Our Annual Conference will be

August 7, 2019

Please Save the Date


Our Annual Conference History:

  • 1994 “Breastfeeding in the 90’s”
  • 1995 “Breastfeeding a Multi-Disciplinary Approach”
  • 1996 “Breastfeeding: Issues and Challenges”
  • 1998 “Breastfeeding Assessment & Management”
  • 1999 Jack Newman “Breastfeeding Update: A Day with Jack Newman, MD”
  • 2000 “Breastfeeding: Combining Technical Knowledge with Professional Support”
  • 2001 Marianne Neifer “Breastfeeding Update: A Day with Marianne Neifert, MD”
  • 2002 Barbara Philipp “The Path to Baby Friendly and The Science Behind the Suck”
  • 2003 Marshall Klaus “Babies, Bonding and Breastfeeding”
  • 2004 Linda J. Smith & Liz Brooks “Breastfeeding Matters, 2004”
  • 2005 Tieranona Low Dog “Evidence-Based Breastfeeding and Herbal Medicine”
  • 2006 Marie Biancuzzo “Ethics and Evidence; Solving Breastfeeding Dilemma”
  • 2007 Molly Pessl “Breastfeeding: Searching for Excellence”
  • 2008 Amy Spangler “Keep It Simple”
  • 2009 Diana Wiessinger & Diana West, “Breastfeeding Searching for Excellence”
  • 2010 Nils Bergman “Skin-to-Skin: Moving Science Into Practice”
  • 2011 Anne Merewood & Lori Feldman-Winter, “Family Centered Maternity Care and Baby Friendly Initiative: Perfect Together”
  • 2012 Maureen Groer, How Breastfeeding Protects Maternal Health Throughout the Lifespan andThe Psychoneuroimmunology of Breastfeeding/Kajsa Brimdyr, Magical Hour and Saving Lives in Egypt with Skin to Skin
  • 2013 Jane Morton, MD, FAAP, FABM and Elizabeth Myler, RN, IBCLC, What’s New? Optimizing Nutrition for High Risk and Healthy Newborns
  • 2014 Catherine Watson Genna, BS, IBCLC, RLC, Tongue Tie: Assessment, Visualization & Movement, Breastfeeding Support for the Tongue Tied Infant and Todd Wolynn, MD, Social Media and Breastfeeding Support, Health Care Providers and Breastfeeding Support; If Not You Who?
  • 2015 Racial Disparities in Breastfeeding Promotion and Support Featuring Cythnia Good Mojab, MS, LMHCA, IBCLC, RLC, CATSM & V. Kuroji Patrick, Author, Illustrator, Breastfeeding and Fatherhood Advocate
  • 2016 Medication and Drugs: Current Issues for BreastfeedingFeaturing Lisa M. Stellwagen, MD & Amy E. Evans, MD, FAAP, CLEC, FABM
  • 2017 A Day with Dr E.Stephen Buescher: Decoding MOTHERS’ MILK
  • 2018 Nils Bergman, Current Research on Maternal-Newborn Behavior & the Science of Neurodevelopment