Iowa Breastfeeding Coalition Meeting

September 2019
Meeting in Des Moines and via webinar
More details will be posted soon


Outpatient Breastfeeding Champion Training

Thursday & Friday, June 20-21st, 2019
8:30 am - 5:00 pm each day
Unity Point Health - Blank Children’s Hospital
Education Resource Center - Classroom 3
1415 Woodland Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309

Presented by: Institute for the Advancement of Breastfeeding & Lactation Education
with instructor:
Carol Reeder, RN, BSN, IBCLC

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13th Biennial Breastfeeding: Baby’s Natural Choice Conference

Wednesday, August 28th, 2019
La Vista Conference Center
La Vista, Nebraska
Keynote Speakers:
Jarold (Tom) Johnston, DNP, CNM, IBCLC
Catherine Watson Genna, BS, IBCLC

More information & register at


Breastfeeding Education for Iowa Communities

Half day training developed by the Iowa Breastfeeding Coalition.  Designed for anyone working with breastfeeding mothers to enhance knowledge of breastfeeding management.  The training has been held in Davenport, Harlan, Des Moines, Iowa Falls, Fort Madison, Ames, Chariton, Waverly, Clarion, Clear Lake, and Manchester.  If you are interested in hosting a training in your community, contact Nicole Newman.  Download brochure here for objectives and more information.  Further details will be posted as plans finalize for each community.