Meet the Experts Saturday | Meet the Experts Sunday
SATURDAY, MAY 20
MEET THE EXPERTS
In addition to the featured seminars, the Baby Show has grown to include a second slate of experts on maternal wellness, child care, preschool admissions, work-life balance, and other specialties. Meet them in the “Meet The Experts” area of the Show.
Morning Moderator: Beth Feldman (RoleMommy)
11-11:30am – Preschool Admissions: The ABC’s of preschool admissions with educational advisor Terri Decker (Smart City Kids).
11:40am-12pm – Giving Birth with Confidence: An overview of Lamaze’s 6 Healthy Birth Practices with Lamaze Childbirth Educator Elizabeth Cano-Correa.
12:10-12:40pm – Staying Fear-Free, Confident & Focused After Babies (FAB): Join Jill Simonian, author of The Fab Mom’s Guide: How to Get Over the Bump & Bounce Back Fast After Baby, for a chat about how to conquer the lifestyle changes a baby brings and book signing.
12:50-1:20pm – Baby Sleep: Meet Julie Wright and Heather Turgeon, co-authors of The Happy Sleeper: The Science-Backed Guide to Helping Your Baby Get a Good Night’s Sleep—Newborn to School Age.
Afternoon Moderator: Natalie Nevares (Mommywise)
1:30-2:05pm -Here Comes Toddler: Sally Tannen, of the Parenting Center at the 92Y, chats with two of their regular expert speakers, Liza Natale (pediatrician), and Randi Jacoby (speech therapist), on how parents can ready themselves for the transition from baby to toddler.
2:15-2:55pm – Motherhood, Wellness, and Work: Jessica Pallay and Kaity Velez (co-founders of Well Rounded NY), lead a discussion on new motherhood, wellness, and work with Nicole Feliciano (Momtrends), Tamara Hawkins (Stork & Cradle, NYLCA*), Kira Kohrherr (FitBump), Paige Bellenbaum (The Motherhood Center), and Stephanie Middleberg (Middleberg Nutrition).
* NYLCA – New York Lactation Consultant Association
3:05-3:45pm – New Dads Boot Camp (Moms Welcome Too): The co-founders of NYC Dads Group, Lance Somerfeld and Matt Schneider, lead a seminar version of their highly-acclaimed boot camp, featuring candid conversation and practical advice on everything from changing diapers to developing a good parenting partnership with your mate.
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