Conference Topics


Dr. Alison Stuebe, MD

Venue Information

An application has been submitted to California Board of Registered Nursing for approval of   6.5 BRN CE contact hours.

An application has been submitted to The International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBCLE) for CERP approval.

Applying a 4th Trimester lens to Mother-Infant Care
Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome
Lactation and Contraception
Beyond the Latch: Persistent Breast Pain
Integrative Medicine for the 4th Trimester

Continuing Education

Early Bird Price  - Prior to June 27, 2018 
        Coalition Member     $135
        Non Member             $160
Standard Price - After June 27, 2018
         Coalition Member    $170
         Non Member            $195

Sonoma County Breastfeeding Coalition members, individual and organizations, will receive a discounted admission code by e-mail.  Please contact for more info.

Conference ticket buyers can request a refund minus $50 in processing fees until August 31, 2018 by contacting



Conference Registration

Conference Price

In Support of the Fourth Trimester

Dr. Lauren Spieler, DO

Friday September 7, 2018

Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Country

Santa Rosa, California

Who Should Attend

This conference offers a professional update for:  Physicians, Midwives, Nurses, Lactation Consultants and Specialists, Dietitians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, WIC and medical office staff, La Leche League Leaders, Childbirth Educators, and others who work with breastfeeding mother-infant dyads.

Conference Meals


We provide a full breakfast and lunch at the conference. This year we are able to offer a pre-ordered gluten-free, dairy-free vegetarian breakfast and lunch option if it is requested by Thursday, September 1, 2018.

If you would like to order this special option please e-mail the conference chair by September 1st at


Conference Scholarships


A limited number of scholarships are available.  If you would like to apply, please e-mail the conference chair by August 10th at with your request.



Smart Train: Sonoma-Marin Area Rapid Transit

The conference location is also within a 5 minute walk of the SMART train stop at Railroad Square.
Click Here  for Smart Train website

Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Country

170 Railroad Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95401 Tel: 707-284-1234

A block of rooms is available for conference attendees at a discounted rate if booked by Thursday, August 9th, 2018. Click Here to make a reservation, or call the Passkey Group Reservations toll free at 888-421-1442 and ask for the Sonoma County Breastfeeding Coalition Room Block.

All guest room rates are subject to applicable State and City taxes at the time of check-in.

Click Here for hotel website.

Additional Hotel Accommodations:

Courtyard Marriott - Click Here

The Courtyard Marriott is adjacent to the conference location and is a 1 minute walk.

Hotel La RoseClick Here

Hotel La Rose is a boutique hotel. It is a 4 minute walk to the conference location at the Hyatt Vineyard Creek.