Academy of
Breastfeeding Medicine

A worldwide organization of physicians dedicated to the promotion,
protection and support of breastfeeding and human lactation

About ABM

2016 Officers & Board of Directors

OFFICERS / COUNCIL OF ADVISORS

  • President:
    Julie Taylor, MD, MSc,FABM
  • American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, Sint Maarten, the Netherlands/Brown University
    Providence, RI, USA
  • Vice President/President Elect:
    Timothy Tobolic, MD, FABM
    Byron Family Medicine PC
    Byron Center, MI, USA
  • Immediate Past President:
    Wendy Brodribb, MBBS, PhD, FABM
    University of Queensland
    Centenary Heights, Queensland, Australia
  • Treasurer:
    Cynthia Howard, MD, MPH, FABM
    University of Rochester
    Rochester, NY USA
  • Secretary:
    Lawrence Noble
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Elmsford, NY, USA
  • Council of Advisors:
    Cynthia Howard, MD, MPH, FABM
    University of Rochester
    Rochester, NY, USA
  • Executive Director:
    Karla Shepard Rubinger
    New Rochelle, NY, USA

 

2016 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

  • Eyla G. Boies, MD, FABM
    University of California School of Medicine
    San Diego, CA, USA
  • Yoo-Mi Chung, MD, FABM
    Korean Pediatrics Society
    Seoul, South Korea
  • Arthur I. Eidelman ( Breastfeeding Medicine)
    Shaare Zedek Medical Center
    Jerusalem, Isreal
  • Amy Evans, MD, FABM
    UCSF-Fresno/Center for BF Medicine
    Clovis, CA, USA
  • Ann L. Kellams, MD, IBCLC, FABM
    University of Virginia Healtmh Syste
    Charlottesville, VA, USA
  • Miriam Labbok, MD, MPH, FABM
    UNC School of Public Health
    Chapel Hill, NC, USA
  • Ruth A. Lawrence, MD, FABM
    University of Rochester School of Medicine
    Rochester, NY, USA
  • Kathy Leeper, MD, FABM
    Milk Works
    Leawood,KS, USA
  • Sahira Long, MD, 
    Children's National Medical Center
    Washington, DC, USA
  • Edward R. Newton, MD, FABM
    East Carolina University
    Greenville, NC, USA
  • Sarah Reece-Stremtan, MD
    Pediatrics
    Washington, DC, USA
  • Elien Rouw,  
    Well Baby Clinic
    ImWasserbelt 7, Buhl, Germany
  • Natasha K. Sriraman, MD, MPH, IBCLC
    Children's Hospital of the King's Daughter
    Norfolk, VA, USA
  • Julie L. Ware, MD, MPH, IBCLC, FABM
    All Better Pediatrics
    Memphis, TN, USA