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Breastfeeding Symposium

| Date Posted: 1/12/2017

Please join us for a presentation by Paula Meier to discuss evidence and best practice of human milk for term, late preterm, early term and premature infants.

Paula Meier, RN, DNSc, FAAN, is Director for Clinical Research and Lactation in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and a Professor of Women, Children and Family Nursing and a Professor of Pediatrics at Rush University Medical Center.  Dr. Meier has spent her professional career in the specialty of human milk feeding, breastfeeding, and lactation for the NICU infant and mother.  Dr. Meier has conducted numerous externally funded research grants and demonstration projects, and has published widely in peer-reviewed and consumer-focused journals.  In 1996, she founded the Rush Mothers’ Milk Club, a program of evidence-based practice, education and research for NICU infants and their families.  She serves on the Health Advisory Board for La Leche League International, and serves as the President of the International Society for Research in Human Milk and Lactation. 

Nursing and Lactation staff are invited to join us for one of the following sessions:

January 12, 2017, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. 
Lunch will be provided
Clara McLean House
20 First Village Drive
Pinehurst, NC 28374 
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January 13, 2017, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m
Lunch will be provided
Clara McLean House
20 First Village Drive
Pinehurst, NC 28374 
Map Directions

 For questions, please call 800-213-3284.

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