School of Public Health

Breastfeeding in the Community, a NACCHO Public Health Webinar

April 2017

Breastfeeding in the Community: Moving from National Programs to Local Initiatives

Air Date: Wednesday, April 19, 2017, available archived online after this date
Time: 11am-12:30pm PST
Cost: Free
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This is the fifth in a six-part webinar series from the National Association of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO). Presenters from the Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs (AMCHP), the Maternity Care Coalition (MCC) and the Kansas Breastfeeding Coalition will explore how to engage public health programs to advance breastfeeding initiatives at the community level. Public health practitioners will provide insight from their organizational experience supporting the implementation of local breastfeeding initiatives through national public health programs.

Learning Objectives:

  • List the breastfeeding performance measures for a least one national public health program
  • Identify potential role of frontline public health professionals in supporting local intitatives drivern by national programs
  • Discuss how one organization is leveraging their skills and expertise to influence national breastfeeding performance measures in their community


This is part of the Breastfeeding in Public Health 6 Part Webinar Series hosted by the National Association of County & City Health Officials.