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Women's Health Grand Rounds

Breastfeeding Anatomy & Physiology/ Breastfeeding Best Practices

Breastfeeding Grand Rounds 1997 sponsored by the NYS Institute for Human Lactation


  • Anatomy & Physiology of Breastfeeding; Challenges in Breastfeeding Management
  • Clinical Lecture by Ruth A. Lawrence, M.D. Author of Breastfeeding: A Guide for the Medical Profession; Professor of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Rochester
  • Best Practices in Breastfeeding Management in the Hospital Setting
  • Public Health Lecture by Mary Applegate, M.D., M.P.H. Medical Director, Bureau of Women’s Health, NYS Department of Health

After viewing the broadcast, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the anatomy and physiology of breastfeeding
  • Describe common challenges in breastfeeding management
  • Describe best practices in breastfeeding management in the hospital setting

Satellite broadcast originally aired May, 1997

Major support for this program comes from the NYS Department of Health and the USDHHS Material and Child Health Bureau.


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