery, MD, MBA, FABM
Faculty, Eisenhower Health Family Medicine Residency
Adjunct Clinical Professor
USC-Keck School of Medicine
 
9:00 am – 9:45 am  Tongue Tie: Diagnosis and Evidence
Yvonne LeFort, MD, FABM
Milford Breastfeeding Clinic

9:45 am - 10:00 am
Break

10:00 am –10:45 am  Postpartum Depression/The 4th Trimester
Alison Stuebe, MD, MSc, FABM
Associate Professor, Maternal-Fetal Medicine
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC

10:45 am - 12:15 pm
Workshops

Hands on with the Paraphernalia of Breastfeeding Medicine.
Kathy Leeper, MD, FABM
MilkWorks
Lincoln and Omaha, NE

Nadine Manson, MD, MSc, FABM
Assistant Clinical Professor, McMaster University, Hamilton Ontario
Lead Physician, Central Brampton Family Health Team
Medical Director, The Doctors' Breastfeeding Clinic
Active Staff, Family Medicine, William Osler Health System

Establishing a Breastfeeding Practice
Verity Livingstone MBBS, FABM
Medical Director Vancouver Breastfeeding Centre
Clinical Professor
Department of Family Practice
University of British Columbia
Canada

Amy Grawey MD, FABM
Little Flower Family Medicine
 

Christina Smillie, MD, FABM
Breastfeeding Resources
Stratford, CT

12:15 pm - 13:15 pm
Lunch                                                                                                             

13:15 pm –13:30 pm Afternoon Announcements
Nan Dahlquist, MD, FABM
Westside Breastfeeding Center @ Hillsboro Pediatric Clinic
OHSU Tuality Nursery Medical Director
Hillsboro, OR

13:30 pm – 14:15 pm Mastitis and Ultrasound Therapy
Susan Lappin, MD, FABM
IWK Health Centre Halifax Nova Scotia
Canada

14:15 pm – 15:00 pm Hand Expression and Pumping
Jane Morton, MD
Adjunct Clinical Professor Emerita
Stanford University


15:00 pm – 15:15 pm                                                                                             

Break

15:15 pm -16:45 pm  Workshops repeat from morning 

Hands on with the Paraphernalia of Breastfeeding Medicine.
Nadine Manson, MD, MSc, FABM
Assistant Clinical Professor, McMaster University, Hamilton Ontario
Lead Physician, Central Brampton Family Health Team
Medical Director, The Doctors' Breastfeeding Clinic  
Active Staff, Family Medicine, William Osler Health System
 
Establishing a Breastfeeding Practice
Verity Livingstone, MBBS, FABM
Medical Director Vancouver Breastfeeding Centre
Clinical Professor
Department of Family Practice
University of British Columbia
Canada

Amy Grawey MD, FABM
Little Flower Family Medicine

Christina Smillie, MD, FABM
Breastfeeding Resources
Stratford, CT
 

16:45 pm -17:00 pm Wrap-up

Rima Strassman, MD, FABM