GOLD Lactation 2018


GOLD Perinatal Online Conference

Webinar: Keynote Address "The perintal microbiome" (Open Access presentation)

USLCA Webinar Series: The Role of the Father in Breastfeeding


Romanian Lactation Consultant Association IBCLC Training

Webinar: Two hours of training "The Role of the Father in Breastfeeding" and "The maternal-child microbiome: or the Oroboobular axis"

New Horizons in Clinical Lactation (USLCA)

San Antonio, Texas

South Regional AHEC – Obstetrical Nursing Update

Fayetteville, North Carolina

Global On-line Lactation Discussion (GOLD) 2017


5th Annual Breastfeeding Forum: Practices for the Future

Winston-Salem, NC

2016 AWHONN Florida Section Conference

Sheraton Sand Key Resort 1160 Gulf Blvd, Clearwater Beach FL, 33767

Norwich University School of Nursing

Northfield VT

Jarold (Tom) Johnston CNM, IBCLC

Country: United States of America
Phone number: 910-964-7679
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Labor and Delivery in my Pocket: “Fetal Death”

Tom contributed a small section on perinatal loss and bereavement care to the first and second edition of this handy little pocket guide for Labor and Delivery nurses.

New route of Danazol for Endometriosis needs more study

Johnston, JT & Ericson-Owens, D. (2004) “New route of Danazol for Endometriosis needs more study” JNMWH 49(6) p. 546-8

In this article the authors discuss the use of a Danazol loaded IUD tested for the treatment of endometriosis.

On Bed Sharing [Letter]

On Bed Sharing [letter]  JOGNN 37(6), p. 619-21. Nov/Dec

In this letter to the editor the authors discuss a recent study regarding the hazards of bed sharing and attempt to counter arguments that American mothers continue to sleep with their babies despite knowing the risks.  The Authors took issue with the statistics used and the exaggerated risks portrayed in the original published article.

Dads in Breastfeeding (published in Breastfeeding in Combat Boots, 2010)

Published in Robyn Rouche-Paull’s groundbreaking book on Breastfeeding while serving in the US Military, this little piece lays out breastfeeding for new fathers using military friendly language that all Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines can understand.  Perhaps the most popular section is the appropriation of the well known basic rifle marksmanship acronym SPORTS as a troubleshooting mantra to help fathers fix a bad latch.  Mrs. Rouche-Paull has kindly modified that section into a father friendly handout for public use.


Johnston, J.T. (2013) “Fatherhood”.  Breastfeeding Matters, La Leche League of the United Kingdom.

A brief article written by a father, for fathers in the UK.  This article discusses useful tips that fathers can use to help his wife and child breastfeed successfully.