Jenny Thomas

Jenny Thomas

Jenny Thomas, MD MPH IBCLC FAAP FABM, is a pediatrician and breastfeeding medicine specialist at Lakeshore Medical Clinic in Franklin, Wis. and is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Community and Family Medicine and Pediatrics at the Medical College of Wisconsin. She is serving on the AAP Section on Breastfeeding Executive Board after serving as the Chief of the Chapter Breastfeeding Coordinators. She serves on the Executive Board, Wisconsin Chapter of the AAP and is a founder and past Chairperson of the Wisconsin Breastfeeding Coalition. She is the author of Dr. Jen’s Guide to Breastfeeding and has received awards for teaching, advocacy for children, and innovation with in her practice and community. She is one of only a few physicians internationally to be recognized as a FABM for her expertise on breastfeeding. Her interests and research have focused on issues related to the use of social media to support breastfeeding mothers.