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Advanced Breastfeeding Research and Practice

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Date
Time
09:00 to 14:00
Location
Coleraine campus

8H01
Organiser
Professor Marlene Sinclair
Contact details
+44 28 9036 8118
m.sinclair1@ulster.ac.uk
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We have designed a programme to set the scene for breastfeeding research in Northern Ireland - Join us for this free half day event.

09:30-09:35

INTRODUCTION -  Marlene Sinclair  Chair: Marlene Sinclair

09:35-09:40

Nicola Armstrong

Overview of BSISG and Research Workstrand objectives

09:40-10:00

Janet Calvert & Diana

Gossrau-Breen

Breastfeeding Strategy and NI statistics & NI Research

Context

10:00-10:10

Mark Tully

NIPHRN & supporting research initiatives

Guest Speaker

10:10-10:40

Alison McFadden

Director of the Mother and Infant Research Unit University of Dundee

Making Breastfeeding Research Count

NI Research Segment   Chair: Nicola Armstrong

10:40-10:50

Marlene Sinclair

Overview of NI breastfeeding research

Pre-doctoral research (2 min elevator pitches)

10:50-10:52

Laura Hutchinson

Funder: DfE

Anti-epileptic drugs: salivary testing of infants with

breastmilk exposure and decision making processes of women with epilepsy about infant feeding

10:52-10:54

Sharon Guille

Funder: DfE

Testing the effectiveness of psychological and

pharmacological interventions for managing nipple pain in new breastfeeding mothers

10:55-11:10

TEA/COFFEE/SCONES (sponsored by MFIR)

Post-doctoral research

11:10-11:20

Lesley Dornan

Funder: VCRS studentship

Adapting a Motivational Instructional Model to identify and

analyse Thai cultural influences on breastfeeding behaviour

11:20-11:30

Maria Herron

Funder: VCRS studentship

A conceptual analysis and interpretation of women’s

experience of online breastfeeding support

11:30-11:40

TBC

Funder: HSC R&D Division, Public Health Agency

Successful breastfeeding promotion: A motivational

model of instructional design applied and tested

11:40-11:50

Jenny McNeill

Funder: Midwifery 2020

Systematic review of breastfeeding reviews

Guest Speakers    Chair: Mark Tully

11:50-12:00

Adele Patton

BFNI Facebook

12:00-12:30

Pat Hoddinott

Chair in Primary Care

University of Sterling

Delivery of trials of complex interventions: The journey of

the FEST trial from concept to submission

12:30-13:00

Rachel Carey

Centre for Behaviour Change

University College London

Applying theory and techniques from behaviour change

science to breastfeeding

13:00-13:10

Q & A session

 

13:10-14:00

LUNCH (sponsored by DMRS & HSC R&D Division, Public Health Agency)

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