Upon completion of this course participants will be familiar with international resources to protect, promote and support breastfeeding. Participants will also become aware of public health issues and WHO code compliance in relation to breast milk substitutes. Topics discussed include the Global Strategy for Infant and Young Child Feeding; International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes; Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI).
Author: Jack Newman, MD, FRCPC, IBCLC
Credits: 2 E/1 L CERPs or contact hours
Video: 3 hour webinar lecture video
Course Notes: Lecture slides and course notes included in lesson
Quiz: Multiple choice course evaluation form
Completion certificate: Printable upon completion of the quiz
Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative and WHO Code