Tongue-tie and Breastfeeding Symposium

We would like to invite paediatricians, dentists, lactation consultants, midwives, health visitors, breastfeeding specialists and other interested professionals to this one-day tongue-tie and breastfeeding symposium.

International and UK speakers include:

  • Dr Sertac Arslanoglu - Head of Division and Associate Professor of Neonatology, Dr Behcet Uz Children’s Hospital, Turkey; Vice President, European Milk Bank Association; Scientific Co-ordinator, Italian Association of Human Milk Banks (AIBLUD)
  • Melissa Cole, Lactation Consultant, Luna Lactation, Portland, USA
  • Matthew Chia, Consultant Orthodontist, Croydon University Hospital
  • Annabelle Mackenzie, Co–founder of Tongue-tie UK
  • King’s College Hospital’s Tongue-tie team and other senior Trust practitioners.

They will explain the latest thinking on a range of tongue-tie, lactation and breastfeeding topics, from diagnosis and treatments, prevention of recurrence following surgery, and the scientific significance of breastmilk to pre-term infants and neonates.

Date: Thursday 3 September 2015
Time: 9.30am-5.30pm (registration from 9am)
Location: Gainsford Lecture Theatre, Weston Education Centre, King’s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS
Cost: £90 (including lunch, and morning and afternoon break refreshments). Concessions available for students and voluntary breastfeeding support practitioners (£50)

Book your place

Please complete the Tongue-tie symposium booking form, including payment details, and post it to:
Katherine Fisher, Team Leader
Tongue-tie Clinic
Caldecot Centre
Caldecot Road
London SE5 9RS

Places are limited, so please book early to avoid disappointment.

For further information, please email katherine.fisher@nhs.net