Breastfeeding the Gift for Life

Breastfeeding: The Gift for Life continuing education seminar for nursing professionals will take place Friday, April 17, at the Miriam & Hugh Nunnally Maternity Care Center on the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus, 2415 Parkwood Drive. Community members interested in learning more about breastfeeding may also attend the event. The day will begin with registration at 7:30 a.m. and will conclude at 4:15 p.m. with evaluations.
The speaker for this year’s seminar is Nancy Mohrbacher, IBCLC (international board-certified lactation consultant) FILA,(Fellow of the International Lactation Consultant Association). Mohrbacher, a Chicago area resident, began helping breastfeeding families as a volunteer in 1982 and became board-certified as a lactation consultant in 1991. Mohrbacher is author of Breastfeeding Answers Made Simple and its pocket guide edition, which are used by breastfeeding specialists worldwide. She co-authored a book for parents, Breastfeeding Made Simple, with Kathleen Kendall-Tackett. Her 2013 troubleshooting guide for mothers, Breastfeeding Solutions, is now available as the Breastfeeding Solutions app for android and iPhones; her new book, Working and Breastfeeding Made Simple, debuted in 2014.

For more information, contact Kim S. Buckley R.N., BSN, manager, Patient Care Services, Miriam & Hugh Nunnally Maternity Care Center, at 912-466-4171 or To register, click the PDF below.