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New Hampshire Breastfeeding Conferences

Speakers and Topics

June 6, 2022

Lissa Sirois MPH, RD, IBCLC
Whitney Hammond, MSW, MPH
Melissa Cole, MS, IBCLC, RLC
Courtney Tanner, JD, MSW

Robin Kaplan, MSW, MPH

Breastfeeding in the 21st Century

June 3, 2019

Marianne Neifert MD, MTS, FAAP
Lissa Sirois MPH, RD, IBCLC
Paula Oliveira RN, BSN, IBCLC
Meg Henning MA, PhD
Janet Ierardi PhD, RNC, CNE

Current Challenges to Breastfeeding Mothers and Advocates in the Hospital, Home and Workplace

June 4, 2018

Jessica Altemara, IBCLC
Andrea Ackerson MPH, RD, IBCLC
Donna M. White RN, PhD, CNS, CADAC
Emily Bombard MSN, RN, CNL, IBCLC

Optimizing Lactation Care: Supporting Mothers with Breastfeeding Challenges

June 5, 2017

Vicki Flanagan RN, MS
Bonny Whalen MD
Mary O'Connor MD, MPH
Danielle Hinton DMD
Margaret Henning MA, Ph.D.
Alexandria Bonesho, MD

Creating a Breastfeeding Community of Safety, Care, Support and Equity for NH Families

June 6, 2016

Kathleen Kendall-Tacket, PhD, IBCLC, FAPA
David Newburg, PhD

Celebrating 20 Years of Promoting, Protecting and Supporting Breastfeeding for NH Families

June 1, 2015

Alison Holmes, MD
Bonny Whalen, MD
Joyce Kelly, RN, BSN, MPH
Becky Dunn, Ph.D, RD, LD, CNSC
Naomi Bar Yam, Ph.D.

New Hampshire Leads the Way: Implementing Research into Best Practices for Breastfeeding

June 9, 2014

Karol Kaltenbach, Ph.D
Sarah Akerman, MD
Bonny Whalen, MD

Supporting the Breastfeeding Mother with a History of Substance Abuse

June 10, 2013

Cathy Carothers, BLA, IBCLC, FILCA



Modern Women and Breastfeeding: Communication, Employment and Navigating Our Fast Paced World

May 22, 2012

Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, PhD, IBCLC

New Frontiers in Maternal Mental Health and Breastfeeding: Latest Research on Sleep, Depression, and Maternal Cardiovascular Health

May 16, 2011


Birthing Practices that Impact Breastfeeding

May 17, 2010

Cynthia Turner-Maffei, MA, IBCLC; Kathleen Marinelli, MD, IBCLC, FABM, FAAP

Promoting Healthy Mothers & Babies through the Baby-FriendlyTM Hospital Initiative in New Hampshire

June 16, 2009

Catherine Watson Genna, BS, IBCLC

Sucking and Swallowing Skills in Breastfeeding Infants

June 2, 2008

Tom Hale, PhD

The Latest Information on Medications and Mother's Milk

June 4, 2007

Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, PhD, IBCLC

The Latest Research on Breastfeeding, Postpartum Depression, Contaminants in Breast Milk and Human Milk Banking in New England

May 22, 2006

Diana West, BA, IBCLC

The Science of Making More Milk: A Comprehensive Exploration of the Mechanisms and Obstacles of Copious Milk Production

June 6, 2005

Nancy Wight, MD, IBCLC

From Evidence to Action: Breastfeeding Support of the Preterm and Near-Term Infant

June 7, 2004

James McKenna, PhD

The Latest Research on Co-sleeping and Breastfeeding

May 6, 2003

Tierona Low Dog, MD

The Ultimate Conference on Herbs and Breastfeeding: Clinical Applications & Current Research

May 17, 2002

Nancy Mohrbacher, IBCLC

Protecting, Promoting, and Supporting Breastfeeding in New Hampshire

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