Lectures & Workshops

Lectures and Workshops offered by Dr. Gina Weissman are available in both Hebrew and English.

60-90 Minutes Lectures

  • Oral Health Conditions in the Infant that Affect Breastfeeding: Tongue Tie and Cleft Lip and Palate
  • The Baby That Doesn’t Latch: Causes and First Steps for Conserving Breastfeeding
  • Clearing up the Confusion Surrounding Neonatal Jaundice
  • Breastfeeding Twins
  • How to Handle Tooth Decay in the Breastfed Infant
  • Thrush on the Mother’s Breast and the Baby’s Mouth
  • Nutrition for the Nursing Mother
  • Communication Skills in the World of Breastfeeding (Two sessions, 90 minutes each)
  • When Mothers go Back to Work: Continued Breastfeeding and Weaning
  • Breastfeeding After Cosmetic Breast Surgery
  • Breastfeeding Toddlers
  • Understanding the International Code for the Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes
  • The Subtleties of a Good Latch
  • Breastfeeding assessment: How to Know That The the baby is Getting Enough Milk
  • The Effect of Birth on the Breastfeeding Process
  • Systems and Accessories to Complement Nursing

2-3 Hour Lectures

  •  Anatomy of the Breast and Physiology of Breastfeeding – not what you expect
  •  Breastfeeding Management: Timing and Technique: updates and decision making
  • Workshop: Communication Skills
  • Understanding Nipple Pain – during the early days after birth and beyond
  • Preventing Engorgement and Other Breastfeeding challenges
  • Differential Diagnosis and the Treatment of Breast and Nipple difficulties
  • Health Conditions of the Mother and Baby Which Affect Breastfeeding

Gina is also available for conference keynotes and sessions, workshops and training. Please contact Gina if you are interested in learning more about her services.