Deborah Dee, PhD, MPH; CDR, USPHS

Senior Scientist/Epidemiologist
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA
USA Email:

Disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am the Scientific Program Planning Chair for the APHA Breastfeeding Forum. My MPH and PhD focused on breastfeeding, and I have worked in this field for over 15 years, both at the state and federal levels. Among my research and scientific interests are associations between maternity practices and breastfeeding, and preterm infant feeding guidance.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.