Community Screening and Panel Discussion

Milk: Born into this World

Community Screening

Date: 10 May 2017

Presented by: School of Nursing and Filmblanc

Room: WOOD 6, IRC Woodward Hall, 2198 Health Sciences Mall, UBC Vancouver

  • 6:30 pm Doors open – Wood Theatre 6 – IRC Woodward Hall, 2198 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver BC
  • 6:45-8:15 pm Documentary showing with Introduction by Nomei Weis.
  • 8:15-9:00 pm Panel Community Dialogue

About Milk

“Milk brings a universal perspective on the politics, commercialization and controversies surrounding birth and infant feeding…Milk celebrates bringing a new life into this world with a strong call to action and reflection.” –

Maternal and Newborn Health

Filmblanc has partnered with the Telus Fund to promote its education program in BC, using Milk to stimulate awareness, education, and discussion about maternal and newborn health. Screenings are followed by a panel discussion.

Free admission

A panel discussion follows the screening. 

Moderator: Suzanne H. Campbell PhD, RN, IBCLC – Director & Associate Professor UBC SoN

Frances Jones RN, MSN, IBCLC - Program Coordinator, BC Women’s Lactation Service & BC Women’s Provincial Milk Bank
Katie McNiven, RM, IBCLC Midwife, Vancouver Island
Dr Rachael Craggs, MD Family Practice, GP Vancouver
Dr. Jan Christilaw, MD, FRCSC President, BC Women’s’ Hospital, Provincial Health Services Vancouver BC; UBC Faculty of Medicine, Clinical Professor, Division of General Gynaecology & Obstetrics

Noemi Weis – Director/Producer -- joining via Skype