Join us on Wednesday, March 25 at 12:30 p.m. CST for a free webinar all about feeding: The Parenting Path to Oral Feeding in the NICU, presented by Lisa Kleinz, MA, SLP/L, CNT, CLC, the Director of Education for Dr. Brown’s Medical.
The webinar is free to attend and will cover feeding topics for both families in the NICU and families who are home. Ms. Kleinz will cover feeding cues and other behaviors, how to create positive experiences through feeding, getting to know your equipment (breast and bottle) and the benefits of infant-driven feeding.
The presentation will be followed by a question and answer session where participants can ask Ms. Kleinz their questions related to feeding.
About Lisa Kleinz, MA, SLP/L, CNT, CLC
Lisa Kleinz, MA, SLP/L, CNT, CLC, is currently the Director of Education for Dr. Brown’s Medical. She is a Speech Pathologist who worked in level 3 and 4 NICUs for over 25 years prior to joining Dr. Brown’s in 2016. She has also served as a Developmental Care Specialist, working with staff and families to create change in the NICU. Her certifications include Newborn Individualized Developmental Care Assessment Program (NIDCAP), Developmental Care Designation (NANN), Infant Massage Instructor, and Certified Lactation Specialist. She is also a Certified Neonatal Therapist and an active member of the National Association of Neonatal Therapists. In addition, Lisa was one of the founding members of the Neonatal Therapy National Certification Board and helped to create a certification for neonatal therapists.
Lisa received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois and her Master’s degree from Indiana University. She has presented at several conferences and webinars and also teaches a 2 day course for Education Resources on Developmental Care in the NICU.