Infant and young child feeding: Model Chapter

Model Chapter for textbooks for medical students and allied health professionals


World Health Organization

Publication details

Number of pages: 112
Publication date: 2009
Languages: English, Spanish
ISBN: 978 92 4 159749 4



The Model Chapter on Infant and Young Child Feeding is intended for use in basic training of health professionals. It describes essential knowledge and basic skills that every health professional who works with mothers and young children should master. The Model Chapter can be used by teachers and students as a complement to textbooks or as a concise reference manual.