The Breastfeeding Program seeks to support women who choose to breastfeed their infants by providing guidance and resources to employers, hospitals, and health care professionals.
This program supports the Breastfeeding topic page.Go
Tools for Providers
The Physician’s Role in Human Milk Feeding
Scope of Practice for physicians in breastfeeding and a description of other members of the health care team and lay personnel who provide breastfeeding support and how physicians might refer and consult with them.Go
Breastfeeding and Lactation for Medical TraineesGo
Breastfeeding Support Tools for the Obstetrics ProviderGo
Optimizing Support for Breastfeeding as Part of Obstetric Practice
This Committee Opinion includes guidance for obstetrician–gynecologists and other obstetric care providers to better enable women in unique circumstances to achieve their breastfeeding goals.