Conferences, Events, & Training Opportunities

CWA provides this chronological list of in-person workshops, online education, screenings, and conferences addressing a wide range of topics that promote healthy living and support the professional development of WIC employees and other public health professionals. We invite you to email CWA to submit information about training opportunities appropriate for the WIC Community, to be added to this list.

Aug
17
Sat
CHOCOLATE MILK – THE DOCUMENTARY SCREENING AND TOWN HALL AUGUST 2019 – LA @ Multiple locations - Multiple Dates
Aug 17 – Aug 29 all-day
Aug
25
Sun
7th annual Black Breastfeeding Week – The World is Yours: Imagine. Innovate. Liberate! @ Multiple locations - Multiple Dates
Aug 25 @ 12:00 am – Aug 31 @ 11:59 pm

It’s the 7th annual Black Breastfeeding Week. This year, the theme is The World is Yours: Imagine. Innovate. Liberate! The voices of black families have been traditionally overlooked in innovation spaces and that’s why we need YOU to bring your fire, passion, and brilliant ideas to revolutionize Black breastfeeding in the United States.

Aug
27
Tue
Chocolate Milk: The Documentary during Black Breastfeeding Week 2019! – Sacramento @ Fruit Ridge Community Collaborative Auditorium
Aug 27 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

This is a community screening where all in the community are welcome.

Aug
28
Wed
Hot Topics in Nutrition and Lactation: Supporting Pregnant and Breastfeeding Clients (1 CPEU) – Webinar @ Webinar
Aug 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for an essential update on pregnancy and lactation from a nutrigenomics and functional nutrition approach! Listen as Pam Schoenfeld, MS, RD, functional dietitian and owner of Women and Family Nutrition, explains the latest research on how to support your perinatal clients. 

Aug
31
Sat
Awesome Breastfeeders Chocolate Milk The Documentary Screening -LA @ Kindred Space L.A.
Aug 31 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sep
20
Fri
Napa Valley Breastfeeding Coalition’s annual conference – “Breastfeeding as Healing: Adversity and the Path to Resilience” @ Yountville Community Hall
Sep 20 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Sep
23
Mon
Khiara Bridges – Imagining an Ethnography of Pregnant Class-Privileged Women of Color – UC Berkeley @ Philip Selznick Seminar Room
Sep 23 @ 12:45 pm – 2:00 pm
Oct
15
Tue
Making it Work: Supporting Nursing Parents at Work – Live Webinar @ Live Webinar
Oct 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Other Continuing Education Resources:

For Breastfeeding Education Events throughout California, see California Breastfeeding Coalition’s Events Calendar

Pre-Recorded and Live Webinars: UC Davis Human Lactation Center

Culturally Proficient Professional, Reflective Supervision, and other Strengthening Families Training: Strategies 2.0

Lactation Conferences & Courses: Berkeley. Evergreen Perinatal Education

Lactation Educator Counselor & other courses: UC San Diego Extension

Racial Equity Webinar Series: US Breastfeeding Committee

HEALTHY FAMILIES...STRONG COMMUNITIES...BRIGHT FUTURES!

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