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.

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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