BIG ANNOUNCEMENT!!

The Oklahoma Breastfeeding Resource Center has a NEW WEBSITE!!

You can now find us at obrc.ouhsc.edu

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Becoming Baby-Friendly in Oklahoma

Becoming Baby-Friendly in Oklahoma is a statewide effort to help Oklahoma hospitals improve maternity care and increase the number of Baby-Friendly hospitals in Oklahoma. This initiative is funded by the Oklahoma State Department of Health through the Maternal and Child Health Service. Partners include the Oklahoma Hospital Association, Oklahoma Health Care Authority, Office of Perinatal Quality Improvement, and University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

If you would like more information about the Becoming Baby-Friendly in Oklahoma Project, contact Becky Mannel.

Becoming Baby-Friendly in Oklahoma Invitation Letter

2019 Summit Information

Date: Friday, February 22, 2019

Time: 8:00am - 4:30pm

Location: Samis Education Center, Rainbolt Auditorium

Address: 1200 Childrens Ave., Oklahoma City, OK

 

Cost: $25/pp (cost includes lunch)

Registration Link: Click Here

CNE Credits: 6.5

Agenda: Click Here

Keynote Speakers:

Cathy Carothers, BLA, IBCLC, FILCA (website)

Joan Younger Meek, MD, MS, RD, FAAP, FABM, IBCLC (webpage)

 

Becoming Baby-Friendly in Oklahoma (BBFOK) is a statewide effort to help hospitals improve maternity care and increase the number of Baby-Friendly hospitals in Oklahoma.

If your hospital is one of the first 10 Oklahoma hospitals to register and have staff attend the Summit, you will qualify for the education stipend for the OBRC 15 hour online training!  We will be contacting you with more details. Hospitals participating in BBFOK will be eligible to enroll 8 staff. Oklahoma hospitals that are not participating in BBFOK will be eligible to enroll 4 staff.