HSA Gauteng Meeting:Breastfeeding: The advice and perspective of a Lactation Consultant 10 March 2020 - 12h00

Event Details:

Chair Person: Dr M Leite
Event Type: Regional Meetings
CPD Points: 2
Cost to non Member: R500

Venue Details:

Venue: Pizza Del Forno

            Killarney Mall

            60 Riviera Rd

            Killarney

            JHB

Description:

Sr. Ana is a Midwife and Lactation Consultant with more than 15 years’ experience. She is passionate about helping parents, beginning in the pregnancy and helping them through the transition into their new roles. Sr. Ana is the Chairperson of the Gauteng Breastfeeding Association and runs the Centricity Parenting and Baby Care Inc.

 

Breastfeeding

 ­by Sr. Ana Frawley (Midwife & Lactation Consultant)

 

Sr. Ana is an experienced Midwife and Lactation Consultant. After a brief introduction of her calling and work, she will explore the wonder of breastfeeding. Topics discussed will include the anatomy and physiology of lactation, how to facilitate a good latch, identification of problems in lactation and latching, how to support the dyad of breastfeeding, current practices in maternity units, when to refer to a Lactation Consultant, the ethics of formula suppliers, and the importance of accurate and correct preparation of infant formula. Sr. Ana is passionate about communicating the message that breastfeeding is normal. She aims to empower moms with the skills of breastfeeding which ultimately is beneficial to their babies.

 

Agenda:

HSA GAUTENG REGIONAL MEETING

 

Date: 10-03-2020

Time: 17h30 for 18h00

Venue: Pizza Del Forno

            Killarney Mall

            60 Riviera Rd

            Killarney

            JHB

 

Sponsor: Green Quality LTD

Chair: Dr Mark Leite

CPD Points: 2

Cost: Free for current HSA members (R500 for non-HSA members)

RSVP: Please visit www.hsa.org.za to sign up for the event [please RSVP as early as possible for catering purposes]

NB: Be sure to log in to the website before signing up and ensure your membership is up to date as we will be using this portal to generate your CPD certificates.

 

AGENDA

 

17:30 – 18:00 Arrival, tea/coffee and snacks

 

18:00 – 20:00 Breastfeeding: The advice and perspective of a Lactation Consultant

 

20:00 – 20:20 Short company introduction from our sponsor, Green Quality

 

20:20 – 20:50 HSA General Meeting

 

20:50 – 21:00 Closing and Date of Next Meeting (Dr Leite)