Chris  Auer

Chris Auer

Chris Auer, BSN, RNC, IBCLC has worked at a tertiary care hospital for more than 40 years, the last 25 of them in the role of lactation consultant. Her work focuses on supporting mothers across an economic spectrum to meet their breastfeeding goals. Chris has experience working with breastfeeding mothers of premature infants, mothers with multiple births, women for whom English is not their first language, and those with opioid dependency. Working with interdisciplinary teams in NICU, L/D, and mother-baby units, Chris has helped to establish evidence-based practices to support mothers and babies, and she has written breastfeeding policies that reflect current national standards for hospital settings that comply with the Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative and Joint Commission. She has recently authored a new book, "Under One Sky” - find it here: