From 2006-2020, the CDC Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity and the USBC co-hosted this series to bring together breastfeeding coalitions to share best practices and news and to network and collaborate on issues of national significance.
Breastfeeding Public Health Partners: Collaborating for Change From The Local to National Levels
Folashade (Shade) Osibanjo, Program Analyst, NACCHO
Harumi Reis-Reilly, Lead Program Analyst, NACCHO
This session will emphasize the role of breastfeeding as an issue of critical public health significance, describe the individual and collective work of the breastfeeding public health partners, and discuss the role of multi-level collaboration and partnerships in representing the diverse needs and perspectives in the breastfeeding field.