MILCC – ‘Emerging Leaders in Lactation’ Scholarships

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Are you, or do you know someone who is looking to qualify as an IBCLC but facing financial difficulties in achieving the requirements necessary to apply to sit the exam? If so, you may be interested in the ‘Emerging Leaders in Lactation’ Scholarship. This scholarship provides the opportunity for full or partial financial assistance (up to $5,000 USD) with the … Read More

World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA)

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World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action

Although the UK celebrates in June, World Breastfeeding Week is 1st – 7th August every year. World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) commemorates the signing of the Innocenti Declaration on 30th July/1st August 1990; the first international framework to protect, promote and support breastfeeding. The partnerships, vision and ambition generated led, six months later, to the formation of the World Alliance for … Read More

Outstanding Achievement Award, 2017

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We are pleased to announce that Clare Meynell and Helen Gray have been jointly awarded the LCGB 2017 Award for Outstanding Contribution to Breastfeeding. This year’s award winners have facilitated and brought together many related breastfeeding organisations and driven forward a national system for assessing breastfeeding strategy, policy and support in the United Kingdom. They have liaised with both organisations and … Read More

Honorary Membership Jill Dye

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Honorary Membership of LCGB is a tribute for individuals who have made a major contribution to the organisation.  It carries free membership for life and is a significant recognition awarded to very few.  To date we have had only six recipients in over 20 years. It is with great pleasure that we can announce on behalf of the committee that … Read More

LCGB Conference Sponsorship

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This buy clomid online year LCGB’s Conference sponsorship places have been awarded to Gretel Finch, and Kirsty Jenkins. Both are aspiring IBCLCs, with Gretel only needing to top up her current clinical practice to be eligible for the exam, Kirsty expecting to take it next year, and both well along the path. Gretel has been very largely responsible for bringing … Read More

2017 Conference Speaker – Carol Williams

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Carol Williams

Carol Williams Public Health Nutritionist and Infant Feeding Specialist Senior Lecturer: Health Promotion and Public Health, University of Brighton, UK Co-director: Infant Feeding Consortium community interest company (IFCcic) Carol Williams is a Public Health Nutritionist and infant feeding specialist with a long and varied experience of working on food and health issues in the UK and internationally, primarily in the … Read More

IMPORTANT – IBCLC questionnaire!

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Dear IBCLC, I am a Research Associate at the University of Bristol in the School of Experimental Psychology and I would like to invite you to take part in a research study (questionnaire based) examining the role and current practice of International Board Certified Lactation Consultants in Great Britain.  This research is being carried out in collaboration with Lactation Consultants … Read More

IBLCE Exam Board Role for UK IBCLC

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LCGB is delighted to announce on IBCLC day that LCGB member, Jane Graves IBCLC, has been selected to serve on the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) Certification Committee. We wish to congratulate Jane on her new appointment and are delighted to see a UK IBCLC take on this internationally important role so soon after qualifying. Jane was awarded … Read More

Gold Conference Special Rate for LCGB Members

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LCGB are pleased to announce that members are able to attend the 2017 Gold Lactation online conference at a special discounted group rate. Please see Gold Conference Group Rate in the members area for further information. Gold conference information Full conference information see goldlactation.com/conference/ registration Gold Conference dates  April 3rd – Free Live Keynote Presentation Dr. Amy Brown’ “Breastfeeding as a Public Health Issue: Do we … Read More

News about our 2017 conference!

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LCGB Conference 2017

Our 2017 conference is now open for booking – please click here to see the options of tickets. We are delighted to offer you at an all inclusive price an exciting two days with great speakers; a fantastic learning opportunity for lactation specialists and those interested in breastfeeding. About our Speakers: Rodney Dietert, Professor of Immunotoxicology, will be talking about … Read More