PABC President Kay Hoover, MEd, IBCLC, RLC, FILCA was the featured speaker at an all-day conference in Rome, Italy for the Italian Lactation Consultant Association (Associazione Italiana Consulenti Professional Allattamento Materno) on November 17, 2018. She presented talks to 120 attendees on Anatomy of the Nipple, Sore Nipples, Problems of the Lactating Breast, Effective vs Ineffective breastfeeding, and What to do when the baby has not latched onto the breast yet.
Kay was invited to speak by Gerardo Chirichiello, MD, IBCLC, the president of AICPAM, the Association of Italian Consultant Professionals of Maternal Lactation (Associazione Italiana Consulenti Professional Allattamento Materno).
“It was a very special opportunity to meet the lactation consultants in Italy and to see the historic buildings, statues, and paintings throughout the city.” said Kay.
Gerardo Chirichiello, MD, IBCLC, the president of AICPAM and Graziella Cattaneo, lactation consultant and the treasurer of Aicpam.