Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Breakfast and Registration: 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Educational Sessions: 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Lunch: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Break: 1:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Educational Sessions: 1:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Networking Reception: 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Breakfast and Registration: 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Educational Sessions: 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Break: 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Lunch: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Educational Sessions: 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Adjourn: 2:30 p.m.
To provide local WIC Coordinators with the opportunity to network, discuss best strategies, develop process improvements, share best practices and resources with one another Statewide.
Upcoming Dates & Locations
October 24-25, 2017
12500 Crystal Mountain Dr.
Thompsonville, MI 49683
Registration coming soon!
When calling for overnight accommodations, please identify that you are attending WIC Training for the government rate. You can also make online reservations by visiting www.CrystalMountain.com, clicking on "Book Now" in the upper left corner and entering the group code 46174S.
- Provide State and National Updates for WIC program services
- Provide MI-WIChealth.org changes and updates for use in local WIC Agencies
- Identify service models that utilize coordination of services
- Identify methods for WIC Clinic’s to improve fatherhood involvement
- Discuss best practices for WIC Clinic operations used in local agencies statewide
Welcome and Overview Stan Bien
Immunizations Stan Bien
Nutritional Services Update Kristen Hanulcik
WIC Training Overview Jean Egan
Nutrition Education/Breastfeeding Education Joyce Bryant
Vendor Update Mike Perrelli
State Data Update: Challenges & Opportunities Kobra Eghtedary
8 Steps to Retaining Clients and Recruiting NEW Clients Gayathri Akella, MS, RD, IBCLC
Branch, Hillsdale, St. Joseph Community Health Agency
Managing WIC Coordinator Duties
NWA & MWA: Linking your voice to decision makers Dr. Velonda Anderson
Mind Tools: Management Resource Software – at Your Fingertips Jean Egan
Success Through Team Work! Mary Ellen Dolan
Michigan WIC CCS: Next Steps Tara Fischer
What's New with WICHEALTH.org Robert Bensley, PhD
State & National WIC Outreach Martelle Esposito
PNC Growing Up Great Jennifer Sturdy
Sugar & Your Smile: Integrating Children’s Oral Health in WIC Amanda DeLandsheer, MSHE
Unifying the WIC Brand
Day 1, Session 1
Day 1, Session 2
Day 1, Session 3
Day 1, Session 4
Day 2, Session 1
Day 2, Session 2
Day 2, Session 3
Mind Tools Club Lite Order Form