SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

All times below are listed in ET (Eastern Time; Baltimore/USA). Convert the session times to your local time zone.
The Full Schedule will continue to be updated as session and pre-conference event information is confirmed. Check back for updates!

*Schedule is subject to change 

Thursday | Friday | Saturday | Sunday

 

PRE-CONFERENCE (IN-PERSON ONLY) 

 

Thursday, September 15
 

9:00 am – 5:00 pm | What Every Physician needs to Know 1 (additional cost)

 

9:00 am – 5:00 pm | What Every Physician needs to Know 2 (additional cost)

 

2:00 – 5:00 pm | Breast Massage Workshop (additional cost)

 

 

FULL CONFERENCE

 

 

Thursday, September 15

 

7:00 – 9:00 pm | Opening Reception (In-person event included in full conference registration. Guest passes available at an additional cost)

 

 

Friday, September 16

 

8:00 – 8:15 am | Opening Remarks

 

8:15 – 9:00 am | Microbiome/ Epigenetics 

Lawrence Noble, MD

 

9:00 – 9:45 am | Parents' Research Priorities for Lactation and Prematurity

Ilana Levene, PhD, Bm, BCh, MRCPCH

 

9:45 – 10:45 am | Poster / Exhibits

 

10:45 am – 12:15 pm | Workshops

 

12:15 – 1:15 pm | Lunch Break

 

1:15 – 2:15 pm | Platform Presentations

 

2:15 – 3:15 pm | Skin to Skin Around the World Panel

 

3:15 – 4:00 pm | Poster / Exhibits

 

4:00 – 4:45 pm | Ankyloglossia: Back to the Future 

Yvonne LeFort, MD, FCFP, FRNZCGP, FABM, IBCLC

 

4:45 – 5:30 pm | Prolactin: Pleiotropic Actions in Pregnancy and Lactation  

Sharon Ladyman, BSc, PhD

 

5:30 – 6:30 pm | Networking Event

 

Saturday, September 17

 

8:00 – 8:30 am | Opening Remarks and Fellowship Recognitions 

 

8:30 – 9:30 am | Business Meeting

 

9:30 – 10:15 am | Update WHO Latest Scientific 

Laurence Grummer-Strawn, PhD, MPA, MA

 

10:15 – 11:00 am | Posters

 

11:00 am 11:45 pm | Milk Banks vs. Hospital Banks

Erin Hamilton-Spence, MD

 

12:00 – 1:00 pm | Lunch Break

 

1:15 - 2:45 pm | Workshop

 

3:00 – 4:00 pm | Platform Presentations

 

4:00 – 4:45 pm | Posters

 

4:45 – 5:30 pm | Introducing the Second Edition of the World Health Organization’s Infant and Young Child Feeding: Model Chapter for Textbooks for Medical Students and Allied Health Professionals 

Julie Taylor, MD, MSc 

 

5:30 – 6:15 pm | Infant Feeding in Emergencies

Karleen Gribble, PhD, BRurSc

 

Sunday, September 18

 

8:00 – 9:00 am | Founders Lecture: Research in Breastfeeding Medicine : A  Founder's 30 Year Perspective 

Arthur Eidelman, MD, FABM

 

9:00 – 10:00 am | Assessing and Addressing Breastfeeding Disparities Around the Globe Panel

 

10:00 - 10:30 am | Break

 

10:30 – 11:15 am | Mastitis Protocol Revision 

Katrina Mitchell, MD, IBCLC, FAC

 

11:15 am – 12:00 pm | Follow up from 2020 Founders Lecture- Pioneers in the clinical specialty of breastfeeding Medicine: A Call for Research 

Christina Smillie, MD, FAAP, IBCLC, FABM

 

12:00 - 12:15 pm | Closing Remarks

 

12:30 |  Meeting Adjourns