Anne Merewood, PhD
Associate Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Pediatrics
General Pediatrics

PhD, University of Cambridge
MPH, Boston University School of Public Health
MA, University of Cambridge

Anne Merewood, PhD is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Boston University School of Medicine and an Associate Professor of Community Health Sciences at the Boston University School of Public Health. Her primary research focus is lactation and she is the former Editor in Chief of the Journal of Human Lactation. She has done system level breastfeeding in eleven different states and has provided expertise on the topic to underserved communities.

Associate Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Community Health Sciences

Boston Medical Center

Baby Friendly hospital certification discretionary
09/22/2020 - 09/21/2022 (PI)

Mississippi CHAMPS: Communities and Hospitals Advancing Maternity Practices
02/17/2021 - 02/16/2022 (PI)
Department of Health & Human Services

Sustaining the Baby- Friendly Hospital Initiative in Mississippi
12/31/2018 - 01/31/2022 (PI)
The Bower Foundation

09/01/2020 - 08/31/2021 (PI)
W K Kellogg Fdtn

Improving the Actionable Research Base for Health Equity in Breastfeeding by Assessing an…
02/01/2020 - 07/31/2021 (PI)
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Mississippi-100% Baby-Friendly and a Model for the US
08/01/2017 - 12/31/2020 (PI)
The Bower Foundation

Bower 3--The Bower/UMMC/CHAMPS/Interprofessional Education Initiative (IPE) on Breastfeeding
07/01/2019 - 07/31/2020 (PI)
The Bower Foundation

Mississippi CHAMPS (Communities and Hospitals Advancing Maternity Practices)
08/01/2017 - 07/31/2020 (PI)
W K Kellogg Fdtn

Mississippi Communities and Hospitals Advancing Maternity Care Practices and Reaching Our Sisters…
07/01/2019 - 11/30/2019 (PI)
W K Kellogg Fdtn

BMC and RMTLC Agreement
10/01/2015 - 09/30/2018 (PI)
Rocky Mountain Tribal Leaders Council

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  1. Burnham L, Gambari A, Beliveau P, Ustianov J, Parker MG, Merewood A. Perspectives of Nurses in Mississippi on Implementation of the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2021 Jul; 50(4):392-401.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33775640
  2. Merewood A, Bode L, Davanzo R, Perez-Escamilla R. Breastfeed or be vaccinated-an unreasonable default recommendation. Lancet. 2021 02 13; 397(10274):578. PMID: 33549167
  3. Davanzo R, Merewood A, Manzoni P. Skin-to-Skin Contact at Birth in the COVID-19 Era: In Need of Help! Am J Perinatol. 2020 09; 37(S 02):S1-S4. PMID: 32772355
  4. Merewood A, Bugg K, Burnham L, Krane K, Nickel N, Broom S, Edwards R, Feldman-Winter L. Addressing Racial Inequities in Breastfeeding in the Southern United States. Pediatrics. 2019 02; 143(2). PMID: 30659064
  5. Feldman-Winter L, Butts-Dion S, Merewood A. Authors' Response. Pediatrics. 2017 11; 140(5). PMID: 29089400
  6. Feldman-Winter L, Burnham L, Grossman X, Matlak S, Chen N, Merewood A. Weight gain in the first week of life predicts overweight at 2 years: A prospective cohort study. Matern Child Nutr. 2018 Jan; 14(1).View Related Profiles. PMID: 28636245; PMCID: PMC6865993; DOI: 10.1111/mcn.12472;
  7. Feldman-Winter L, Ustianov J, Anastasio J, Butts-Dion S, Heinrich P, Merewood A, Bugg K, Donohue-Rolfe S, Homer CJ. Best Fed Beginnings: A Nationwide Quality Improvement Initiative to Increase Breastfeeding. Pediatrics. 2017 Jul; 140(1). PMID: 28588102
  8. Karol S, Tah T, Kenon C, Meyer J, Yazzie J, Stephens C, Merewood A. Bringing Baby-Friendly to the Indian Health Service: A Systemwide Approach to Implementation. J Hum Lact. 2016 May; 32(2):369-72. PMID: 26561492; DOI: 10.1177/0890334415617751;
  9. Parker MG, Burnham L, Mao W, Philipp BL, Merewood A. Implementation of a Donor Milk Program Is Associated with Greater Consumption of Mothers' Own Milk among VLBW Infants in a US, Level 3 NICU. J Hum Lact. 2016 May; 32(2):221-8.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26243756; DOI: 10.1177/0890334415598305;
  10. Merewood A. JHL at 30. J Hum Lact. 2015 Aug; 31(3):338. PMID: 26393245
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