2035.0 Promoting and supporting breastfeeding: research and policy

Sunday, October 28, 2012: 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Board 1
A statewide approach to motivate hospitals to develop breastfeeding policies in California
Suzanne Haydu, MPH, RD, Carina Saraiva, MPH, Jeanette Panchula, BA-SW, RN, PHN, IBCLC and Leona Shields, RN, PHN, NP, MFT
Board 2
It's Breast Practice: Promoting Breastfeeding through Well Timed Collaboration
Jessica Sember, BSN RN CLC CLSS CCE, April Clemens, RN IBCLC, Amy Lessin-Diehl, BS RN IBCLC, Shawna Mensinger, BS RN IBCLC, Ronna Aucker, RN CLC and Heather McHenry, RN CLC
Board 4
Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative: Analysis of Hospital Processes During Policy Implementation
Sarah Van Wagenen, MPH(c), Renae Bowen, MPH(c) and Victor Arredondo, MPH(c)
Board 5
Experiences and Perceptions of Women Who Used a Nursing Mothers' Room in a University Setting
Megan Holle, RN, BSN and Laura Duckett, BSN, MS, PhD, MPH, RN
Board 6
Lessons learned from a student-led breastfeeding support initiative at a NYC academic institution
Nisha Beharie, MPH, Lauren Dinour, MPH, RD, CDN and Marti Copleman, JD, MPH, CLC
Board 7
Breastfeeding duration and life-course factors: An analysis to inform health policy
Jennifer Pitonyak, MS, OTR/L, SCFES, CIMI, Amy B. Jessop, PhD, MPH, Claudia Parvanta, PhD, Laura Pontiggia, PhD and Andrea Crivelli-Kovach, PhD
Board 8
Social norms and infant feeding myths: Implications for clinical and community interventions
Alice Nelson, Sherita Bullock, Holly Widanka, MS, Patricia Brantingham, MA and Ann M. Dozier, RN, PhD
Board 9
Analyze the use of a free hotline service for breastfeeding mothers in Taiwan
Shu-Ti Chiou, MD, PhD and Chao-Huei Chen, MD, IBCLC

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Breastfeeding Forum
Endorsed by: Maternal and Child Health, Socialist Caucus, Women's Caucus, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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