2024 Conference


April Mitsch

April PictureMs. Mitsch is a licensed Registered Dietitian and International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at Oregon Health & Science University and Institute on Development and Disability. She joined OHSU in 2013. Currently, Ms. Mitsch is the Feeding Coordinator working in the Pediatric Feeding Disorder Clinic. She also provides outpatient clinical services including medical nutrition therapy and lactation consultation to infants, children, adolescents, and their families. She is a preceptor for the Graduate Program in Human Nutrition. Ms. Mitsch’s research interests focus on the NICU graduate and early feeding difficulties in children.

Supporting Infant and Family in Early Feeding

Join us for an engaging workshop focused on supporting infants and families during the crucial stage of early feeding. Gain insights into developmental stages, breastfeeding, formula feeding, and introducing solids. Learn strategies to address challenges, foster bonding, and collaborate with families on personalized feeding plans. Empower yourself to provide nurturing care and promote healthy development during feeding times with the infants you care for.


Meet your 2024 INA Conference Speakers!

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Jennifer Farlow

Charlotte Terrell

Cindy Wilkinson

Rachael Lubin

Denise Collins

Tiffany French

Tamara Gardner

Kenda Horst

Sheryl Cooksley

Celina Barnett

Takita Tunstall

Lydia Gray-Holifield

Aakash Goel

Jessica Rector

Sarah Washburn

Angela Johnson

Candi Vajana

Julietta Skoog

Debbie Saroufim

Leigh Roberson

Christa Nader

Briana Murphy

April Mitsch

Stacey McCormack

Tiffany Martinson

Kristin Mangan

Henry Lin

Ryan Jordan

Candice Howe

Dianne Cassidy

Yshai Boussi

Kimberly Bepler

Jam (Robyn) Anderson

Jackie Allison

Ingrid Anderson

Stefanie Hudgins

Patty Ross

Michelle Mintz