Health Plus offers Babies & You, a work site prenatal health promotion program for faculty/staff, spouses, and/or dependent children who become pregnant. The program encourages early and consistent prenatal care and provides monthly educational opportunities including topics like breastfeeding, nutrition, coping with the discomforts of pregnancy, newborn care, choosing a pediatrician, and more. These sessions are led by Vanderbilt experts: nurse midwives, pediatricians, lactation consultants, etc.
Enroll in Babies & You to have access to monthly educational sessions, now offered virtually.
In addition to the monthly sessions, $50 is offered to eligible participants who:
- Enroll in the first trimester
- Attend at least 3 of the monthly sessions
- Provide documentation of attending all prenatal provider visits.
Upcoming Babies & You classes:
Thursday, June 17
Kameron Brainard, MSN, Certified Nurse Midwife
Thursday, July 15
Caring for your Newborn
Sunny Bell, MD and Sarah Parker, MD
Thursday, August 19
Facing the Challenges of Pregnancy
Kate Virostko, MSN, Certified Nurse Midwife
Thursday, September 16
Choosing a Pediatrician
Rachel Mace, MD
Thursday, October 21
Caring for Your Body throughout Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period
Nicole Motzny, Physical Therapist
Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute
If you have further questions, please contact Rachel Bowman at email@example.com or contact Health Plus.
Baby's Best Start
March of Dimes: My 9 Months
Vanderbilt Women's Education and Lactation Center
Healthfinder.gov: Quick Guide to Healthy Living-Pregnancy
Womens Health.gov: Learning to Breastfeed
La Leche League