Breastfeeding Educational Resources

Breastfeeding Educational Resources  

Text Books

  • Breastfeeding Handbook for Physicians 
    This handbook, authored by the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, provides physicians in all specialties with a concise reference on breastfeeding and human lactation.
  • Breastfeeding: A Guide for the Medical Profession 
    This authoritative textbook contains evidence-based information on all of the scientific and clinical topics related to breastfeeding — from basic data on the anatomical, physiological, biochemical, nutritional, immunological, and psychological aspects of human lactation to guidance on a full range of problems in clinical management.
  • Breastfeeding Telephone Triage and Advice
    This resource is free online.
  • Neonatology for Primary Care
    Designed as an action-oriented working tool, this new comprehensive reference provides the essential core of practical knowledge that pediatricians, family practitioners, residents, and other pediatric health care professionals need to deliver optimal care to all neonates

Live Conferences 

Breastfeeding Relevant Journals

  • Breastfeeding Medicine
    The official journal of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine, published by Mary Ann Liebert Publishers Inc., includes articles specific to breastfeeding medicine.
  • Journal of Human Lactation
    This journal reports on every aspect of human lactation from breastfeeding to the use of donor milk.
  • Pediatrics, AAP Journal
    The journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Breastfeeding related articles are often included.

Lactation Elective Curriculum Examples

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