- Letter from the Director
- CGBI Researchers Quantify the Economic Impact of Suboptimal Breastfeeding
- Facilitating Optimal Infant Feeding and Safe Infant Sleep
- CGBI Project Update: New Ready, Set, BABY Resources!
- EMPower Breastfeeding Initiative Update
- Associate’s Corner: Cecilia Tomori
- Alumni Spotlight: Kate Lewandowski
- Carolina BEBES Update
- CGBI Attends WABA 25th Anniversary in Malaysia
- Infant Side-car Bassinet Survey
- Breastfeeding and Feminism Conference
- Publications & Presentations – 4th Quarter 2016
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Congratulations to CGBI’s Kristin Tully, who was featured in UNC Research’s series “Women in Science Wednesday”. Click here to read an interview with Kristin, and see links to other female researchers at UNC who have also been interviewed.
Dr. Alison Stuebe and colleagues published a 2nd simulation study aimed at uncovering the disease burden attributable to suboptimal breastfeeding rates in the US – this time honing in on the disproportionate burden placed on women of color due to … Continue reading
Save the Date!! The 2017 Breastfeeding and Feminism Conference is scheduled for March 22nd – March 24th in Chapel Hill, NC. Registration should be open in December. Please visit the conference website directly for the latest details. Here’s a taste … Continue reading
The Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute is seeking participants for the Maternity Care Experiences and Infant Side-Car Bassinet survey. We are seeking mothers, partners, other family, health care providers, and researchers who work with mothers and infants. Please take 20-30 minutes to share … Continue reading
Kathy Parry attended the Global Breastfeeding Partner’s Forum as an invited panelist speaker. The meeting, Turning Silver into Gold – Sustaining breastfeeding campaigns for a generation, was held October 2nd – 5th, 2016 in Penang, Malaysia. The occasion marked the … Continue reading
Alison Stuebe co-authors first study to provide a comprehensive picture of the maternal and child health impact of breastfeeding. Click here to read more.
Congratulations to Catherine Sullivan who has been named the new Director of the Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute. Please click here to read the full press release.
The National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion – Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity – released the 2016 Breastfeeding Report Card. New this year is the inclusion of rates from Puerto Rico. The report highlights “Stories from … Continue reading
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dr. Miriam H. Labbok, our dear friend and fearless leader here at the institute and a visionary inspiration to many across the globe. Miriam passed away in the early … Continue reading
Congratulations to Kristin Tully, PhD and colleagues for receiving the Improving Human Health Award from NC TraCS to develop and design infant side-car bassinets for use in US Hospitals. This project is a collaboration with NC State’s Department of Graphic Design and … Continue reading