Academy of
Breastfeeding Medicine

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

Annual International Meetings
and Other Events

16th Annual International Meeting - Miami, FL

11/4/2011 - 11/6/2011

The Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine presented its 16th Annual International Meeting on November 3-6, 2011 in Miami, Florida, bringing the most authoritative and up-to-date evidence-based knowledge and clinical information on breastfeeding to physicians, nurses, and other health professionals. Each year, ABM’s Meeting has a significant impact on improving breastfeeding rates. In the words of one participant "The meeting was a great booster shot to keep up the good fight!" And according to another "I am inspired and charged up." Overall, 9 out of 10 respondents said that the meeting would have a positive impact on their competence, performance, and patients’ outcomes. Mark your calendar for the 17th Annual International Meeting on October 11-14, 2012 in Chicago.


Replay: Listen to Experts from the 16th Annual International MeetingWith partial support from the Aetna Foundation, we are pleased to share the first two presentations:

  • Maternal Obesity and Breastfeeding, Anne Eglash, MD, FABM, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
  • Sixth Annual Founders' Lecture: Inequalities and Inequities in Breastfeeding - An International Perspective, Adriano Cattaneo, MD, MSc, Institute for Maternal and Child Health, IRCCS Burlo Garofolo, Trieste, Italy

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