Module #3 – Anatomy and Physiology: From Breast to Baby


In Module #3, practitioners will review the anatomy and physiology involved in milk production and lactation. Breast care and the baby’s role in milk transfer will also be discussed.


  • Describe basic breast anatomy and physiology involved in lactation.
  • List hormones that impact lactation.
  • Understand process in milk production.
  • Describe baby’s role in milk transfer.
  • Explain breast care.


Be sure to complete the pre-test prior to watching the module and the post-test after completion to document that you have completed the training.


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