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Free Newborn Expo and Car Seat Check Presented by Boys Town Pediatrics

​​​​Boy Town Pediatrics logo​Contact: Kara Kostal
Coordinator, Marketing and Communications

September 7, 2016
For Immediate Release

Free Newborn Expo and Car Seat Check
Presented by Boys Town Pediatrics

OMAHA, NEB. - On Saturday, September 10, 2016, Boys Town Pediatrics will be hosting a FREE Newborn Expo from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Boys Town Pediatrics – 139th and Pacific Street, on the Boys Town Campus. Every new and expecting mother will receive a goodie bag filled with baby care items and helpful baby information. New and expecting moms will be pampered with prenatal massages, spa treatments, desserts and more!

Guests will have the opportunity to meet and interview several Boys Town pediatricians and attend mini educational sessions to help prepare for their new baby.

  • 10:15 AM – Early Newborn Care – Dr. Heidi Johnson
  • 10:45 AM – Postpartum Depression and Self-Care – Eleanore Shrader, PLMHP
  • 11:15 AM – Brain Development – Dr. Gina Direnzo-Coffey
  • 11:45 AM – Early Infant Nutrition – Sarah Sortino, RD, LMNT
  • 12:15 AM – Breastfeeding – Dr. Vicki Herrman

A free car seat will be given away at each session! Additional prize drawings will be held hourly, concluding with our grand prize: a newborn photo session donated by Brandy Miller Photography.

The Newborn Expo participating exhibitors include Aether & Epsom, Babies R Us, Brandy Miller Photography, Breastfeeding Support & Supplies, Channel 94.1, Common Sense Parenting, Compete Personal Fitness, Hy-Vee, Mary Kay, Mead Johnson, Omaha Public Library, A Pea in the Pod, Sam’s Club, Spa with Friends, Top to Bottom Baby Boutique, United Healthcare and Vondrak Dental.

Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians will be onsite to assist with car seat installation from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

For more information about the Boys Town Pediatrics Newborn Expo, visit



Free Newborn Expo
Boys Town Pediatrics
10am – 1pm
14040 Boys Town Hospital Road


Boys Town Pediatrics is keeping kids healthy with extended evening and weekend appointments and scheduled same day sick appointments seven days a week. Our Board Certified pediatric specialists offer diagnosis and treatment services for life-altering disorders, chronic conditions a​nd serious injuries. To learn more about our specialized care for kids and meet the physicians of Boys Town Pediatrics, visit Boys Town Pediatrics, together caring for kids.​