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District of Columbia Lactation Commission Notice of Public Meeting

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899 North Capital Street NE
Department of Health

The District of Columbia Lactation Commission will hold a public meeting on Monday, May 22nd, at 6 pm, at the Department of Health, 899 North Capitol St., NE, Room 306, Washington, DC 20002. Below is a draft agenda for the meeting.

Members of the public are welcome to attend. Questions about the meeting may be directed to [email protected]
Call-in Number:  1 (866) 718-0178  
Passcode:  5339716



I.          Call to Order
II.         Introductions
III.        Adoption of the Agenda
IV.       Commission Overview
V.        Review of Baby Friendly Initiative, Dr. Sahira Long
VI.       Barriers to Breastfeeding Among WIC Clients/SIDS Data, Dr. Jennifer Tender
VII.      WIC Services/Data/Other States Commissions, Emily Woody
VIII.     Overview of GWU’s work on eHealth, Dr. Amira Roess
IX.       Breastfeeding Center of Greater Washington Data/Services, Gina Caruso
X.        Breastfeeding support at Marriott Corporate Headquarters,
           Lauren Propst-Riddick
XI.       Managed Care Organizations Data Collection, Colleen Sonosky
XII.     Opportunity for Public Comment
XIII.    Future Meeting Schedule
XIV.    Items to Continue for Next Meeting
XV.     Adjournment



Paulette Thompson