ABM 25th annual international meeting 

The 25th Annual International Meeting presented by the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine features world-class speakers providing cutting-edge research and clinical information on current issues in breastfeeding medicine, spanning both maternal and child health. This year's meeting will be hosted in Schaumburg, IL and will be held October 21-24, 2020. Physicians, registered nurses, lactation consultants and other professionals will have the opportunity to continue their professional education in a highly respected, stimulating environment, while earning continuing education credits. 

ABM's Annual Meeting is the ideal context to engage in innovative workshops, address evolving issues and connect with an international organization of clinicians devoted to the promotion, protection and support of breastfeeding.  

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Hyatt Regency Schaumburg
1800 East Golf Road, Schaumburg, Illinois, United States, 60173

Located 9 miles from Chicago O'Hare International Airport

Call for Abstracts and Workshops

The Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine invites you to submit proposals for abstracts and workshops for the 25th Annual International Meeting. Proposals are due by Friday, May 1. Acceptance and rejection notifications will be sent this spring to give participants an ample amount of time to register and make travel arrangements.

Call for Abstracts
Call for Workshops


What to expect at the 2020 ABM Annual Meeting

  • Advanced Practice Day, formerly Physician-Only Day, is now open to all and included in the full registration price. 
  • "What Every Physician Needs to Know About Breastfeeding I & II (WEPNTK)" will once again be offered to all health professionals in a one-day pre-conference course.
  • Networking and collaboration activities, including meet-and-greet happy hour and awards banquet