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Fundamentals of Breastfeeding: an 18 Hour Course

Presented by: WIC and Nutrition Services and the Nutrition Training Institute
Goal: The training will provide basic knowledge on composition of human milk, physiology of milk production, maternal and infant assessment, latch on and positioning, normal breastfeeding, documentation, counseling skills, breastfeeding challenges, milk supply issues, medication concerns and promotion of breastfeeding.
There is no charge for this training, but you must be registered in order to attend. Click here to register.
Please direct questions regarding this training to Kathy Mertzlufft at 573-526-4792 or by email at Kathy.Mertzlufft@health.mo.gov.