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EVENT: From evidence to empowerment – translating UWA breastfeeding research into practice

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Today's date is Friday, June 05, 2020
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To mark World Breastfeeding Week, three of UWA’s leading breastfeeding researchers will share their research projects and participate in a panel discussion:

* What does the research tell us about the role of breastfeeding in allergy prevention? - with Professor Valerie Verhasselt, Larsson-Rosenquist Chair in Human Lactology;

* Breastfeeding the baby reduces obesity and related diseases later in life: how does that work? - with Associate Professor Donna Geddes, Chief Investigator of the Hartmann Human Lactation Research Group and

* LactaMap, an online lactation care support system - with Melinda Boss, Senior Research Fellow, School of Allied Health.

Parents, extended families, health professionals and interested members of the general public are invited to join the discussion.
Location Fox Lecture Theatre, UWA Arts Building
Contact Institute of Advanced Studies <ias@uwa.edu.au> : 6488 1340
URL http://www.ias.uwa.edu.au/lectures/breastfeeding-panel
Start Tue, 06 Aug 2019 18:30
End Tue, 06 Aug 2019 19:30
RSVP RSVP is required.
Submitted by Audrey Barton <abarton@admin.uwa.edu.au>
Last Updated Tue, 02 Jul 2019 09:30
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