Susanne Trout, MS, RDN, LDN, IBCLC

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Susanne Trout, MS, RDN, LDN, IBCLC, is the Director of the Breastfeeding and Lactation Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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


Susanne is a registered dietitian nutritionist and board certified lactation consultant with 18+ years of experience with an emphasis on infant/pediatric nutrition support, breastfeeding management and care coordination. Susanne has a varied background in program design and implementation, formerly a fetal intervention coordinator with a focus on twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome and breastfeeding management for high risk infants.

Susanne currently oversees the operations of the Enteral Feeding Program (Human Milk Management Center and Formula room), Mothers’ Milk Bank and Lactation Program within CHOP.

Education and Training

Board Certification

International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC)
Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist (LDN)
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN)

Undergraduate Degree

BS in Nutrition - New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM

Graduate Degree

MS in Clinical Nutrition - Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

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