4341.0 Breastfeeding (Organized jointly with Breastfeeding)

Tuesday, October 30, 2012: 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Shannon McMorrow, MPH, PhD

California WIC: Implementing successful strategies to increase breastfeeding and duration throughout the state
Leslie Kaye, MS, RD, CLE, Jacqueline Kampp, MSN, RN, CLC, FNP(c) and Patti Paddock, MPH, CHES
Increasing breastfeeding success by meeting the emotional needs of African-American WIC mothers
Gayle Hoxter, MPH, RD, Laurie Haessly, MA, RD, IBCLC, Kathleen Pickering, IBCLC and Gerald Newmark, PhD
Role of cultural frameworks in breastfeeding initiation and persistence in Ohio's Appalachian region
Holly Raffle, PhD, MCHES, Lezlee Ware, PhD, Alison Murphy, RD, LD, Amy Borchardt, MS and Holly Strickland
A qualitative look into breastfeeding practices: The pleasures and the pains
Rachel Powell, MPH, CHES, CPH, Christina Whitworth, BS, Matthew Fayoyin, BA, Karen Schlanger, MPH, Ann Sears, M,Ed, Ashley Wells, MPH, CHES, Marsha Davis, PhD and Alex Kojo Anderson, PhD, MPH, CPH

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

Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus, Women's Caucus, Breastfeeding Forum

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)