Thursday, April 22
USDA National Breastfeeding Promotion and Support Campaign for Millennial WIC Moms
1:40 pm - 2:40 pm Eastern | 12:40 pm - 1:40 pm Central | 11:40 am - 12:40 pm Mountain | 10:40 am - 11:40 am Pacific
Get an overview of USDA’s campaign, which supports breastfeeding moms with comprehensive, current and culturally appropriate messaging, materials, and a website. Campaign goals encourage initiation and continuation of breastfeeding; increase knowledge and ability to breastfeed; increase referrals to WIC; and provide technical assistance in the promotion of breastfeeding.
Valery Soto, MS, RDN, CLC
Nutritionist, USDA Food and Nutrition Service
Olivia Newman, MPH, RD
Program Analyst, USDA Food and Nutrition Service