A photo of Julie Ware.

Staff Physician II, Division of General and Community Pediatrics


Board Certified

About Me


Dr. Julie Ware is an experienced board-certified pediatrician who specializes in breastfeeding medicine. She joined Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in September 2014 as a community breastfeeding liaison and a member of the Center for Breastfeeding Medicine. Her particular interest is improving maternal and child health through the promotion and support of breastfeeding, especially in those populations least likely to breastfeed. Dr. Ware is interested in community breastfeeding outreach and collaboration with partner organizations in the community.


General and Community Pediatrics, Center for Breastfeeding Medicine

My Locations

My Education

BA: Biology, University of Texas, Austin, TX, 1978.

MD: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 1981.

Residency: Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 1984.

MPH: University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, 2012.

Certification: Permanent Certificate Holder in Pediatrics, 1986, and current with MOC requirements; International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, 2011.

My Publications

Ware J, Webb L, Levy M. Barriers to breastfeeding in the African American population of Shelby County, Tennessee. Breastfeed Med. 2014;9(8):385-392.