Protocols & Policy Statements



Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine Clinical Protocols

Clinical Protocols from UNC Center for Maternal & Infant Health

Quality Improvement Toolkits from the California Perinatal Quality Care Collaborative (CPQCC)

Breastfeeding Best Practice Guidelines from the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO)


Policy Statements

ABM Position Statement on Breastfeeding from the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine

ABM Physician Education Statement from the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine

Exclusive Breastfeeding from the World Health Organization

Nutrition for Healthy Term Infants: Recommendations from Birth to Six Months from Health Canada

Promoting optimal monitoring of child growth in Canada: Using the new World Health Organization growth charts Position statement from the Canadian Paediatric Society (CPS)

CDC Recommendation on Growth Charts

AAP Policy Statement on Breastfeeding and the Use of Human Milk Feb 2012

AAFP Policy Statement

AAFP Position Paper

The Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding