Ongoing Educational Opportunities
- Breastfeeding Friendly Consortium is a comprehensive resource for implementing the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative’s 10 Steps for Successful Breastfeeding. BF Consortium also offers a stand-alone online breastfeeding training course that covers 6 topics ranging from Current Trends in Infant Feeding to Prenatal Nutrition and Breastfeeding Education.
- Wellstart International has published the Fourth Edition of the Lactation Management Self-Study Modules, Level 1 is designed for medical and nursing students and anyone who has not been exposed to this information previously. It is accepted by Baby-Friendly USA to meet therequirement of three hours of training for physicians as well as partially meeting the requirement of 20 hours of training for nurses.