Recent Chris Coons Women's Center Speaking Events

The team at Hannibal Regional Hospital’s Chris Coons Women’s Care Center has been invited to several organizations to discuss best practices. Team members have spoken to:

  • A Rural Community Hospital’s Journey to Baby-Friendly Designation, abstract accepted to be represented at ILCA Conference, San Diego,July, 2011.  Guidelines for Breastfeeding, The Baby Friendly Way, Hannibal Parents As Teachers Staff, December 7, 2010 Hannibal, MO ( LD)
  • Breastfeeding Management for Nurses, Cole County Department of Health, Sept. 29 and 30, 2010, Jefferson City, MO 
  • Lunch and Learn Education, St. Genevieve County Health Department, August 30, 2010, St. Genevieve, MO 
  • Loving Support (Making Breastfeeding Work), Adair County Health Department, March 22, 2010, Kirksville, MO 
  • Metro St. Louis Lactation Consultants, St. Mary’s Hospital, St. Louis, November 2, 2009 
  • “Working Together to Promote Breastfeeding Success”, Pettis County Health Center, September 17, 2009 
  • Baby-Led Breastfeeding Conference, September 12, 2009, Kansas City 
  • Northeast District Missouri Nurses Association Meeting, September 8, 2009

If you're interested in having a Chris Coons Women's Care Center speaker present at your club or organization, please contact Robin Doyle, 573-629-3567 or email her at