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Thu, Mar 31


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HBFI & Formula Fed Infant: Protection & Support Course POSTPONED

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HBFI & Formula Fed Infant: Protection & Support Course POSTPONED
HBFI & Formula Fed Infant: Protection & Support Course POSTPONED

Time & Location

Mar 31, 2022, 7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Zoom webinar

About the event

Course Overview:

  • 2.5 hour course
  • 7:30 – 10:00 pm
  • No CERPs
  • Pre-requisite: None


Kathy Venter - RN, IBCLC


Health care workers and people assisting families with infant feeding who are looking for information on how to improve support of formula feeding families.

Goals and Objectives:

A 2.5 hour course that explores the Baby-Friendly Initiative and how it supports and protects all types of infant feeding, including formula feeding.

Course Content:

The Baby-Friendly Initiative and How It Protects and Supports The Formula Fed Infant

  • The updated BFHI (2017): the approach towards non-breastfeeding families
  • How the WHO Code influences the quality and safety of artificial baby foods for the protection of infants and young children.

A Brief History of Infant Feeding

  • An interesting look at infant foods and feeding equipment
  • Social influences and infant feeding decisions

What Is Infant Formula

  • Composition and manufacturing process
  • Health Canada recommendations

Considering The Formula Fed Infant

  • Informed decisions
  • Cue based responsive feeding and optimal outcomes
  • Recognizing issues: sensitivities and discomforts
  • Finding resources and support

Registration is not complete until payment has been received. Courses are held virtually on Zoom


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