Broadway Building, Suite 1630
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Capacity: 20

This class is restricted to Children's Hospital and float RNs.

Course description

This course is designed for neonatal, maternal or pediatric nurses to assist neonates/newborns with developmental challenges to achieve optimal nutrition through breastfeeding.  This class will cover infant hypoglycemia, feeding challenges with cleft lip/palate, and how to asses infant stress cues and readiness for breastfeeding. This course will also address support strategies from NIDCAP, SPIN and the use of donor milk, coupled with interdisciplinary teamwork and communication to meet the needs of the infant and family unit. Additionally, policy considerations and strategies to help mothers’ achieve an adequate milk supply will be covered.

C.E. contact hours

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 26, for 7.0 contact hours.

The UC Davis Health Center for Professional Practice of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Attendees will not receive C.E. credit if they are more than 20 minutes late; no partial credit can be awarded.


Please select a class date above and complete the registration form. If using a credit card, submit the registration form and phone in your credit card number to (916) 734-9790. If paying by check, please print the registration form, attach your check made payable to UC Regents dated for the date of the class, and mail to:

Center for Professional Practice of Nursing
4900 Broadway, Suite 1630
Sacramento, CA 95820

Registrations are confirmed only if deposit or fee is provided with registration form.

UC Davis employees

$25 registration deposit. Registration deposit is returned upon completion of class. Cancellation must be requested five days prior to class date to receive deposit refund.

This class is for UC Davis Health employees only.

Persons with disabilities

Individuals needing special accommodations may call the Center for Professional Practice of Nursing at (916) 734-9790.


Parking is available in lot 25, approximately one block from the Broadway Building on 50th Street next to the MIND Institute. Park with a UC Davis parking permit, or purchase a daily permit for $6.


Kristina Sackrider
Health Professions Education Specialist