Update on the first World Breastfeeding Trends Initiative in the UK March 2016

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The steering group of the WBTI UK Working Group consists of: Helen Gray, Clare Meynell, Ayala Ochert, Alison Spiro and Patricia Wise, Jill Dye and others. Over the last few months there has been much hard work going on quietly behind the scenes. Information has been collected and submitted by UK organisations, including the NHS, Public Health bodies and Royal … Read More

Scholarship places for the LCGB Conference 2016

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LCGB is delighted to offer members & associate members the opportunity to apply for one of the two scholarship places for this event. Preference will be given to aspiring IBCLCs. This funding reflects our commitment to reducing barriers to our profession in the UK, supporting aspiring IBCLCs, especially those who are not health professionals, and those from groups which are … Read More

LCGB Conference 2016 – Reduced rates for LCGB members

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  LCGB members benefit from a reduced rate for LCGB organised education events. You don’t have to be an IBCLC to be a member – we offer associate membership with most of the benefits. See LCGB membership for further details. For further details see our Events Listing and for booking go to the Eventbrite website.

LCGB Conference 2016 Speaker Spotlight – Maureen Minchin

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Maureen Minchin BA Hons, MA (Melb); TSTC — Milk Matters AND Allergy and Immune Disorder in the Young Infant – Workshop LCGB is proud, pleased and privileged to announce that inspirational Australian author Maureen Minchin has agreed to present her workshop and spread the word about her newly published book ‘Milk Matters, Infant Feeding and Immune Disorder’. She will lead small intimate … Read More

LCGB Conference 2016 Speaker Spotlight – Laurel Wilson

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  Laurel Wilson IBCLC, CLE, CLD, CCCE, BS — Embracing prenatal attachment & Breastfeeding as Foundation for Epigenetics AND Postpartum Mood Disorders, Breastfeeding and the Epigenetic Links from Past Into Future For further details see our Events Listing and for booking go to the Eventbrite website.  

LCGB Conference and AGM 2016 Timetable

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This year LCGB is having 2 days of talks and continued education in breastfeeding centered on the theme of Evolutionary Breastfeeding: Milk Matters, Epigenetics and the Microbiome. Speakers at the two day conference will include Maureen Minchin, Laurel Wilson and Toni Harman, and there will also be talks from some UK IBCLCs, as well as the AGM. As an optional extra, you … Read More

The Breastfeeding London Course

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The Breastfeeding London Course is a set of 12 monthly Study days (90 hours of lactation specific education) that meets the IBCLE exam requirements.  It is designed for health care providers and lay people who want to provide accurate, current and evidence-based information about breastfeeding and lactation to expectant/new families. It is listed as a Course provider by the International … Read More

Deborah Robertson’s Breastfeeding Specialist Course

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DEBORAH ROBERTSON’S BREASTFEEDING SPECIALIST COURSE for: Health Professionals working with breastfeeding mothers and babies Infant Feeding Co-ordinator post holders Breastfeeding Counsellors updating skills and knowledge Candidates preparing for the IBLCE Lactation Consultant exam IBCLCs earning CERPS to recertify ALMOST EVERYONE DOES THE WHOLE COURSE: 12 study days, one per month A linked graded homework each month Details of session topics … Read More