July 26, 2016

Links to Breastfeeding Resources (alphabetically)

Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine

American Academy of Pediatrics-Breastfeeding

 American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists-Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding Bookstore

Breastfeeding Pharmacology, Thomas Hale

Breastfeeding & Dentistry Research- Legacy of Brian Palmer, DDS

CDC- Breastfeeding

EPIC Breastfeeding Program
Did you know there is a free breastfeeding education program in Georgia for health care professionals?  The EPIC program (Educating Physicians In their Communities)  serves private practices, medical and nursing schools, hospitals, and other groups of health care professionals, both large and small.  Attendees earn free CME, GNA, LCERP, and/or CPE continuing education credits.  Choose from three programs: Breastfeeding Fundamentals, Supporting Breastfeeding in the Hospital, or the new Advanced Breastfeeding Support program. To schedule an EPIC program, contact Arlene Toole, Program Director, at(404) 881-5095 or Andrea Perry, Program Coordinator at (404) 881-5068.

Georgia Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics- Breastfeeding Education

Georgia Department of Public Health- Breastfeeding

Georgia Department of Public Health- Breastfeeding Support Resources

ILCA

 International Baby Food Action Network – a public interest group reducing infant morbidity & mortality through breastfeeding; monitoring WHO code compliance.

 International Breastfeeding Journal- Open Access, Peer Reviewed Journal

Jay Gordon, MD FAAP – Pediatrician & Breastfeeding Advocate

LACTNET Archive Search- use yyyy/mm/dd

La Leche League International

La Leche League of Georgia

National Institute for Children’s Health Quality (NICHQ-Breastfeeding)

Reaching Our Sisters Everywhere R.O.S.E

Southeastern Lactation Consultant Association (SELCA)

Skin-to-Skin Resources

Tongue Tie Resources-Dr. Ghaheri

United States Lactation Consultant Association (USLCA)

UNICEF- Breastfeeding: International Code of Monitoring

 US Breastfeeding Committee: Directory of Breastfeeding Coalitions

US National Library of Medicine-LACTMED: Medications in Breastmilk

World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA)

Zipmilk: A directory for IBCLCs and other lactation resources