A photo of Julie Ware.

Staff Physician II, Division of General and Community Pediatrics

513-636-2326

Board Certified

About Me

Biography

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.

Department

General and Community Pediatrics

Cincinnati Children's Blog

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BlogLearning and Growing

Needs More Awareness: Local Resources Available for Breastfeeding Moms

By Julie Ware, MD8/7/2019

Breastfeeding

BlogHealthy Living

Breastfeeding: Let’s Make it Work

By Julie Ware, MD8/5/2015

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

Associations Between Breastfeeding Initiation and Infant Mortality in an Urban Population. Ware, JL; Chen, A; Morrow, AL; Kmet, J. Breastfeeding Medicine. 2019; 14:465-474.

A Statewide Quality Improvement Collaborative to Increase Breastfeeding Rates in Tennessee. Ware, JL; Schetzina, KE; Morad, A; Barker, B; Scott, TA; Grubb, PH. Breastfeeding Medicine. 2018; 13:292-300.

Lessons Learned in a Breastfeeding Media Campaign. Ware, JL; Mzayek, F; Levy, M. Breastfeeding Medicine. 2016; 11:380-385.

Changes in Breastfeeding Attitudes in a Metropolitan Community in Tennessee. Nouer, SS; Ware, JL; Baldwin, KM; Hare, ME. Journal of Human Lactation. 2015; 31:519-529.