Dr. Laurie Jones is a board-certified general pediatrician and board certified lactation consultant. She has practiced general pediatrics and newborn medicine since 2002, and has a special interest in breastfeeding dyads since 2009. She became a Fellow of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine in 2018 and serves on the Communications Committee for the Academy. Dr. Jones is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Arizona -Phoenix School of Medicine and teaches second and fourth year medical students. She is the founder of Dr. MILK which is a 23,000+ person international support network for physician mothers that are breastfeeding.