If you are planning on delivering at our hospital, Nebraska Medicine, you are able to register for their childbirth, lamaze, sibling, or breastfeeding educational classes. All classes are hosted at the Olson Center. For more information on hospital classes, please call (800) 922-0000. If you are a patient who has delivered at our hospital, Nebraska Medicine, a breastfeeding support group is offered on Thursdays at 3 pm in the Olson Center. For more information on this group, please call (402) 552-3847.
A Breastfeeding Clinic is open every Tuesday from Noon to 8 p.m. at the Olson Center. Breastfeeding specialists will be on-hand to offer all women assistance with support, challenges, and education. Call or text 402-915-1559 to make an appointment.
Elite Mommy & Me Support Group is open to all women and meets every Tuesday from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Breastfeeding Curriculum for Families is a Saturday event which includes all 3 parts of the ELITE Breastfeeding Curriculum for Families: Nutrition for You & Your Growing Baby, Getting to Know Your Baby, and Hospital Preparation. Class description: Join us as we lay the foundation for good health and nutrition for you and your growing baby; come learn the basics of breastfeeding including most importantly getting to know your baby; and find out what to expect after delivery and how to prepare for your hospital stay. Dads are highly encouraged to attend. Other support persons welcome!
Saturday, March 21, 9-4pm at Olson Center
Saturday, May 2, 9-4pm at Olson Center
Saturday, July 25, 8-4pm at Olson Center
Other class times are available and are hosted at Elite Community Breastfeeding Support Center. To register for these classes or for more class times, visit: www.EliteLP.com/for-families. For questions, please call or text 402-915-1559.
Since 1995, this one-day conference is offered every other year and is sponsored by Olson Center for Women's Health and the University of Nebraska Medical Center in cooperation with UNMC College of Nursing and UNMC Center for Continuing Education and is offered to healthcare professionals (Physicians (OB/GYN, pediatric and family medicine), nurses, lactation consultants, registered dietitians, residents, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurse midwives, breastfeeding advocates, social workers, and students.) Continuing education is offered.
Conference location is at the La Vista Conference Center at Embassy Suites.
Conference facts from 2013's conference: