34th Annual Conference on Breastfeeding

Wed Apr 10 2024 at 08:00 am to Fri Apr 12 2024 at 04:30 pm

Emory Conference Center Hotel | Atlanta

Emory University Division of Neonatology
Publisher/HostEmory University Division of Neonatology
34th Annual Conference on Breastfeeding
Join us in April 2024 as we consider thought-provoking topics, hear from engaging speakers, and network with multidisciplinary colleagues.
About this Event

The Annual Conference on Breastfeeding returns for a 34th year!

<h4>Registration is available for the following offerings:</h4>

-April 10 Pre-conference: 'Breastfeeding Fundamentals for Healthcare Providers' course

-April 11-12 Conference: 2 days of learning from local and national experts

-Recordings On-demand: Access the recordings from the conference (4/11-12) on demand. Recordings will be posted in mid/late April and will be available for 60 days after posting. This option is included with conference registration OR can be purchased separately for those who cannot attend the conference in-person.


For the 34th year, Emory University is pleased to offer a dynamic and engaging conference on breastfeeding in collaboration with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, hospitals across the region, and partners from community organizations on April 11 & 12.

New this year, we are offering a pre-conference course in partnership with the EPIC® Breastfeeding Program: 'Breastfeeding Fundamentals for Healthcare Providers' on April 10.


Our conference is geared toward multidisciplinary colleagues who care for mothers and infants: Physicians, Advanced Practice Providers, Nurses, Dietitians, therapists, lactation consultants, WIC counselors, and more!

The pre-conference course is intended to build the skills of those who are not directly trained or certified in lactation. Physicians, APPs, and nurses, among others, will benefit!

Trainees are welcome! Medical students, residents, fellows, nursing and NP students, or lactation trainees who can demonstrate a pathway, may attend the pre-conference and/or in-person conference at a reduced rate or access the recordings at no charge. If interested, complete the form at https://forms.gle/fYM1TVFpWmJKBpPt6 for a discount code. *Note: No continuing education is offered with the trainee discount.


The Emory Conference Center Hotel in Atlanta, GA. Rooms are available at discounted rate of $179 here: https://book.passkey.com/go/bfconf2024. Post-conference, 60-day access to recordings is included with the in-person conference registration OR can be purchased separately for those who cannot join in-person.

<h4>Continuing Education (conference):</h4>

Conference - April 11-12:

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Children's designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) is an approved provider for CPE Prior Approval Activity 180879. The credentialing agency for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic contact hours are 12.5 Continuing Professional Education Hours (CPEUs).

The activity has been submitted to the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners for Continuing Education Recognition Points (CERPs) recognition.

This activity has been submitted to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta for approval to award contact hours.

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is an approved provider with distinction of nursing continuing professional development by the Georgia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Event Venue & Nearby Stays

Emory Conference Center Hotel, 1615 Clifton Road, Atlanta, United States


USD 150.00 to USD 495.00

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