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    Los Angeles Becoming a Mom/Comenzando bien Training 2013

    Wednesday, July 31, 2013
    Time: 8:00 AM
    Registration Time: 8:00 AM
    The California Endowment Center for Healthy Communities
    1000 N Alameda St
    Los Angeles, CA 90012

    March of Dimes held its annual Becoming a Mom™/Comenzando bien® training on Wednesday and Thursday July 31 & August 1, 2013.

    Adobe Reader is required to download and view the files on this page. If you do not have this program, you can download it for free by going to adobe.com and searching for 'Reader'.

    Presentations from this event can be download by clicking on the presentation title below.  (Please note that there is no presentation from the panel discussion on Day 1, as this discussion did not utitilize a slide presentation.)

    DAY 1: JULY 31, 2013

    Introduction to Becoming a Mom™/Comenzando bien® and review of each session
    Fernanda Crivici, MPH

    C-sections: What you need to know
    Diana Ramos, MD, MPH

    Breakout Sessions:                         
    Integrating Group Classes into CPSP
    Christian Murillo, MPH

    Becoming a Mom/Comenzando bien evaluation results review
    Fernanda Crivici, MPH

    Obesity Epidemic in Los Angeles County
    Angel Hopson, RN, MSN/MPH    

    Becoming a Mom/Comenzando bien panel: veteran and new facilitator sites
    Moderator: Fernanda Crivici, MPH;  Panelists: Elsy Tobar, Norma Mendez, Oscar Alvarez, CLE,  Teresa Ortiz, FNP
    No presentation slides were used – visuals only.

    Elimination of Non-medically Indicated (Elective) Deliveries Before 39 Weeks Gestational Age
    Victoria Lombardo, MSN, RN

    DAY 2: AUGUST 1, 2013

    Prenatal and Postpartum Care
    Ruby Nagtalon, RN 

    Fatherhood Involvement
    Jeffrey Williams

    Nutrition During Pregnancy
    Gauri Rao, MS, RD

    Gestational Diabetes
    Maria Flores, RN, CDE and Dolores Cellier, MSN, MFT, RN-BC, CNS, CDE

    Domestic Violence Panel
    Moderator:  Paula Binner, LCSW;  Panelists: Olivia Rodriguez, Cynthia Maldonado, Maria E. Foster, VSR

    Helping Victims Become Survivors

    Law Enforcement Respose to Domestic Violence and Stalking - Maria E. Foster

    Teen Pregnancy
    Carla Hill, MPA

    The registration information and event brochure below are provided for reference only.

    Registration pricing per participant: $35 per day / $70 for both days.

    Event Brochure


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