Presentation Information

Janiya Mitnaul Williams

Achieving Lactation Excellence: Unleash the Power of Caring with Impact, Equity, and Evidence-Based Support

  • Speaker: Janiya Mitnaul Williams , MA, IBCLC, CLC
  • Presentation Type:
  • Duration: 75 Mins
  • Credits: 1.25 CERP, 1.25 Nursing CEU, 1.25 CME, 0.1 Midwifery CEU, 1.25 Dietetic CEU

Placing patient-centered care at the forefront of lactation is not just important; it is pivotal. This endeavor seamlessly weaves together the intricacies of equity and evidence-based information, all while focusing intently on tailoring support to the unique needs of lactating individuals and fostering ideal communication.

For breastfeeding/chestfeeding, patient-centered care infused with equity recognizes diverse socio-cultural factors, bridging gaps in support and enriching maternal and infant health outcomes. Integrating evidence-based information bolsters lactation guidance, refining the nursing person’s experience.

However, at its core, lactation-focused care revolves around meeting individuals where they are with just moments to grasp their preferences and establish trust and empathy. Effective communication acts as the cornerstone, facilitating clear dissemination of their concerns/issues while applying shared decision-making. This empowers lactating individuals and their families by aligning feeding choices and plans with their personal objectives.

In order to revolutionize lactation support we must practice patient-centered care, while weaving in equity and evidence-based practices.This means combining fairness and using proven methods. This approach values families' experiences and encourages teamwork, making parents, infants and children healthier and happier.

Live Presentation Schedule

May 13, 2024