Join us at the largest global Breastfeeding Conference!

GOLD Lactation Online Conference 2017

April 3 - June 2, 2017

Informative, Convenient, Affordable and Interactive Learning to Support your Continuing Education Needs. Watch presentations at your own pace throughout the conference period.

As we start our second decade with GOLD Lactation (wow!!), we’re excited to continue our work of exploring the latest research, trends, new ideas and hot topics in the world of human lactation, along with bringing you cultural perspectives of breastfeeding around the world and updates from advocacy groups and non-profit organizations dedicated to breastfeeding support and promotion.

Our conference for 2017 is packed full of fascinating topics such as nursing aversion and agitation, mindful breastfeeding, the power of mentorship, the impact of the thyroid gland on milk production, breastfeeding as baby’s first milestone and so much more! Join speakers such as Dr. Amy Brown, Cecilia Tomori, Laurel Wilson, Kiddada Green, Jake Marcus, Dr. Satish Tiwari, Dr. Karleen Gribble, Alexandra Walker, Tamara Drenttel Brand and so many other amazing minds for what promises to be our best conference yet!

Mar 31
31-03-201731-03-2017GOLD Midwifery Last Day of Conference

Final day to access our GOLD Midwifery Conference 2017 if you aren't a GOLD Member. Upgrade here

Apr 3
03-04-201703-04-2017GOLD Lactation Public Keynote Presentation

Join us as we open the conference with a FREE Public Keynote Webinar by Dr. Amy Borwn
Reserve Your Seat Here

Apr 10
10-04-201710-04-2017GOLD Lactation Conference Live Day 2

Join us for a Full day of Live Presentations from Dr. Satish Tiwari, Barbara Robertson, Dia Michels, Zainab Yate, Cindy Leclerc & Jana Stockham

Apr 11
11-04-201711-04-2017GOLD Lactation Conference Live Day 3

Join us for a Full day of Live Presentations from Jake Marcus, Debbie Albert, Kidda Green, Christy Jo Hendricks

Apr 17
17-04-201717-04-2017GOLD Lactation Conference Live Day 4

Join us for a Full day of Live Presentations from Alexandra Walker, Laurel Wilson, Judy Terwilliger, Joy Mac Tavish

Apr 18
18-04-201718-04-2017GOLD Lactation Conference Live Day 5

Join us for a Full day of Live Presentations from Paulina Erices, Cecilia Tomori, Lori Isenstadt, Ruth Lucas, Heidi Lam

Apr 24
24-04-201724-04-2017GOLD Lactation Conference Live Day 6

Join us for a Full day of Live Presentations from Amy Smolinski, Brandi Gates, Jarold "Tom" Johnston Jr., Joy MacTavish

Apr 25
25-04-201725-04-2017GOLD Lactation Conference Live Day 7

Join us for a Full day of Live Presentations from Tamara Drenttel Brand, Anna Kotlinska, Bettina Forbes & Danielle Rigg, Widrani Rifan

May 1
01-05-201701-05-2017GOLD Lactation Closing Keynote Speaker

Join us as we celebrate the last live day with a FREE Public Keynote Webinar by Karleen Gribble.
Reserve Your Seat Here

Jun 2
02-06-201702-06-2017GOLD Lactation add your membership!

Final day to access conference presentations. Extend your access by becoming a GOLD Annual Member!
Upgrade here

Jun 15
15-06-201715-06-2017GOLD Lactation Last Day

Final day for all delegates to download their certificates. GOLD Annual Members will be able to view presentations until this date as well.

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GOLD Lactation Conference Updates & Industry News

  • Feb 16
    Protecting the vulnerable in emergencies - our GOLD Lactation closing keynote
    GOLD keynote presentations are a great opportunity for delegates and the general public alike to connect with some of the top speakers in the field. Our closing keynote presentation is an excellent wrap-up to our events. Keynotes are presented live twice and then are available as recordings on our website to watch at your convenience.
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  • Feb 14
    Join Dr. Amy Brown for the GOLD Lactation 2017 Opening Keynote!
    The GOLD Lactation opening keynote presentation is a fantastic event that kicks off our annual online conference. Registered delegates and the general public are welcomed to attend this presentation. We offer the flexibility to attend live or watch a recording later to meet everyone’s needs. We’re thrilled to have Dr....
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Educational Credits!

GOLD Lactation Conference 2017 has been approved for the following Continuing Professional Development credits. A total of 26.5 continuing education hours will be available through the main conference and 6 hours through each of our add-ons:
  • 25.5 CERPs (23.5L, 2E)
    IBLCE, International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners
  • 25.5 CMEs
    Continuing Medical Education (applicable to Physicians, Nurse-Midwives, Nurse-Practitioners
  • 25.5 Nursing Contact Hours / CNE's
    Continuing Nursing Education
  • 2.5 MEAC Midwifery CEUs
    Midwifery Education and Accreditation Council
  • 25.5 Dietetic CEUs
    Dietition/Nutrionist Continuing Education

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