LCGB Conference and AGM 2016
Maureen Minchin BA Hons, MA (Melb); TSTC
Laurel Wilson IBCLC, CLE, CLD, CCCE, BS
Toni Harman, Film Producer / Director, Author
Evolutionary Breastfeeding: Milk Matters, Epigenetics and the Microbiome
This year LCGB is hoping to have 3 days of talks and continued education in breastfeeding. 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 can add Friday evening dinner to your booking to extend your opportunity to network and exchange ideas.
Maureen Minchin will also be running exclusive workshops ‘Allergy and the Young Infant’ for LCGB. Places will be limited dates and venues for this very special LCGB workshop around the country to be announced soon.
Join us for this breastfeeding extravaganza in Basingstoke!
All members of LCGB get a reduced rate at LCGB events so join now! You don’t have to be an IBCLC to be a member – we offer associate membership with most of the benefits. LCGB membership: www.lcgb.org/members_become.html
Whole event – from £140
Full prices and booking on Eventbrite site.
Friday 15th April LCGB Conference Day 1 (9:30am – 5:00pm)
8:30-9:25 Registration, Tea & Coffee
Featured speakers include:
Maureen Minchin – Milk Matters
New knowledge about why & what that means in practice
Laurel Wilson – Postpartum Mood Disorders
BF & The epigenetic links from past into the future
UK IBCLCs: short presentations with Q&A Lynn Timms, Helen Gray and Clare Meynell
5.00 Day ends
7.30 Evening meal
Saturday 16th LCGB Conference Day 2 (9:30am – 4:30pm)
8.45 – 9.25 Registration, Tea & Coffee
Featured speakers include:
Laurel Wilson – Bonding: Embracing prenatal attachment, breastfeeding & long term health.
Toni Harman – “Seed and Feed” The Infant Microbiome: Laying The Foundations For A Lifetime of Health
Maureen Minchin Other foods for all babies: Why, What and When
4.30 Evaluation and goodbye
Additional workshop on 17th April — Maureen Minchin Workshops – Allergies and Immune Disorder in the Young Infant
for more information and to book click here: http://buytickets.at/lactationconsultantsofgreatbritain/47551
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Please see the Arc Conference Centre http://www.arkcentre.com/map-directions
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Substitutions will be accepted at any time. If you let us know in advance we can change the name badge etc.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No. We will need you to sign in on arrival
What is the refund policy?
Cancellations will only be considered if requested in writing and recieved by March 4th. An administration fee of £20 will be charged.
The name on the registration/ticket doesn’t match the attendee. Is that okay?
Substitutions will be accepted at any time. (If you let us know in advance we can change the name badge etc.)
Please note the WHO Code of Marketing Breastmilk Substitutes, Global Strategy, WHA Resolutions prohibit individuals employed by infant feeding manufactures from providing any breastfeeding education to mothers. LCGB events may not be used to support such work.
If you are interested in having a stall at this event please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
All stalls must abide by the WHO Code of Marketing Breastmilk Substitute
All refreshments and lunch provided on days booked. This includes vegetarian options.
An evening meal is available as an optional extra Friday evening.
The venue has air conditioning. You might wish to wear layers.