Breastfeeding Education


UAMS Institute for Digital Health & Innovation High-Risk Pregnancy Program (HRPP)  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 HRPP Education Team coordinated the 5th Annual Lactation Symposium held in July. The HRPP has partnered with the coalition for 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.