Naomi Bar-Yam, Ph.D.

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Partnering to Empower Parents and Enable Breastfeeding

The first of four posts celebrating World Breastfeeding Week and National Breastfeeding Month 2019. Read the introduction to the series here. World Breastfeeding Week 2019 is focused on “Empower Parents, Enable... More > about Partnering to Empower Parents and Enable Breastfeeding

Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week 2019

The theme for World Breastfeeding Week 2019 is “Empower Parents, Enable Breastfeeding.” The logo says it all. Parents are at the center of their infants’... More > about Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week 2019

Medicaid Coverage of Donor Milk Now Law in Connecticut

On June 18, 2019, Governor Ned Lamont signed Connecticut HB 7165, An Act Concerning Medicaid Coverage for Donor Breast Milk, which had passed both legislative... More > about Medicaid Coverage of Donor Milk Now Law in Connecticut

Fulfilling Our Mission: Community, Medical, and Staff Education

This article on community, medical, and staff education is part of an occasional series on the ways we fulfill our mission. Ongoing community, medical, and... More > about Fulfilling Our Mission: Community, Medical, and Staff Education

Express Yourself: Speaking Out for Medicaid Coverage of Donor Milk in Connecticut

The Connecticut General Assembly is considering a bill (HB 7165) requiring Medicaid coverage of donor milk for premature babies in its hospitals. Part of the... More > about Express Yourself: Speaking Out for Medicaid Coverage of Donor Milk in Connecticut

Fulfilling Our Mission: Our Medical and Research Advisory Boards

This article is part of an occasional series on the ways we fulfill our mission. An essential part of our mission is partnering with hospitals... More > about Fulfilling Our Mission: Our Medical and Research Advisory Boards