Lactation education

DVIDS – News – BAMC installs lactation modules for patients and staff

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas (April 28, 2021) – Brooke Army Medical Center installed two new lactation pods earlier this month for use by staff members and beneficiaries. The modules will complement the three lactation rooms already present at the BAMC. Mothers who choose to use the rooms can either bring their breast […]

Lactation education

LiquidGoldConcept Receives NIH Grant for Lactation Support Training Technology

ANN ARBOUR, Mich., April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Ann Arbour, Mich.femtech start-up LiquidGoldConcept announced that he had been awarded an additional award $55,000 in funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in support of its Lactation simulation models (LSM) and Newborn oral assessment and latch simulators (NORALSim). The new grant is in addition […]

Lactation education

A lactation consultant followed her sister into a fulfilling profession

Rita Jordan is a registered nurse and lactation consultant for the Women’s Center at Parrish Medical Center in Titusville. Q: Why did you start this career? A: I have worked with infants and new mothers since 1992. After finishing nursing school, I worked in the surgical intensive care unit as well as the nursery. During […]