Tag Archives: CGBI Associates

Presentations and Publications

Publications Chetwynd EM, Stuebe AM, Rosenberg L, Troester M, Rowley D, Palmer JR. Cumulative lactation and onset of hypertension in African American women. Am J Epidemiol. 2017 May 23. Parry KC, Sullivan C, Stuebe AM. Health professional associations and industry … Continue reading

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Tigers Screening at Varsity Theatre, Chapel Hill

In conjunction with the March Breastfeeding and Feminism International Conference, the ground-breaking film Tigers was screened at a local theatre. Many attended to view the film and participate in a discussion panel with the filmmaker and whistleblower, Syed Aamir Raza. … Continue reading

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Colleague Corner- Lisa Akers

Lisa Akers, PhD, RDN, IBCLC, RLC, FAND, has been working in the field of public health and human lactation for over 16 years where she spent nearly 15 of those years with the Virginia WIC Program.  As the State Breastfeeding … Continue reading

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EMPower Breastfeeding Initiative Update

In May, all EMPower hospitals were invited to come together in Atlanta, GA to attend our 2nd Learning Collaborative Meeting. This year’s agenda brought nationally renowed speakers to share on important topics and the latest research in breastfeeding. We also … Continue reading

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Letter from the Director

Dear Friends and Colleagues, As we bring 2016 to a close we would be remiss if we did not thank all of you for your ongoing support of our work.  You have continued to lift us in spirit after the … Continue reading

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In Memory of Dr. Miriam Harriett Labbok, 1949-2016

The world of Maternal and Child Health got a little quieter on August 13, 2016 with the passing of the legendary Dr. Miriam Labbok.  Miriam was not only a physician trained in pediatrics, preventive medicine and epidemiology, she was also … Continue reading

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Associates Corner: Cynthia Klein, PhD

Cynthia Klein, PhD is a Senior Associate in the Public Health and Epidemiology Practice Area of the U.S. Health Division at Abt Associates, Inc.

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