Educational Courses

Developed over the course of two years by the Center for Health Equity, Education, and Research (CHEER), this course features ROSE CEO and Founder, Dr. Kimarie Bugg, who participated as an expert during its development.


ROSE and its team have been featured in notable publications, covering breastfeeding, racial equity, and health equity. Please note: some publications are not open source and require a subscription or the creation of an account.

Engaging Families in Life Course Intervention Research: An Essential Step in Advancing Equity by Clarissa Hoover, MPH, Allysa Ware, MSW, Andrea Serano, Sarah Verbiest, DrPH, MSW, MPH

A qualitative assessment of mothers’ perspectives on hospital and community breastfeeding support in Mississippi by Aishat GambariLaura Burnham, Jacqueline Berger, Bhavana Annapragada, Kimarie Bugg, Andrea Serano, and Anne Merewood

Juneteenth: First Food for Thought by Dr. Sahira Long

Achieving Breastfeeding Equity and Justice in Black Communities: Past, Present, and Future by Ifeyinwa V. Asiodu, Kimarie Bugg, and Aunchalee E.L. Palmquist