Breastfeeding Education

breastfeeding

The ANGELS Education Team provides breastfeeding education for providers and mothers through leadership and participation in the following programs:

  • Breastfeeding Promotion Taskforce
  • Arkansas Breastfeeding Coalition
  • UAMS Baby Friendly Committee
  • Baby Friendly Modules on Learn On Demand
  • Breastfeeding Modules on Learn on Demand
  • Breastfeeding Modules on Patients Learn
  • Healthy Active Arkansas – Breastfeeding Priority

In conjunction with the Arkansas Breastfeeding Coalition, the ANGELS Education Team coordinated the 5th Annual Lactation Symposium held in July. ANGELS has partnered with the coalition the last several years to provide the only lactation conference of its type offered in Arkansas. Attendees, on-site and through interactive video sites, heard from both local and national speakers. The symposium had over 100 attendees.