After the loss of an infant - Suppression of breast milk supply

2 modules


Course Length
60 mins

Medela Global Education



With an infant's demise the missing piece in bereavement care, is suppression of breast milk supply.  This course provides safe lactation suppression strategies and delivers information on support services and breast milk donation.

This program has been approved for 1.0 contact hours; provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP 13692.



Donna Warr, RN, IBCLC

Donna currently works as a lactation consultant through Lee Health’s Family Education and Lactation Services in Southwest Florida. With over 30 years of experience as a NICU nurse, Donna understands the challenges that new families face, particularly when encountering so many different caregivers throughout their prenatal and labour and delivery experience – and the confusion that inconsistent or mixed messages from these different caregivers can cause. She has also published an article, “After the loss of an infant: Suppression of breast milk supply”, in Neonatal Network The Journal of Neonatal Nursing’s July/August 2019 issue.


Upon completion of this program, the participant will be able to:

  • Understand safe lactation suppression strategies
  • Understand available support services


By completing/passing this course, you will attain the certificate Certificate After the loss of an infant-Suppression of breast milk supply

Learning Credits

After the loss of an infant: Suppression of breast milk supply
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Course evaluation: After the loss on an infant
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Excellent information for all health care providers in the maternity field.
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