Breastfeeding Friendly Consortium is your one-stop resource for implementing the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative's 10 Steps for Successful Breastfeeding. Our comprehensive program offers certified training and fosters performance improvement through Maintenance of Certification approved activities and practice monitoring tools.
Breastfeeding Training Course
Designed for physicians, nurses, educators and healthcare professionals. 20 credits of approved content. [ more ]
Intended for physicians and approved for American Board of Pediatrics Part 2 and Part 4 MOC points. [ more ]
Access to an online registry to support performance measurement specifically for healthcare organizations. [ more ]
Our Institutional Package is comprised of the three activities above.
The Lancet's Breastfeeding Series
The Lancet launched a special series on breastfeeding on Jan. 29. This breastfeeding series is the first of its kind to evaluate global breastfeeding levels, trends, and inequalities, as well as the short- and long-term benefits for both mother and child. It reviews nearly 30 different studies on the contribution of early, exclusive, and continued breastfeeding in preventing neonatal and child mortality, and in improving the health of women and children beyond survival. You can find the series here: Breastfeeding.
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The program is managed by a five-member consortium comprised of: