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 or Andrea Perry, Program Coordinator at (404) 881-5068.
International Baby Food Action Network – a public interest group reducing infant morbidity & mortality through breastfeeding; monitoring WHO code compliance.
National Institute for Children’s Health Quality (NICHQ-Breastfeeding)
UNICEF- Breastfeeding: International Code of Monitoring
US Breastfeeding Committee: Directory of Breastfeeding Coalitions
US National Library of Medicine-LACTMED: Medications in Breastmilk
Zipmilk: A directory for IBCLCs and other lactation resources