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Optimizing Infant Nutrition – The Role of Human Milk

Presented by:
The Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine,
University of Western Ontario,
Children’s Hospital,
London Health Sciences Centre

The program will include plenary sessions and concurrent break out workshops on current research in human milk, infant nutrition and breastfeeding support. It has been made possible through an education grant from The Academic Medical Organization of Southwestern Ontario (AMOSO).

Program Brochure


Dr. Orlando da Silva (presentation)

Dr. Sharon Unger (presentation)

Dr. Jack Newman (presentation)

Breakout Sessions

Meet the Professors – Q&A

Dr. Orlando da Silva, Neonatologist

Dr. Sharon Unger, Neonatologist, Medical Director of the Ontario Human Milk Bank
Dr. Jack Newman, International Breastfeeding Centre

Nutritional Considerations for the Human Milk Fed Infant – Size Matters!

Dr. Doris Yuen, Neonatologist

Cindy Ulrich, Registered Dietitian

Supporting Mother and Baby Towards Successful Breastfeeding From Hospital to Home

Gillian Salvarakis, Physiotherapist

Michelle Angelini, Lactation Consultant

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