Bakersfield: Improving Birth & Breastfeeding Outcomes in the African American Community


Improving Birth & Breastfeeding Outcomes in the African American Community

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Learning Objectives:
  1. Discuss the impact and prevalence of preterm birth
  2. Learn the March of Dimes prematurity roadmap to reduce preterm birth
  3. Describe how historical events have influenced breastfeeding outcomes in African American communities
  4. Identify social and cultural factors that contribute to African American engagement in breastfeeding practices
  5. Learn strategies to promote breastfeeding in the African American community
Lunch will be provided by San Joaquin Community Hospital (Adventist Health). 1 CEU for nurses will be provided by the California Health Collaborative. Register here.


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