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Lactation Educator Training Program Opportunity

Have you thought of becoming a Lactation Educator Counselor? The Santa Clara County Public Health Department, The California WIC Program and First 5 of Santa Clara County are presenting a Lactation Educator Counselor Training Program on January 29, 30 & 31, 2013 with follow-up classes on March 5 & 6, 2013.

The trainings will be held at the Sobrato Center for Non-Profits, 1400 Parkmoor Avenue, San Jose CA, 95126. Expert instructor, Gini Baker, R.N., MPH will be presenting the program for health professionals as well as other interested individuals; she is also trained as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and a Fellow, American College of Childbirth Educators.

If you are interested in learning more about Breastfeeding and ways to successfully assist mothers who are learning to breastfeed, sign up for this great training opportunity. See the attached flyer with more information about the program and learn how you can register today!

For other questions, contact Karen Foster, RD, CLE, Public Health Nutritionist/Breastfeeding Coordinator with the Center for Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention at (408) 793-2700 or by email: .


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