Public Health Live set

Breastfeeding Grand Rounds (BFGR)

Annual webcast sponsored by the University at Albany School of Public Health Center for Public Health Continuing Education, in partnership with the New York State Department of Health Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program. BFGR webcasts feature clinical experts paired with public health experts to provide education on current breastfeeding health issues with both clinical and public health significance.

  • Breastfeeding Grand Rounds 2022

    Addressing Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Breastfeeding Through Community and Hospital-Based Approaches
    Wednesday, December 14, 2022
    8:30am - 10:30am ET

    Choose the BFGR On Demand tab above to watch past webcasts.

  • “Breastfeeding is the most precious gift a mother can give to her infant. When there is infection or disease, it may be a life-saving gift. When there is poverty, it may be the only gift." R.A. Lawrence 1992

    As a founder of Breastfeeding Grand Rounds, Dr. Ruth Lawrence has been an integral part of the program and broadcast since its inception. Dr. Lawrence, a pediatrician, toxicologist, and neonatologist, has provided valuable insights to viewers. She continues to support, protect, and promote breastfeeding in her career. To view previous broadcasts, and to view, hear, and read the words of Dr. Ruth Lawrence, click here.

To receive continuting education credits for viewing our webcasts - please go to the individual webpage for that webcast. Under the Useful Links section, click on the link for 'Evaluation, Post-test & CE Credits'. You will receive a printable certificate when you are done. You can also enter your e-mail address and the system will e-mail you a link to your certificate. We recommend e-mailing or printing right away as the system does not save your certificate. Please note: CPHCE cannot recreate lost certificates.

Please note that most CE credits are available for 3 years after the live program. LCERPS are only available for 1 year after the live program. The specific expiration dates are listed on each webpage.

The planners, moderator, and presenters do not have any financial arrangements or affiliations with any commercial entities whose products, research or services may be discussed in this activity.

No commercial funding has been accepted for this activity.

Continuing Medical Education Contact Hours

The School of Public Health, University at Albany is accredited by the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Public Health, University at Albany designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Continuing Nurse Education Contact Hours

The University at Albany School of Public Health is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Northeast Multistate Division, an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

These offerings are approved for 2 nursing contact hour(s).


Sponsored by the School of Public Health, University and Albany, SUNY (NY0098), a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.  This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 2 total Category I contact education contact hours.  Maximum advanced-level continuing education contact hours available are 0.