Sahira Long Medical Director, Anacostia
Lactation Consultant

Sahira Long, MD, IBCLC, is a board-certified pediatrician and lactation consultant at Children’s National Health System, and she serves as the Medical Director for two Children’s Health Centers. Dr. Long has served as president of the DC Breastfeeding Coalition since its inception in 2004, and is a member of the Board of Directors for Reaching Our Sisters Everywhere.  She has been involved in breastfeeding advocacy on the national, state, and local level.