Lectures and Workshops

Lectures and Workshops offered by Dr Gina Weissman
Available in Both Hebrew and English

60-90 Minutes Lectures

  • Oral Health Conditions in the Infant that Affect Breastfeeding: Tongue Tie and Cleft Lip and palate
  • The Baby That Doesn't Latch: Causes and First Steps for Conserving Breastfeeding
  • Clearing up the Confusion Surrounding Neonatal Jaundice
  • Breastfeeding Twins
  • How to Handle Tooth Decay in the Breastfed Infant
  • Thrush on the Mother's Breast and the Baby's Mouth
  • Nutrition for the Nursing Mother
  • Communication Skills in the World of Breastfeeding (Two sessions, 90 minutes each)
  • When Mothers go Back to Work: Continued Breastfeeding and Weaning
  • Breastfeeding After Cosmetic Breast Surgery
  • Breastfeeding Toddlers
  • Understanding the International Code for the Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes
  • The Subtleties of a Good Latch
  • Breastfeeding assessment: How to Know That The the baby is Getting Enough Milk
  • The Effect of Birth on the Breastfeeding Process
  • Systems and Accessories to Complement Nursing


2-3 Hour Lectures

  •  Anatomy of the Breast and Physiology of Breastfeeding- not what you expect
  •  Breastfeeding Management: Timing and Technique: updates and decision making
  • Workshop: Communication Skills
  • Understanding Nipple Pain- during the early days after birth and beyond
  • Preventing Engorgement and Other Breastfeeding challenges
  • Differential Diagnosis and the Treatment of Breast and Nipple difficulties
  • Health Conditions of the Mother and Baby Which Affect Breastfeeding


Gina is available for conference keynotes and sessions, workshops and training.

Please contact Gina (ginamir@smile.net.il) or HalavM (halavm@gmail.com) or call 972-9-8949953   if you are interested in learning more about our services.


הרצאה לאחיות קופת חולים כללית- בית חולים בלינסון 2014