About the Collaborative

April 10, 2018
Fairmont Hot Springs Resort
Anaconda, Montana

Make sure to save the date for this interactive, one-day Montana conference focused on advanced lactation support topics including: safe-guarding lactogenesis for the low and high risk infant, a father’s role in breastfeeding and iatrogenic breastfeeding complications. 

This year’s Breastfeeding Learning Collaborative (BLC) will feature two dynamic speakers: Dr. Jane Morton, an award-winning lactation video producer & Stanford professor, as well as Tom Johnson, a distinguished author & professor at Methodist University specializing in maternal-child nursing and nutrition. Click here for Speaker Bios. In addition to the conference, there will also be an exciting Networking/Demonstration/Vendor event Monday evening you won't want to miss (included in Registration). Click here for a printable version of the Save the Date.
Sponsored by the Montana Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) and MT DPHHS, Nutrition and Physical Activity Program this premier conference on infant nutrition and lactation support provides the attendee with professional development opportunities, networking with other professionals and current clinical and practical lactation support knowledge.

Target audience includes: physicians, nurse practitioners, lactation specialists, WIC clinic staff, public health professionals, hospital staff, health clinic staff, dietitians, nurses and other interested healthcare advocates.

Registration is NOW OPEN.  CLICK HERE for more information on how to register.

Call for Exhibitors
BLC attendees are encouraged to visit exhibitors throughout the conference.  However, new this year, exhibitors will not only have full conference exposure during breaks and the lunch session, but are also be invited to display their latest products/initiatives during the Networking/Demonstration/Vendor event Monday evening on April 9th!  If your organization is interested in having a display table at these events, please CLICK HERE and complete the Exhibitor form by no later than Friday, March 16, 2018.