CIF-RIG Meeting Resources
September 10, 2021— "CIF-RIG Monthly Update Meeting"
July 9, 2021— "Vaccine-related Issues for Lactating People (Including Hesitancy, Messages, Confusion, and Research)"
June 4, 2021— "Reaching and Supporting Parents to Breastfeed During COVID-19"
May 7th, 2021— "Mental Health, Infant Feeding, and COVID-19"
April 9, 2021— "The Impact of COVID-19 on Feeding in Clinical or Community Settings, Focusing on Equity and Disparities"
March 5, 2021—"Overview of Current COVID-19 Vaccine and Breastfeeding Guidance"
February 5, 2021—"COVID-19 Vaccines Brief Update and Call for Research Presentations; Milk Banks"
- Watch Recording
- View Webinar Transcript (PDF, 301 KB)
- View Meeting Summary
- View COVID-19 Vaccines and Breastfeeding Presentation (PDF, 683 KB)
- View Human Milk Banking and the Use of Donor Milk During the COVID-19 Pandemic Presentation (PDF, 2.8 MB)
- Questions & Answers (PDF, 96 KB)
December 4, 2020—"Findings From the COVID Mothers Study” by Melissa Bartick Lori Feldman-Winter and "Revisiting Koch's Postulate to Determine the Plausibility of Viral Transmission in Human Milk," by Philippe van de Perre"
October 30, 2020—"Voices from the Field/Infant Feeding and COVID-19 Misinformation Panel Session"
This content was prepared on behalf of the COVID-19 Infant Feeding Working Group. Members include representatives from the American Academy of Pediatrics, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, University of Texas-Austin, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Human Milk Banking Association of North America, Johns Hopkins University, Mothers' Milk Bank at Austin, National Institutes of Health, PACT, PATH, UNICEF, USAID, USAID Advancing Nutrition, University of Idaho, University of Washington, and the World Health Organization. The contents do not necessarily reflect the views of the CIF-WG members or their organizations.