Academy of
Breastfeeding Medicine

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

Registration is Now Open!

We can't wait to see you in Atlanta

It's official. Registration is now open for the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine's 22nd Annual International Meeting, November 9-12, 2017, in Atlanta. This year's meeting will feature world-class speakers providing cutting-edge research and clinical information on current issues in breastfeeding medicine. 


Register online and take advantage of the early-bird rates for both the Physician Meeting and the All-Conference Meeting. Check out our BROCHURE to find the agenda and additional meeting information. Please note, the All-Conference Meeting is open to all health professionals including physicians, nurses, lactation consultants, midwives, and others.

This year's Meeting will feature the 12th Annual Founders' Lecture by Thomas W. Hale, PhD, RPh: "The Pharmacology of Marijuana and its Transfer into Human Milk".

As always, the Meeting will include: "What Every Physician Needs To Know About Breastfeeding" (WEPNTK), a full-day, pre-conference course on Thursday, November 9, available to all physicians and health professionals. This year will also include an advanced half-day course "What Every Physician Needs To Know About Breastfeeding II" (WEPNTK II) for physicians who have already completed WEPNTK. 

Don't miss out on the most important breastfeeding medicine event of the year. To take advantage of the membership discounted registration at the Annual Meeting, RENEW your ABM membership or JOIN ABM as a new member.

Can't attend? Contribute to one of our Donor Opportunities.

Though you may not be able to attend our Meeting this year, we hope that you will still support our mission by making a contribution to ABM. As a thank you, we will recognize your generosity in the final program and in our official peer-reviewed journal, Breastfeeding Medicine

                                                                       Join ABM Today
Network with physician colleagues worldwide • Develop your knowledge of the science of breastfeeding and human lactation • Increase breastfeeding incidence and duration • Promote greater public interest and understanding of breastfeeding • Improve the health and well-being of mothers and babies around the world!


                      EXHIBITOR PROSPECTUS


We are excited about ABM's 22nd Annual International Meeting taking place on November 9-12 in Atlanta, GA.

The conference is an unprecedented opportunity for you to reach key leaders in breastfeeding medicine and an excellent way to forge critical relationships with clinicians as well as with leading health promotion and disease prevention organizations.

More than 400 physicians, advanced practice nurses, lactation consultants, and other healthcare professionals will assemble for a program that includes plenary sessions, workshops, and almost 100 abstracts on a broad range of topics spanning maternal and child health. Please see the 2017 Conference Brochure.

Exhibitor benefits include:

  • Two complimentary full conference registrations
  • Listing on ABM's website
  • Recognition in the meeting syllabus and onsite signage
  • Social media visibility with a reach of more than 200,000 ABM followers
  • Opportunity to network and interact with international leaders in the field of breastfeeding medicine
  • Access to educational sessions and latest developments in breastfeeding medicine

Please see the Exhibitor Prospectus and Reservation Form with details about exhibiting and important benefits for your organization.

Other Opportunities for Conference Support:

We would be happy to speak with you about a featured role for your organization at our upcoming conference, including a range of other funding opportunities and benefits.

You may be interested in seeing sample content from Breastfeeding Medicine our peer-reviewed journal, and visiting our website. Also, let us know if you are interested in journal advertising opportunities.




We would like to thank our recent past Supporters

The California Foundation

The California Community Foundation

Cleveland Foundation

Dr. & Mrs. Jonathan Fielding

HHS Office on Women's Health

The Irving B. Harris Foundation in honor of Dr. Eidelman

Kaiser Permante

Limerick, Inc

Prolacta Bioscience

The Mt. Sinai Foundation

W.K. Kellogg Foundation