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Tuesday, May 07, 201911:00 AM - 12:00 PM

22. Breastfeeding Learning Community for SPAN Recipients
Location: Omni Atlanta Hotel, North Tower, M2, Magnolia Room

The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) will lead a workshop for SPAN attendees related to their breastfeeding work. The speakers will provide an overview of a learning community model designed to provide technical assistance and resources to the states, specifically on breastfeeding strategies. This workshop will focus on state assessments that will have been completed prior to the workshop and will lead the session in a learning community style.

Session Learning Objectives:
  1. Identify the role that ASTHO will play in supporting the state work.
  2. Describe how the learning community will offer opportunities or shared learning around implementation of breastfeeding strategies.
  3. Identify the multiple resources and learning opportunities provided by ASTHO that will increase state capacity to implement their work.
The following will be presenting:
  • Ify J. Mordi MPH, PMP Director, Maternal and Infant Health Improvement, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
  • Harpur Schwartz Analyst, Maternal and Infant Health Improvement, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
Moderated by:

Carol MacGowan, MPH, RD, LD, Deputy Nutrition Branch Chief (Acting), DNPAO, CDC

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