Aurea Tamami Minagawa Toriyama

      Aurea Tamami Minagawa Toriyami

Aurea Tamami Minagawa Toriyama, Ph.D.

Department head of Maternal-Child and Psychiatric Nursing. Univeristy of Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Home country: Brazil 

What are your research interests?  

Primary research interests are infant health through breastfeeding. Within low income communities in Brazil breastfeeding cessation is a major predictor of health and a risk factor for other health concerns. Her work especially focuses on working with mothers and families in early stages of infant's life.   

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