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American Public Health Association
133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition
December 10-14, 2005
Philadelphia, PA
APHA 2005
Session: Breastfeeding and Infant Nutrition Policy and Practice
4272.0: Tuesday, December 13, 2005: 4:30 PM-5:30 PM
Breastfeeding and Infant Nutrition Policy and Practice
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Organizer(s):Mary Rose Tully, MPH, IBCLC
Laura J. Duckett, PhD, MPH, RN
Board 1Impact of a Dedicated Certified Lactation Consultant on Provision of Breast Milk in the NICU
Dhruti Pandya, MD, Natalie Dweck, RN, Michael Homeyer, P. Visintainer, PhD, Antoni D'Souza, MD, Rhonda Valdes-Greene, RNC, BSN, IBLC, Heather L. Brumberg, MD, MPH
Board 2Mother's own milk (MOM) feeding patterns among premature infants admitted to a NBICU and predictors of MOM feeding initiation and continuation
Laura Duckett, PhD, MPH, RN, Richard C. Lussky, MD, FAAP, Susan M. Pfister, BSN, RN
Board 3Breastfeeding duration among infants born at a US Baby-Friendly hospital
Lindsay MacAuley, Laura Beth Chamberlain, BA, Patricia Francisco, Supriya Mehta, MHS, PhD, Anne Merewood, MA, IBCLC
Board 4Breastfeeding success among low-income women
Elizabeth F. Racine, RD, DrPH, Kevin D. Frick, PhD, Donna Strobino, PhD, Laura M. Carpenter, PhD, Renee Milligan, RNC, PhD, Linda C. Pugh, PhD, RNC
Board 5Breast-feeding and bottle-feeding behaviors and their relationship to self-image in adolescent mothers
Deborah Robbins, LCSW, Dianne S. Elfenbein, MD, Paulette Kimball-Wren, MD, Marianne Felice, MD
Board 6Exploring early mix-feeding practices among latinas residing in san bernardino and riverside counties
Yeira Rodriguez, MPHc, Carol Melcher, MPH, RN
Board 7Breastfeeding among new mothers: Associations between hospital staff’s encouragement, breastfeeding initiation in the hospital, and breastfeeding duration
Curtis A. Miller, BS, Youjie Huang, MD, MPH, DrPH
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Maternal and Child Health
Endorsed by:APHA-Committee on Women's Rights; Black Caucus of Health Workers; Community Health Workers SPIG; Food and Nutrition; Public Health Nursing; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus

The 133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition (December 10-14, 2005) of APHA