Marian Tompson

Expertise

  • Advocacy for Breastfeeding
  • Breastfeeding Classes
  • HIV/AIDS and Breastfeeding
  • Lactation research
  • Parenting Techniques
  • Public Breastfeeding Policy

Previous Conferences

  • LLL of Maryland-Delaware-DC
    November 12, 2010 - November 13, 2010
    Chevy Chase,
    Maryland,
    United States
  • LLL of Latin America
    September 28, 2010 - October 6, 2010
    Cordoba,
    Argentina
  • LLL of Texas
    June 25, 2010 - June 27, 2010
    Austin,
    Texas,
    United States
  • Women and Gender Historians of the Midwest, Fourth Biennual Conference
    June 18, 2010 - June 19, 2010
    Dubuque,
    Iowa,
    United States
  • LLL of Massachusetts-Rhode Island-Vermont
    April 9, 2010 - April 11, 2010
    Chelmsford,
    Massachusetts,
    United States
  • LLL of North Carolina
    March 12, 2010 - March 14, 2010
    Charlotte,
    North Carolina,
    United States

About the Speaker

Marian Tompson is one of the seven Founders of La Leche League International. She has worked to promote breastfeeding for 50 years and served as president of La Leche League for the first 24 years. Marian continues to speak at LLL Conferences around the world. She currently serves on the International Advisory Council for WABA (World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action.) Marian spends every spare minute gathering information, raising critical questions and stimulating needed research about breastfeeding in the context of HIV/AIDS and is the founder, President and CEO of AnotherLook, a not-for-profit corporation. In 1999, she received the Ethical Humanist Award from the New York Society for Ethical Culture and the Today's Chicago Woman - 100 Women Making a Difference Award.

Official Bio for Brochure

Marian Tompson is one of the seven Founders of La Leche League International. She currently serves on the International Advisory Council for WABA (World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action.) Marian spends every spare minute gathering information, raising critical questions and stimulating needed research about breastfeeding in the context of HIV/AIDS and is the founder, President and CEO of AnotherLook, a not-for-profit corporation.

Presentations

This speaker is pleased to provide presentations on the following topics to professional and parenting conferences. Presentations on other topics may be available upon request and subject to sufficient development lead-time. (For CERP topics, required paperwork will be provided promptly to meet CERP deadlines.)

Raising Children You Will Enjoy as Adults

30 - 90 minutes

Today's babies are tomorrow's parents. Ways to go from sweet baby to wonderful adult.

Grand Parenting

30 - 90 minutes

Discover the art of grand parenting.

The Liberated Mother At Home

30 - 90 minutes

Enjoy a lively discussion on the joys of being a stay-at home mom.

The Myths, Realities and Challenges of Breastfeeding and HIV

30 - 90 minutes
CERP

Coming soon!

Contact Info

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+1 (847) 869 1278
P.O.Box 383
Evanston, IL 60201
United States

Speaking Services

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Nearest Airport: 
Chicago O'Hare (ORD)
Willing To Travel To: 
Northeast - US
Mid-Atlantic - US
Southeast - US
Northern Mid-West - US
Central Mid-West - US
Southern Mid-West - US
Northwest - US
Mid-Pacific - US
Southwest - US
East Canada
Central Canada
West Canada
South America
Asia
West Europe
East Europe
United Kingdom
Middle East
Africa
Australia
Languages: 
English

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