What is Colorado Lactation Journal Club?
Colorado Lactation Journal Club is a continuing education forum for lactation professionals. These bi-monthly sessions offer invaluable opportunity to stay up-to-date on current field research, clinical best practices and professional networking. Webinar is available for those who cannot physically attend or are located outside of Denver.
2.5 CERPs and CEUs are available for each session for both in-person and webinar attendees. Student discounts are applicable on request.
Colorado Lactation Journal Club Dates & Agendas (to view agendas, click the dates below):
2018 Upcoming Sessions:
- February 21, 2018
- April 11, 2018
- June 6, 2018
- September 12, 2018
- November 14, 2018
History of Colorado Lactation Journal Club
First established in 1987 with fewer than a dozen participants, Colorado Lactation Journal Club has grown to impact more than 230 key health professionals annually—within a 100 mile radius—who are dedicated to promoting, protecting and supporting breastfeeding.
Marianne Neifert, MD, MTS, FAAP (also known as Dr. Mom) founded Colorado Lactation Journal Club more than 28 years ago as an educational offering of The Lactation Program (1985-2009), one of the very first comprehensive breastfeeding centers in the US.
Although The Lactation Program has closed, Journal Club lives on! It is now a program of Rocky Mountain Children’s Health Foundation and is hosted by Mothers’ Milk Bank at the Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center. Dr. Marianne Neifert continues in her role as Journal Club’s regular facilitator/moderator.
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