Meet Nanette E. Dahlquist, MD, FAAP, FABM, IBCLC

Kangaroo Team Member

Nanette E. Dahlquist, MD, FAAP, FABM, IBCLC

Education and Training:

  • Oregon Health and Sciences University (OHSU), MD


  • Oregon Health and Sciences University (OHSU)

Professional Memberships:

  • American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
  • Oregon Pediatric Society (OPS)


  • International Board of Certified Lactation Consultant


  • Practiced locally until joining HPC in 2000
  • In 2012 she changed her focus from primary care to providing care for all our newborns
  • Medical Director Tuality Community Hospital, Nursery Director
  • Medical Director of Westside Breastfeeding Center

Personal Information:

Dr. Dahlquist is married with three adult children. Her clinical interest includes getting newborns off to the best start possible. She is a strong advocate for breastfeeding. During her free time, Dr. Dahlquist enjoys choral performance and loves to create through sewing, knitting and jewelry making.

Community Activities:

Africa New Life Ministries (ANLM) through Sonrise Church. Africa New Life is a non-profit organization. Dr. Dahlquist travels to Rwanda, Africa once a year to offer her medical services to the people of Rwanda.

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