Breastfeeding Grand Rounds 2009 - Breastfeeding: A Vital Emergency Response


At the conclusion of the presentation, the participants will be able to:

  1. List reasons mothers may stop breastfeeding in a disaster setting.
  2. Explain why it is especially important in disaster settings for families to continue breastfeeding.
  3. Describe interventions that can help mothers continue breastfeeding after disasters.

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Participant Information

4. Are you Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin? * (One or more categories may be selected)
5. What is your race? * (One or more categories may be selected)

Program Evaluation

Using the rating scale, please rate the following.


Objectives/Learner's achievement of each objective
12. As a result of this educational activity, I am able to:


Presenter 1
13. Ruth Lawrence, MD, Professor of Pediatrics and Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry, and author of "Breastfeeding: A Guide for the Medical Profession"

Presenter 2
14. Audrey Naylor, MD, DrPH, FAAP, FABM, Independent health, wellness and fitness professional; Chair, U.S. Breastfeeding Committee

Presenter 3
15. (Not applicable)

Presenter 4
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Presenter 5
17. (Not applicable)

Conflict of Interest

Outcomes of Education

23. Please list up to three specific barriers you have identified that will prevent you from incorporating what you have learned into practice.


24. Please list up to three specific strengths of this learning activity/offering.

25. Please list up to three specific areas to improve this learning activity/offering.

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(Not eligible for continuing education credits)