Dr. Mellick and Melissa Hudelson, KAAP Associate Director, recently were invited to speak about the Kansas Breastfeeding Friendly Practice Designation.
Dr. Mellick has been serving on the committee created by the Kansas Breastfeeding Coalition in collaboration with the Kansas Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (KAAP)
to help promote successful breastfeeding across Kansas.
The Kansas Breastfeeding Coalition is working to help medical providers care for breastfeeding mothers and babies. It serves to help improve successful breastfeeding rates by creating policies and providing resources.