AGENDA

7:30 am                              Registration/check-in opens

 8:30 am                              Welcome, Liberty Hall
                                             Emcee - Lisa Diamond, Breastfeeding Office Coordinator, Forest Manor

 8:45-9:45 am                     Keynote Address: Mothering Mothers: The Critical Role of Breastfeeding Support
                                           Brooke Scelza, Associate Professor, Vice Chair of Graduate Studies,
                                           UCLA Department of Anthropology

9:45-10:20 am                   Doula Support in Breastfeeding and How it impacts Health Disparities
                                             Christin Farmer, Founding President, Chief Executive Officer, Birthing Beautiful Communities

 10:20-10:45 am                Break

 10:45-11:15 am                 Stigmas and Implicit Bias Issues Surrounding Breastfeeding and African American Women
                                           Kelli N. Brien LCCE, CLS, Doula, Maternal Child Health Coordinator, Program Director, Speak Life Initiative, Community Wellness Partners                                        

 11:15-11:45 am                 Q&A with morning speakers

11:45 am-12 pm               Using Technology to Access Breastfeeding Support                                           
                                           Nolan Mikowski-Liv

12-1 pm                              Lunch, Grand Ballroom
                                            (If you have a special dietary note, please show your server and hold on to it until you receive your meal)

 1-1:30PM                           Workplace Panel; a casual discussion surrounding best practices related to breastfeeding and family support
                                            April T. Dales, Cummins, Inc.
                                             Julia Gard, Barnes & Thornburg, LLP
                                             Lisa Greathouse, IU Health

1:30-2PM                           The Role of Fatherhood in the Breastfeeding Dyad
                                             Jeff Newnam, Indiana Fatherhood Coalition, executive director

 2-2:45PM                           How to integrate safe sleep and breastfeeding messaging when working with families of infants
                                            Kris Box, MD, FACOG, State Health Commissioner and
                                            Emily Scott, MD, IU Health Methodist/Riley Hospital

2:45-3:10PM                      Break

3:10-3:35PM                      African American Women Breastfeeding: Changing the world one baby at a time
                                            Joi Barnett, Indiana Black Breastfeeding Coalition

 3:35-4PM                           Building Relationships with Local Hospital and Physician’s Offices for Breastfeeding support
                                             Johnson County WIC AND Johnson Memorial Hospital
                                             Tracy Smith, RD, IBCLC, Johnson County WIC Coordinator
                                             Amanda Harmon, RN, IBCLC, Johnson Memorial Hospital, Franklin
                                             Angela Larkin, RD, IBCLC, Johnson County WIC Breastfeeding Coordinator

 4-4:20PM                           Q&A with afternoon speakers 

4:25-4:30PM                      Closing comments