Be Knowledgeable About Breastfeeding

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About The Module:

After participating in this lecture, you will be able to:

- Understand the importance of breastfeeding
- Understand the obstacles of breastfeeding.
- Develop policies in hospitals that support breastfeeding

About The Speaker:

Dr. Richard J. Schanler is a neonatologist and researcher in neonatal nutrition and breastfeeding. He is Chief of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine and Associate Chairman, Department of Pediatrics, at Schneider Children's Hospital at North Shore, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY, and Professor of Pediatrics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

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