Dr. Helen Crawley

Helen is a registered public health nutritionist and dietitian with over 35 years experience in human nutrition research, policy development and teaching. Helen is currently director of the UK public health nutrition charity First Steps Nutrition Trust which provides expert, evidence based resources, and challenges policy related to good nutrition from pre-conception to five years.Continue reading “Dr. Helen Crawley”

Nancy Mohrbacher, IBCLC, FILCA

Nancy Mohrbacher, began working with breastfeeding families in 1982 as a peer support counsellor and became an IBCLC in 1991. From 1993 to 2003 she founded and maintained a large private lactation practice around Chicago, USA. In 2008 the International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA) officially recognised her contributions to the field of breastfeeding by awardingContinue reading “Nancy Mohrbacher, IBCLC, FILCA”

Christina Smillie, MD, FAAP, IBCLC, FABM

Dr. Smillie is an American pediatrician who speaks nationally and internationally about the clinical management of a wide variety of breastfeeding issues. Board certified by both the American Board of Pediatrics in 1983 and by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners in 1995, she founded in 1996 the first private medical practice in theContinue reading “Christina Smillie, MD, FAAP, IBCLC, FABM”

Kay Hoover, BA, M Ed, IBCLC, RLC, FILCA

Kay has worked as a lactation consultant in 5 different hospitals.  She has been providing educational programs for over 30 years.  At the Philadelphia Department of Public Health her job was to assist the Philadelphia hospitals in supporting breastfeeding.  Kay worked for the Pennsylvania Department of Health as the Coordinator of the Pennsylvania Breastfeeding AwarenessContinue reading “Kay Hoover, BA, M Ed, IBCLC, RLC, FILCA”