Tonae Simon, BSN, RN, IBCLC

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Tonae Simon, BSN, RN, IBCLC, is the coordinator of the Mothers’ Milk Bank at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)


Tonae Simon, BSN, RN, IBCLC, is a registered nurse and international board-certified lactation consultant. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Nursing from Drexel University in 2011. Tonae is currently the coordinator of the CHOP Mothers’ Milk Bank. She also provides direct lactation support to mothers and babies admitted to the hospital. 

Tonae is a proud mother of three breastfed children. From this experience, she developed a passion to advocate and educate mothers and families. Her goal is to better prepare mothers and babies through their breastfeeding journey.

Education and Training

Board Certification

International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC)

Undergraduate Degree

BS in Biology - Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
BSN - Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Mothers’ Milk Bank Coordinator

Registered Nurse

Lactation Consultant

MMB Coordinator