CHAMPS Virtual Train-the-Trainer Course

This virtual training will teach attendees to use the NEW CHAMPS Breastfeeding Competencies Training platform to train prenatal, labor and delivery, and postpartum staff and providers at your hospital.

When: October 26, 2023 | 9 am – 1 pm ET

RSVP: https://bit.ly/47y8wgA

Making exclusive breastfeeding a reality….one mom at a time: Reflections from the Executive Director of the US’ biggest Local Agency WIC program

When: March 23, 2023 | 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm ET

Where: https://bostonmedicalcenter.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ZK5GS4ThSeesFvPlPGNpWQ


October 24th, 2023: View Recording
CHAMPS National Informational Webinar


August 2nd, 2023: View Recording | Explore the MS WINS Toolkit & Resources
Mississippi WINS: When We Support Breastfeeding at Work


March 23rd, 2023: View Recording | Download Slides | Download PHFE WIC Red, Yellow, Green Chart
Making exclusive breastfeeding a reality….one mom at a time: Reflections from the Executive Director of the US’ biggest Local Agency WIC program


September 29th, 2022: View Recording | Download Slides
AAP Updates Its Recommendations for Breastfeeding

June 22nd, 2022: View Recording | Download Slides
CHAMPS Mississippi Wins: Enhancing Lactation Support for Hospital Employees


June 23rd, 2021: View Recording | Download Slides
CHAMPS Begins Mississippi WINS: Workplaces Improving Nursing Support 

April 14th, 2021: View Recording | Download Slides
Updates From Baby-Friendly USA: Launching Virtual Assessments and Revising Guidelines and Evaluation Criteria 

March 10th, 2021: View Recording | Download Slides
Community Breastfeeding Support: The Latest From Mississippi

February 3rd, 2021: View Recording | Download Slides | Download Handout
Know the Law: Breastfeeding Legislation and Workplace Initiatives in Mississippi



November 11th, 2020: View Recording Download Slides
Frontline Workers: Nursing Experiences During the Pandemic and Beyond

October 28th, 2020: View Recording Download Slides
CHAMPS COVID-19 Survey Results and Next Steps in Mississippi

October 14th, 2020: View Recording | Download Slides
Baby-Friendly USA and the Virtual World: Innovative Assessment and More

September 30th, 2020: View Recording: Presentation 1 | View Recording: Presentation 2 | Download Slides
Frontline Research: Human Milk and Lactation During the COVID-19 Crisis

September 16th, 2020: View Recording Download Slides
Reflections from the Field: MCH Care Changes for Native Mamas

July 1st, 2020: View Recording Download Slides
Creative Hospital and Community Interventions During COVID-19

June 24th, 2020: View Recording Download Slides
Maternal Experiences: Childbirth Narratives in the Time of COVID-19

June 17th, 2020: View Recording Download Slides
Changes and Challenges to Newborn Care: COVID and Beyond

Celebrating Mississippi’s Actions from the Field: MCH Care Changes for Native Mamaschievements and What’s Next

May 27th, 2020: View Recording 1 | View Recording 2 | View Recording 3 | Download Slides
Lactation Care and COVID-19: Clinical Hubs Report Out

May 20th, 2020: View Recording 1 | View Recording 2 | Download Slides
Community Support (Re)Structures During COVID-19, From New York and Boston

May 13th, 2020: View Recording | Download Slides
First, Do No Harm: Evidence for Exclusive Breastfeeding in the First Week

May 6th, 2020: View Recording | Download Slides
The COVID-19 Pandemic: What You Can Do to Protect Human Milk and Breastfeeding

April 29th, 2020: View Recording | Download Slides
Maternity Practices During COVID-19: A Discussion

April 22nd, 2020: View Recording | Download Slides
COVID-19 and Maternity Care: Guidance from Italy

February 26th, 2020: View Recording | Download Slides
Crossing the T and Dotting the I’s in Designation: Organization and the Final Push


December 11th, 2019: Recording Unavailable | Download Slides
Inter-Professional Breastfeeding Education: The UMMC IPE

November 13th, 2019: View Recording | Download Slides
The BFUSA Onsite Assessment: Experiences and Advice from CHAMPS Hospitals

October 2nd, 2019: Recording Unavailable | Download Slides
Associations Between Breastfeeding Initiation and Infant Mortality in an Urban Population (Memphis, TN)

June 19th, 2019: View Recording | Download Slides
The Rose That Grew From Concrete: Sustainability in the Community

May 15th, 2019: View Recording | Download Slides
How to be Successful: Staffing & Sustainability at Baby-Friendly Hospitals

April 17th, 2019: View Recording | Download Slides
Infant Feeding in Emergencies: CHEER’s Work with Refugees in Greece

February 13th, 2019: View Recording | Download Slides
Human Milk Oligosaccharides: Benefits for the breastfed infant and beyond

January 9th, 2019: Recording UnavailableDownload Slides 
Sustaining Breastfeeding and the BFHI in Mississippi 


December 5th, 2018: View Recording | Download Slides 
BFUSA Discusses Updates to the Ten Steps

November 7th, 2018: Recording Unavailable | Download Slides 
Safe Formula Preparation Education: Who Needs It and When to Talk About It

October 3rd, 2018: View Recording | Download Slides 
Advancing Equity in Breastfeeding and Our Communities

September 26th, 2018: View Recording | Slides Unavailable
Safety Check: Avoiding Sentinel Events on the Journey Toward Baby-Friendly

June 13th, 2018: View Recording | Download Slides  
Dissemination Audit Tools- Tips, Tricks, and Best Practices

May 16, 2018: View Recording | Download Slides 
Rooming-in: How Hospitals Are Reaching 80%

March 26, 2018: View Recording | Download Slides
CHEER and Shiprock Hospital Baby-Friendly Webinar

March 14, 2018: View Recording | Download Slides 
Jump Starting your Baby-Friendly Journey: Hospital Experiences

February 7, 2018: View Recording | Download Slides 
Centering Group Care

January 24, 2018: View Recording | Download Slides 
Making the Most of your Taskforce


December 06, 2017: View Recording | Slides Unavailable
Understanding the Baby-Friendly USA Fair Market Price Requirements

November 29, 2017: View Recording | Slides Unavailable 
Becoming a Breastfeeding-Friendly Office Practice

October 25, 2017: View Recording | Slides Unavailable 
Mothers’ Milk Bank of Mississippi

June 21, 2017: Recording unavailable | Download Slides
CHAMPS: What Happens Next?

May 10, 2017: View Recording | Download Slides
Hospital Experiences: Preparing for a Baby-Friendly USA Assessment
Resources from presenter Kathy Parkes not available at this time: “BFHI Reassessment Stop Check Questions” | “Caution” | “Cheat Sheets” | “Keeping Abreast” | “Physicians”

March 15, 2017: View Recording | Download Slides 
Step by Step: Safe Implementation of Skin-to-Skin

March 8, 2017: View Recording | Download Slides
Code Compliance and Purchasing Formula

February 15, 2017: View Recording | Download Slides 
Breastfeeding Support in the Wake of Damning JAMA Editorials: What Should I Believe?


December 14, 2016: View Recording | Download Slides 
Hospital Experiences: Audit Tools – How We Used Them

November 19, 2016: View Recording | Download Slides 
Hospital Experiences: Staff Education

October 19, 2016: View Recording | Download Slides 
Hospital Experiences: Rooming-in

September 21, 2016: View Recording | Download Slides 
Hospital Experiences: Skin-to-Skin

June 22, 2016: View Recording | Download Slides 
Getting Hospital Leadership on Board

May 18, 2016: View Recording | Download Slides 
Creating a Prenatal Education Plan

April 6, 2016: View Recording | Slides Unavailable 
The CHAMPS Community and the Baby Cafe Model

March 16, 2016: View Recording | Download Slides 
Nursing Staff Issues and Baby-Friendly Practices

February 10, 2016: View Recording | Download Slides
Avoiding the Pitfalls of Hypoglycemia: Sweet Strategies for Success

January 13, 2016: View Recording | Download Slides 
Making it Work: Supporting Hospital Employees with Breastfeeding


December 16, 2015: View Recording | Download Slides 
Leadership Strategies for BFHI

November 18, 2015: View Recording | Download Slides 
Community Transformers and Engagement

October 14, 2015: View Recording | Download Slides 
Step-by-Step to the 10 Steps: Myths, Mountains, and Mole Hills

September 16, 2015: View Recording | Download Slides 
Building a Baby-Friendly Taskforce

June 10, 2015: View Recording | Download Slides 
Rooming-In: Are you Really?

June 3, 2015: View Recording | Download Slides 
What’s the Joint Commission Changing About Breastfeeding Measurement?

May 13, 2015: View Recording | Download Slides 
How to Avoid Just One Bottle

April 22, 2015: View Recording | Download Slides 
Changing Minds and Moving On

March 25, 2015: View Recording | ​Download Slides 
“Why Not Just One Bottle?” Understanding the Risks of Supplementation

February 25, 2015: View Recording | Download Slides
Skin-to-Skin: A Best Practice in Newborn Care

January 21, 2015: View Recording | Download Slides 
Prenatal Breastfeeding Education or Fast Food Commercial?


September 18, 2014: View Recording | Download Slides
Communities and Hospitals Advancing Maternity Practice: New Orleans

September 15, 2014: View Recording | Download Slides 
Communities and Hospitals Advancing Maternity Practice: Mississippi


June 2014: Download Slides
Preparing for a Baby-Friendly Site Visit

March 2014: Download Slides
Rooming-in, Are You Really?

February 2014: Download Slides
Begin at the Very Beginning: “Baby-Friendly” Prenatal Care