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Newborn Expo & Car Seat Check

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Contact: Kara Kostal
Marketing Coordinator, Marketing and Communications

Sept. 16, 2015
For Immediate Release

Newborn Expo & Car Seat Check
Presented by Boys Town Pediatrics

OMAHA, NEB. – On Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, Boys Town Pediatrics will be hosting a FREE Newborn Expo from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Boys Town Pediatrics – 139th and Pacific Street, on the Boys Town Campus. That's right; this is a completely FREE event. There is no gate admission, and every new and expecting mother will receive a goodie bag filled with baby care items, helpful baby information and more.

This event is completely focused on mom and baby. New and expecting moms will be pampered with prenatal massages, spa treatments, desserts and more! Plus, we have some incredible giveaway items from Brandy Miller Photography, Mommy Assistant, Borsheims, Babies R Us (just to name a few)! Attendees will have the opportunity to meet and interview several Boys Town pediatricians and attend mini educational sessions to help prepare for their new baby.

  • Breastfeeding vs. Formula – Dr. Gina Direnzo-Coffey
  • Nutrition for the New or Expecting Mom – Shannon Muhs, MS, RD, LMNT
  • Infant Brain Development – Dr. Gina Direnzo-Coffey
  • Early Newborn Care – Dr. Heidi Johnson
  • When to Call the Doctor – Dr. Mara Paradis
  • Newborn Gear: Diaper Bags and Beyond – Dr. Jeremy Granger

The Newborn Expo participating exhibitors include A Pea in the Pod, Aether and Epsom Studio and Spa, Babies R Us, Brandy Miller Photography, Breastfeeding Support and Supplies of Omaha, Compete Personal Fitness, Hy-Vee, Karin Fellows, Mary Kay, Mead Johnson, Mommy Assistant, Omaha Public Library, Sam’s Club, Spa with Friends and Top to Bottom Baby Boutique.

Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians will be onsite to assist with car seat installation from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. This is one event you don't want to miss!

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


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 and 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.