Joanne Silbert-FlaggDNP, FNP-BC, IBCLC-RLC
As coordinator of the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner program at Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing and a practicing Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and lactation consultant, JoAnne combines her love of teaching and practice in providing support to families who seek counseling regarding achieving their breastfeeding goals. JoAnne is an affiliate member of the medical staff at Howard County General Hospital (HCGH) as a pediatric nurse practitioner and former health educator at the Wellness Center of HCGH, where she taught childbirth and breastfeeding classes. She looks forward to the much needed services Metropolitan Breastfeeding can offer the community. Having raised her children in Howard County, she is eager to provide support and guidance for the next generation.