Professional Development

We will be adding professional development opportunities that are relevant and of interest to our members as they become available.  This will allow you to kept up to date with new and 'best practice' in the field of Maternal Child and Family Health Nursing.

If you are aware of any professional development opportunities that we have missed or will be of interest and assist us to broaden our awareness, be of interest to our members, please contact us with the relevant information.

Its just breastfeeding

Its just breastfeeding - how did it get so complicated

  • Melbourne
    February 1st & 2nd

  • Gold Coast
    February 5th & 6th

  • Sydney
    February 8th & 9th, 2018

This education is essential for any healthcare professional or individual who works with new families and their newborns.

This in-depth program enables participants to provide accurate, current and consistent information about breastfeeding and lactation in order to support new families in feeding their babies. It is a helpful and effective beginning for education in research-based infant feeding, as well as an excellent update for IBCLCs and others who are interested in applying science to the practice of infant feeding

Please see attached brochure and the website for more details.

Focus on LactationFocus on Lactation:

Updates for todays breastfeeding professionals

Breastfeeding conferences is proud to present a one day seminar with Laurel Wilson.

Laurel brings to us the latest evidence based information to help update professionals on practices, policies and the hot topics in lactation. She has a unique interest in epigenetics and the microbiome, marijuana and breastfeeding, the influence of the prenatal period and attachment on long-term development, breastmilk and brain development, milk expression research, community counselling skills, and the long term impact of skin to skin care and biological nurturing. Laurel believes in interesting, interactive, thought provoking and visually stimulating presentations. Laurel is an engaging speaker who brings together the science and heart of breastfeeding.

Three Locations:

  • Perth
    Monday 19th February 2018
    Frasier Suites, 10 Adelaide Terrace, East Perth, WA, 6004
  • Adelaide
    Wednesday 21 February 2018
    Adelaide Convention Centre, North Terrace, SA, 5000
  • Hobart
    Friday 23 February 2018
    Grand Chancellor Hotel, 1 Davey Street Hobart, TAS, 7000

Please see attached brochure and the website for more details.

Birth and Breastfeeding - Turning the tideTurning the Tide for Birth and Breastfeeding

  • Two Day Conference
  • Warrnambool
  • Friday 16 and Saturday 17 February 2018.

Online Webinar also available.

Turning the Tide for Birth and breastfeeding is a much anticipated fixture for Health Professional education in Australia.

Join us for this two day conference and meet our faculty of eminent Australian and international speakers.
Over these two days we will explore and make sense of hot topics in lactation and birthing.

Please see attached brochure and the website for more details:

National Nurses Education Conference 2018

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National Nurses Education Conference 2018