The General Training Schedule Organize and mark your calendars!

Back to Agenda

Monday, May 06, 201911:00 AM - 12:00 PM

8. What’s Rocking the Cradle?  Navigating Challenges to Breastfeeding Support
Location: Omni Atlanta Hotel, North Tower, M1, Cottonwood B Room

A variety of barriers and challenges can hinder progress to implementation of evidence-based guidelines and best practices in breastfeeding support.  Using the think tank approach, attendees will share challenges encountered in implementing breastfeeding support strategies and explore approaches to overcome these challenges. Attendees will engage in small groups to examine this issue from the perspective of implementation in hospitals, community organizations, and/or worksite settings.

Session Learning Objectives:
  1. Identify commonly encountered challenges and barriers to implementation of breastfeeding support activities in hospitals, community organizations, and/or worksite settings.
  2. Identify approaches to overcome these challenges.
The following will be presenting:
  • Catherine Sullivan MPH, RD, LDN, IBCLC, FAND Director, Assistant Professor, Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute
Moderated by:

Daurice Grossniklaus, PhD, MEd, RN, Health Scientist, DNPAO, CDC

The following documents and media are related to this event: