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New Mexico Hospitals and Clinics Maternity and Infant Care Summit Objectives:
1) Identify strategies to conquer barriers and challenges experienced by hospitals in their efforts to support breastfeeding
2) Explore interventions for addressing racial and ethnic disparities in breastfeeding initiation and duration rates
3) Understand current controversies regarding the Baby-Friendly Initiatives
 

 


8:30 AM

Welcome: 

Courtney McKinney, Envision NM

Maria Otero, Nuestra Salud

Erin Marshall, New Mexico Breastfeeding Task Force

 

8:45 AM

Plenary: The Breastfeeding Landscape of New Mexico – 

A Conversation on Past, Present, and Future

Heidi Fredine, MPH, NM Breastfeeding Task Force

NM Data-Driven Projects

Maria Otero, Nuestra Salud

Community Focus Groups

Rachel Sebastian

Effective Practices: PRAMS data by ethnic identity

Facilitator: Mary Ramos, MD, Pediatrician, Envision NM

 

9:15 AM

Plenary: Baby-Friendly Strategies for Implementation – 

A Team Approach

Emilie Sebesta, MD, Co-Director UNMH Mother-Baby Unit, Pediatrician

Sophie Peterson, MD, OB/Gyn Presbyterian

Abe Lichtmacher, MD, Lovelace Women’s Hospital CMO

Facilitator: Maria Otero, Nuestra Salud

Kimberly Smetzer, RN IBCLC

 

10:15 AM

BREAK

10:30 AM

Keynote Plenary: State of Baby-Friendly

2016 Updates and NICU Initiative

Trish MacEnroe, Baby-Friendly USA

 

11:30 AM

Lunch Plenary: Step by Step Safe Implementation of Skin-to-Skin Care

Lori Feldman-Winter, MD MPH, CHAMPS Physician Lead, Director Adolescent Medicine, Cooper University Hospital 

 

 

 

Tracks


12:30 PM

Family Centered Gentle Cesarean

Larry Leeman, MD, Co-Director UNMH Mother-Baby Unit, Family Medicine

 

1:15 PM

Understanding the Needs of Rural and Diverse Families

Patricia (Trish) Thomas, Laguna Pueblo, National Institutes of Health Trainer

Esperanza Dodge, Young Women United

 

2:00 PM

BREAK

2:15 PM

Donor Human Milk in the NICU:

The case by numbers.

Susan Keogh, RN, Lovelace Women’s Hospital

 

Closing Plenary Sessions



3:15 PM

Plenary: Breastfeeding Support in the Wake of Negative JAMA Editorials: What to Believe?

Lori Feldman-Winter, MD MPH, CHAMPS Physician Lead, Director Adolescent Medicine, Cooper University Hospital 

 

 

 

4:00 PM

Plenary: Quality Improvement in Support of Optimal Maternity and Infant Care Practices

Courtney McKinney and Adrienne McConnell, Envision NM 

 

 

4:45 PM

Closing: Beyond the Summit

Breastfeeding as a Public Health Priority

Maria Otero, Nuestra Salud

Mary Ramos, MD, Pediatrician, Envision NM

Erin Marshall, New Mexico Breastfeeding Task Force