Who says continuing education has to be boring? Not us! Join us in sunny Deerfield Beach, Florida, for a fun, educational, and inspiring week that will not only give you continuing education credits, but is sure to be a great time!

Our annual conference is indispensable for professionals working in the area of breastfeeding and human lactation. It’s a true meeting of the minds that will convey new knowledge, teach crucial skills, and connect you to a supportive caring community.

Opportunities to learn and share:

  • Current Trends
  • Research Findings
  • Problem Solving
  • Idea Marketplace
  • Practical Skills

Participants come from a wide range of backgrounds, including; physicians, nurses, nutritionists, research experts, public health providers, OTs, CLCs, IBCLCs, WIC staff, students, educators, doulas, midwives, and lactation professionals.

To submit an abstract to be considered for paper presentations and poster sessions at the 25th annual conference, click the button below. The content of the abstracts should demonstrate the application of strategies to human lactation, breastfeeding management and research. Abstracts may describe contributions to theory, completed work involving human lactation, breastfeeding management and research, work in progress, or proposed application of human lactation and breastfeeding management to other health issues. Case studies are also acceptable.

Abstract submissions will be accepted from March 1-June 1, 2018. Authors selected for presentation will be notified by June 15, 2018.

Click here for the 2019 Call for Participation flyer.