Baumslag, Naomi

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BAUMSLAG, Naomi. American (born South Africa), b. 1936. Genres: Medicine/Health. Career: Baragwanath Hospital, Johannesburg, South Africa, 1959-62; Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, director of International Health Nutrition Division, 1979-84; Women's International Public Health Network, Bethesda, Maryland, founder and president, 1987-; Georgetown University Medical School, Washington, DC, clinical professor of pediatrics, 1987-. Publications: (ed.) Family Care: A Guide, 1973; (with C.D. Williams and D.B. Jelliffe) Mother and Child Health: Delivering the Services, 1985; (with D.L. Michels) A Woman's Guide to Yeast Infections, 1992; (with D.L. Michels) Milk, Money, and Madness: The Culture and Politics of Breastfeeding, 1995. Address: Women's International Public Health Network, 7100 Oak Forest Ln, Bethesda, MD 20817, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]