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Allies for Racial Equity in Breastfeeding: A Pragmatic, Programmatic Approach

Webinar by Dr. Anne Merewood, Director, Center for Health Equity, Education, and Research, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine

Event Details

Thursday, January 28, 2021
11 a.m.
Nutritional Sciences Seminar series. This talk describes a programmatic approach, developed over time with many lessons learned, to providing technical assistance and support to decrease breastfeeding disparities in typically deprived populations. The talk from the Director of the Center for Health Equity, Education, and Research describes the work of the CHAMPS (Communities and Hospitals Advancing Maternity Practices) program in American Indian/Alaska Native communities, the US South, and in Mi