Cheryl Scott, PhD, RN, IBCLC, RLC, has enjoyed working as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) across many roles: inpatient lactation consultant, investigator for several human lactation research projects, published author, international speaker and co-chairperson for Kaiser Lactation Associates (KALA). Cheryl’s leadership with KALA has been instrumental in leading all 20 Kaiser Medical Centers to be the first to implement the State of California’s Model Hospital Policies. She also assists with the design and implementation of Kaiser Northern California’s breastfeeding policies, protocols and patient teaching resources for thousands of breastfeeding mothers. Cheryl’s efforts have resulted in her local hospital being rewarded with the highest breastfeeding initiation rates in Sacramento, along with improved patient satisfaction with hospital and lactation services.
Financial: Cheryl Scott is receiving a fee for speaking at this educational activity.
Nonfinancial: Cheryl Scott has no relevant nonfinancial relationships to disclose.