Month: June 2017
CHEER CHAMPION OF THE WEEK: ALESHIA JONES!
This week’s CHAMPion of the Week is Aleshia Jones, MBA, BSBA, CLC, WIC District IX Breastfeeding Coordinator for the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH). Aleshia began her lactation career in 2008, first as a Lactation Specialist for MSDH, who quickly promoted her to District BreastfeediRead More
CHEER CHAMPION OF THE WEEK: BLOG IS EXPANDING!
Our CHAMPion of the Week blog is expanding! CHAMPS is now under our larger, umbrella center at Boston Medical Center: CHEER (The Center for Health Equity, Education and Research). In addition to our CHAMPS breastfeeding program, CHEER is working on projects in opioid misuse prevention; community heaRead More
CHEER CHAMPION OF THE WEEK: MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT!
Congratulations to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) for its beautiful nursing mothers’ and lactation rooms! Numerous mothers have complimented these state-of-the-art rooms. One mother said, “I LOVE your lactation room and family rooms! I wish all airports had these. Thanks forRead More
CHEER CHAMPION OF THE WEEK: BROWNING PUBLIC SCHOOLS!
This week’s CHAMPion of the Week is Browning Public Schools (BPS) in Browning, Montana, for adopting the “Breastfeeding in the Workplace” policy! The policy, adopted on May 25, 2016, is part of the larger Read More