BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 30, 2012 —Breastfeeding: The Gift for Life
will take place Thursday, April 19 in the Linda S. Pinson Conference Center
on the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick Campus, 2415 Parkwood
Drive. This annual conference is presented to update the community and
health care professionals with the latest lactation information. The day
will begin with registration at 7:30 a.m. and will conclude at 4:15 p.m.
The speaker for this year’s seminar is Marsha Walker, R.N., IBCLC
(international board-certified lactation consultant.) An internationally
known speaker and published author, she provides consulting services to
health care organizations and frequently provides in-service presentations.
She sits on several boards of directors, including the Massachusetts Breastfeeding
Coalition. She is a past president of the International Lactation Consultant
Association. The all-day conference fee is $75 and includes conference
materials and lunch. An application has been made for Georgia Nursing
Association (GNA) contact hours and continuing education recognition points (CERPs.).
For more information, contact Jo Wright, IBCLC, Miriam & Hugh Nunnally
Maternity Care Center, Brunswick Campus, at 912-466-3184. The brochure
and registration form can be found at sghs.com.