Breastfeeding Education - Advanced Level - 8 hour Professional Development Day
$265
Breastfeeding Education - Advanced Level - 8 hour Professional Development Day

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Women’s Conference Centre, Ground Floor

Royal Women’s Hospital

Cnr Grattan St and Flemington Road

Parkville, VIC 3052

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Advanced Level Breastfeeding Day – Primarily for midwives (nurses may attend)

It is highly recommended that you have attended a BFHI foundation breastfeeding day (RWH or equivalent) previously.

This evidence-based day will build on the clinician’s basic knowledge of breastfeeding and explore some of the more challenging aspects of supporting the breastfeeding woman. The topics will cover:

  • Why won’t babies feed?
  • Medicines - illicit drugs- alcohol and breastfeeding
  • Mastitis – abscess- white spot and nipple trauma
  • Positioning & Attachment – improve the feeds and stop nipple damage
  • Infections –Thrush – Jaundice
  • Helping women with large breasts
  • Twin feeding and the late preterm
  • Hypoglycaemia and acceptable medical reasons for supplementation
  • Weight loss & low milk supply
  • Breastfeeding tools and devices
  • Helping babies with tongue tie & clefts
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Women’s Conference Centre, Ground Floor

Royal Women’s Hospital

Cnr Grattan St and Flemington Road

Parkville, VIC 3052

Australia

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