GOLD Lactation Online Conference 2017

Type: Conferences | Location: , - international [International]

Join us in 2017 for our 11th Anniversary! GOLD Lactation 2016 will feature 29 Speakers presenting on the latest research and clinical skills within the breastfeeding spectrum. In addition to a highly informative program, we are excited to introduce new features, tons of giveaways and an extended 8 weeks viewing period. That's a 2 whole months!

The GOLD Community has grown tremendously over the last 11 years and we're honored that Breastfeeding Professionals have made GOLD Lactation their signature event year after year. Over 2700 Participants from 70 countries joined us in 2016 making GOLD Lactation the largest attended breastfeeding conference in the world! We hope that you will be able to join us this year and celebrate with us.

Through our unique online format, we provide the opportunity to receive education from the world's leading breastfeeding researchers, clinicians, and Lactation Consultants while remaining close to your workplace and clients. The GOLD Lactation Online Conference is an affordable & convenient education resource suitable for all skill levels and is a perfect fit for IBCLC's, Lactation Consultants, Nurses, Lactation Educators, Breastfeeding Counselors, Mother to Mother (Peer to Peer) Support Workers, Midwives, Physicians, Dietitians, Doulas, Childbirth Educators and anyone else working or studying within the maternal-child health industry.

If you are not yet familiar with our unique GOLD Online Conference format, we invite you to learn more by visiting our website and joining an ever growing community of Health Care Professionals!


You're invited to join us on April 3, 2017 as we kick off our 11th Annual GOLD Lactation Online Conference with a free keynote presentation by Dr. Amy Brown. Amy's presentation, "Breastfeeding as a Public Health Issue: Do we Have the Right Approach?" will provide us an in depth look the common barriers to breastfeeding and their impact, along with new research that looks at how mothers perceive common breastfeeding education messaging and what this research tells us about how we can change our approach to ensure our messages have the intended impact.

To attend this presentation and reserve your free seat, please visit:

You're also invited to view our Closing Keynote Presentation on May 1 by Dr. Karleen Gribble - "Infant and young child feeding in emergencies: Background, best practice, and what you can do" Reserve you seat for this presentation here:


Informative! Learn from 29 International Speakers on current and emerging research.
Convenient! Watch Presentations LIVE or view Recordings with unlimited access throughout the conference period, from home, work or anywhere with an internet connection.
Economical! No expensive travel required. Receive education for around $9/hour.
Accredited! All our conferences are accredited to help you achieve your continuing education requirements. We have applied for CERPs, CMEs, CNEs, MEAC Midwifery CEUs & Dietetic CPEUs.
Handouts, Forums & More! Download presentation materials & interact with Speakers & Colleagues.


Dr. Amy Brown, PhD, MSc, BSc
Dr. Karleen Gribble, BRurSc, PhD, Cert IV Breastfeeding Education
(Counselling and Community)
Alexandra Walker, BSN, MA, RN, IBCLC, RLC
Amy Smolinski, MA, ALC, CLC
Anna Kotlinska, PhD Candidate, Masters of Midwifery
Barbara D. Robertson, BA, MA, IBCLC, RLC
Bettina Forbes, CLC
Brandi Gates, IBCLC
Cecilia Tomori, PhD, MA
Christy Jo Hendricks, IBCLC, RLC, CLE, CCCE, CD(DONA)
Cindy Leclerc, RN IBCLC
Danielle Rigg, J.D., CLC
Debbie Albert, PhD, BSN, IBCLC
Dia L. Michels, BA
Heidi Lam, B.So.Sci, IBCLC
Jake Marcus, J.D.
Jarold "Tom" Johnston Jr., CNM, IBCLC
Jana Stockham, RN IBCLC
Joy MacTavish, MA, IBCLC, RLC, ICCE
Judy Terwilliger, RN, CMT, FBT
Kiddada Green, MAT
Laurel Wilson, IBCLC, BSc, CLE, CLD, CCCE
Lori Isenstadt, IBCLC, RLC, CCE CBD
Paulina Erices, BS, IBCLC, RLC
Ruth Lucas, PhD, RNC, CLS
Dr. Satish Tiwari, M D (Pediatrics), LLB
Tamara Drenttel Brand, MA, MPH, IBCLC
Dr. Widarni Rifan, MD, MARS
Zainab Yate, BSc, MSc, Doctoral Student


GOLD Lactation is excited to offer two optional lecture packs you can register for in addition to the conference. Each consisting of 6 hours of education, this year we will be offering two hot topics: Human Milk Banking and Sharing & Managing Challenges at the Breast.


Early Bird Registration ends on March 31, 2017. Regular Registration closes May 15, 2016. Student, Volunteer, Country and Group Discounts Available.

Please visit to learn more about this year's conference. We look forward to seeing you online!

Contact Info
Other credits: 
CERPs CMEs, CNEs, Midwifery CEUs & Dietetic CPEUs
$ 265

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