UC Davis American Medical Women’s Association and LiquidGoldConcept have organized a research symposium that showcases female undergraduate research at UC Davis and Sac State. Want to attend? RSVP–Space is Limited! We are inviting female undergraduates who are involved or have been involved in research to present their work either as an oral presentation or as a[…]
We submitted our proposal to incorporate breastfeeding training into the medical and nursing education in the United States to the AMA Healthier Nation Innovation Challenge competition!
We would LOVE to hear what you have to say about our work–there is an interactive feedback opportunity embedded in the AMA Healthier Nation Challenge Website.
We are honored to have won $2500 in the 2016 BigIdeas Berkeley Competition in the Global Health Category. We got to participate in a round table discussion with Dr. Ticora Jones, Division Chief, Higher Education Solutions Network, Global Development Lab at USAID. She asked us an important question, “How will you teach empathy to your health[…]
Recently I was perusing a Mommy blog when I stumbled across a post asking how long moms should practice skin to skin. That post took me back to when my daughters were young and I was told that I should do skin to skin for a myriad of reasons. When my second daughter was born[…]
I was so happy to be able to work with Phia Bennen–a producer at Gimlet Media. She contacted me to learn more about my experience in milk banks in Brazil.
Breastfeeding is wonderful, breastfeeding is great. But, when I talk to some moms about their breastfeeding plans, they tell me that they do not have any intention to breastfeed.