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BCSCW annual meeting 2016


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BCSCW annual meeting 2016

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  2. 2. Annual Report on Activities Prepared for: 2016 Annual Meeting October 20, 2016
  3. 3. Just the Facts • The BCSCW was formed in 2010 and became a 501c3 non-profit organization in May 2013. • Website: • Membership: 161 active members • Facebook: 610 “Likes,” up 145 from 2015
  4. 4. “Improving the health of residents in South Central Wisconsin by bringing together community members to protect, promote, and support breastfeeding. ”
  5. 5. 2015-16 Board of Directors A working board!
  6. 6. 2016 Board of Directors Alice Meyer, RN, BSN •President, 2015-16 •Past President 2012 & 2013 •Founding Board Member •Symposium Co-Chair 2016 •Retired Public Health Nurse, Public Health Madison & Dane County Miranda Welch, MA, CD(DONA) •Vice President, 2015-16 •Professional Birth Doula •OPEN BOARD POSITION
  7. 7. 2016 Board of Directors Ildi Martonffy, MD, IBCLC Laurel Franczek, Treasurer •Secretary since 2012 •Founding Board Member •Chair, Healthcare Outreach •Physician at UW Dept. of Family Medicine •Treasurer 2014-16 •Symposium Co-Chair 2016 •Legislation Committee Chair •Repiratory Therapist, St. Mary’s Hospital •La Leche League Leader & MMA •2013 Breastfeeding Advocate Award
  8. 8. 2016 Board of Directors Jenn Drake, MS, RN, CPN •Pediatric Nursing Clinical Instructor, University of Wisconsin Alli Ryan, SBD, CBE, CLC •Community Breastfeeding Awards Coordinator 2015-16 •Birth, Postpartum, and Bereavement Doula
  9. 9. 2016 Board of Directors Kat SchuknechtAlix Loniello, CLC Journal Club Coordinator 2015-16 Birth Doula Volunteer Coordinator Postpartum Doula
  10. 10. 2016 Board of Directors Anne Altshuler, RN, MS, IBCLC Founding Board Member La Leche League Leader 2012 Distinguished Service Award OPEN BOARD POSITION Allie Valitchka, CLC WIC Nutritionist OPEN BOARD POSITION
  11. 11. 2016 Board of Directors Janet Braun, RN, MSN, IBCLC, WHNP Nursing Faculty, Madison College Associate Nursing Degree Program OPEN BOARD POSITION
  12. 12. EVENTS
  13. 13. meetings
  14. 14. • The 2015 Annual Meeting was held October 22, 2015 • BCSCW Board of Directors meets each month on the second Monday – all members WELCOME! • Board elections occur once per year at our Annual Meeting, TONIGHT!
  15. 15. journal clubs
  16. 16. Journal club is held to provide education and discussion on current topics relative to breastfeeding…
  17. 17. FEBRUARY • Barriques on Atwood • Dr. Anne Eglash presented articles on galactagogues • Alix Loniello presented articles on gut inflammation • 17 attended
  18. 18. MAY • Madison Fire Department – McKenna Blvd • Adria Cannon, IBCLC presented articles on the impact of birth interventions on breastfeeding and postpartum depression • Kat Schucknecht presented on postpartum mood disorders • Dr. Anne Eglash presented articles on breastfeeding and sleep patterns later in infancy • 20 attended
  19. 19. AUGUST • Barriques on Atwood • Dr. Anne Eglash presented articles on safe sleep and skin to skin care • Dr. Sheila Kredit presented her own research on therapeutic breast massage for management of engorgement, etc. • Adria Cannon, IBCLC presented articles on fat content of manually expressed breastmilk • 27 attended
  20. 20. NEXT JOURNAL CLUB • Monday, November 14 at 6:30pm • Wingra Clinic Conference Room • Film: A Premie Needs His Mother • Please join us! All are welcome! 
  21. 21. community breastfeeding awards
  22. 22. Thank you to the Committee! Alli Ryan, Coordinator Laurel Franczek Anne Althsuler Emcee: Ildi Martonffy Special thanks to the nominators! Breastfeeding Awards: April 8, 2016
  23. 23. Wine & Chocolate Social Cash Wine Bar Hand-dipped Chocolate from Pinkoko Confections Silent Auction Wine Raffle
  24. 24. 2016 Community Breastfeeding Award Recipients • Large Employer: UW Hospital and Clinics • Small Employer: Nutrition & Health Associates, Inc. Rock County • Child Care: Mariposa Learning Center in Stoughton • Healthcare: Robbie Sonnentag, Director of Women & Children Services, St. Mary’s Hospital • Public Place: Amy Erin Anderson of Bakke Chiropractic • Advocate: State Representative Lisa Subeck
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  29. 29. World Breastfeeding Week
  30. 30. Live, Love, Latch! Family Potluck Picnic Over 70 in attendance! August 4, 2016 McKee Farms Park and Splash Pad
  31. 31. In partnership with La Leche League of Madison for the Nationwide Live, Love, Latch!
  32. 32. State Meetings
  33. 33. Wisconsin Breastfeeding Coalition Annual Summit Sept 23 in Marshfield – Brainstormed ways to help WBC be an effective resource for local coalitions Alli Ryan is our new representative to WBC. President, Alice Meyer, was in attendance.
  34. 34. Wisconsin Association of Lactation Consultants Anne Altshuler attended. WALC Annual Conference – March 2016 in Oshkosh Liz Brooks spoke, Jenny Thomas spoke about epigenetics and obesity, Kaisa Brimdinger spoke about some work she had done in Egypt
  35. 35. annual symposium
  36. 36. 2016 Breastfeeding Symposium: “Milk Matters” Thank you to the symposium committee! Laurel Franczek, Co-chair Alice Meyer, Co-chair Miranda Welch, Alli Ryan
  38. 38. • Members continue to take part in the Newborn Nursery Committee at St. Mary’s hospital as they work toward “Baby-Friendly” status • Board member Dr. Ildi Martonffy continues to give regular lectures to the UW Family Medicine residents and NP students. • Met with Dane County Supervisor, Heidi Wegleitner, to discuss how we can promote lactation advocacy in the Dane Co Jail
  40. 40. State Representative Lisa Subeck introduced legislation to help protect working mothers' breastfeeding rights. Healthy Babies, Working Mothers Act
  41. 41. In the community…
  42. 42. Goals 1. Legislation 2. Member Engagement 3. Strengthen Relationships with State Coalitions
  43. 43. YOU!
  44. 44. member participation
  45. 45. events
  46. 46. nominate
  47. 47. facebook
  49. 49. 2016 Board Elections Each Director shall hold office for a two-year term with approximately 1/2 of the Directors elected each year in staggered terms. Maximum 11 Board Members. Each member attending the Annual Meeting for election of the Board of Directors is eligible to cast one vote. The candidates receiving the highest number of votes up to the number of directors to be elected shall be elected. Five seats are open this year!
  50. 50. 2016 Board Candidates Jaime Healy-Plotkin Katie Kuester Tonya Schilling Wendy Sherwood Tori Varland
  51. 51. Questions?