Academy of
Breastfeeding Medicine

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

 

The 22nd Annual International Meeting of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine

 

Friday, November 10 (Physician-Only)

 

8:00-8:15 am Opening Remarks

Julie Taylor, MD, MSc, FABM

President, Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine

 

8:15-9:00 am Breastfeeding Research Hit Parade - 2017

Arthur I. Eidelman, MD, FABM

Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel

Editor-in-Chief, Breastfeeding Medicine

 

9:00-9:45 am AAP Breastfeeding Initiative: Getting Everyone on the Bus

Karen Remley, MD, MBA, MPH

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)

 

9:45-10:15 am Break with Abstracts

 

10:15-11:00 am The Landscape of Donor Human Milk

Erin Hamilton Spence, MD

Mednax, LLC, Mother's Milk Bank of North Texas

 

11:00am-11:45 am CDC's Work to Support Breastfeeding

Cria Perrine, PhD

Division of Nutrition, CDC

 

11:45-12:30 pm Beyond the Latch: Persistent Breast Pain

Anne R. Eglash, MD, FABM

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health

Pamela D. Berens, MD, FABM

University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston 

Alison M. Stuebe, MD, MSc, FABM

University of North Carolina School of Medicine

 

12:30-1:30 pm Lunch with the ABM Board of Directors

 

1:30-2:15 pm Maternal Metabolic Health and Ability to Achieve Exclusive Breastfeeding

Laurie A. Nommsen-Rivers, PhD, RD

University of Cincinnati

 

2:15-3:00 pm SSRI Use During Pregnancy and Lactation and the Side Effects on Bone

Laura Hernandez, PhD

University of Wisconsin-Madison

 

3:00-3:30 pm Break with Abstracts

 

3:30-4:30 pm Podium Research Presentations

 

4:30-5:15 pm Breastfeeding and Breast Cancer Prevention: Emerging Issues for Black Mothers

Erica H. Anstey, PhD, MA

McKing Consulting at CDC

 

6:00-8:00 pm Annual Banquet

 

Saturday, November 11 (Non-Physician Health Professionals)

 

8:00-8:45 am The World Breastfeeding Trends Initiative and Secrets to BFHI Implementation

Irena Zakarija-Grkovic, MD

University of Split School of Medicine, Croatia

 

8:45-9:30 am The Biological Case for Breastfeeding of Human Infants

Simon Murch, PhD

University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire, United Kingdom

 

9:30-10:15 am Hot Topics in Breastfeeding at the World Health Organization

Laurence M. Grummer-Strawn, PhD

World Health Organization

 

10:15-10:45 am Break with Abstracts

 

10:45-11:45 am Podium Research Presentations

 

11:45-12:30 pm Scaling Up Breastfeeding Programs in a Complex Adaptive World

Rafael Pérez-Escamilla, PhD

Yale School of Public Health

 

12:30-1:30 pm Lunch

 

1:30-3:00 pm Workshops

 

3:00-3:30 pm Break with Abstracts

 

3:30-4:45 pm 4th Trimester Cultural Panel

Elien Rouw, MD, FABM

Bühl, Germany

Alison M. Stuebe, MD, MSc, FABM

University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Lara Tauritz-Bakker, MSc

Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands

Irena Zakarija-Grkovic, MD

University of Split School of Medicine, Croatia

Yoo-Mi Chung, MD, FABM

Korean Pediatric Association

 

4:45-5:30 pm Maternal Infection and Breastfeeding: Lessons Learned

Robert M. Lawrence, MD, FABM

University of Florida School of Medicine

 

6:00-7:30 pm Reception and Summit Debriefing

 

Sunday, November 12 (Non-Physician Health Professionals)

 

8:00-8:15 am Opening Remarks and Introduction of the Twelfth Annual Founders' Lecture

 

8:15-9:00 am Founders' Lecture

The Pharmacology of Marijuana and its Transfer into Human Milk

Thomas W. Hale, PhD, RPh

Professor of Pediatrics at Texas Tech University School of Medicine

 

 9:00-9:45 am Breastfeeding Equity

 Camara Phyllis Jones, MD, MPH, PhD

 Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta

 

9:45-10:15 am Reclaiming an African/ American Tradition: Breastfeeding

Kimarie Bugg, MSN, MPH

Reaching Our Sisters Everywhere, Inc. (ROSE), Lithonia, GA

 

10:15-10:45 am Break with Abstracts

 

10:45-11:30 am Breastfeeding in China: Challenges and Opportunities

Robert W. Scherpbier, MD, MPH

UNICEF, China (Invited)

 

11:30-12:45 pm NICU Panel: Breastfeeding in the NICU Around the World

Moderator: Tomoko Seo, MD, FABM

Hoshigaoka Maternity Hospital, Japan

Panelists:

Nashwa Samra, MD

Cairo University School of Medicine, Egypt

Makoto Nakamura, MD, DMSc

National Hospital Organization Okayama Medical Center, Japan

Anita Pavicic-Bosnjak, MD, PhD

University Hospital Centre Zagreb, Croatia

 

12:45-1:00 pm Closing Remarks and Adjournment

Julie Taylor, MD, MSc, FABM

President, Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine