The Center for Perinatal Education and Lactation at NYU Langone Hospitals, in one of the initial epicenters of the COVID-19 pandemic in New York City, due to state and local mandates, had to abruptly cancel all in-person educational sessions and support groups. Determining how to best provide prenatal and postnatal breastfeeding support became a major challenge and required the team to expediently identify innovative avenues to continue to provide guidance and support for our expectant and new families.

Authors: Francine Pasadino, Gladys Vallespir Ellett, Kathleen DeMarco

Publication Date: July 2020

DOI: 10.1891/CLINLACT-D-20-00015

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