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Fellows of ILCA

The ILCA Board of Directors created the “Fellow” of the International Lactation Consultant Association (FILCA) designation to primarily recognize significant voluntary commitment to ILCA and also the professional excellence and achievements of the leaders and mentors in the field of lactation consultancy.

Application Process

This self-nominated, self-funded designation for ILCA members as a “Fellow” of ILCA (FILCA) recognizes financial membership and proven commitment to ILCA. After an initial application fee and the FILCA designation is achieved, membership as a Fellow is maintained by paying a small annual fee along with one’s ILCA membership fee.

All eligible ILCA members, who meet the criteria oulined below, are encouraged to submit their FILCA application to permit their recognition as a Fellow of ILCA (FILCA).

Applications must be submitted to the ILCA Office no later than 31 December 2014.  Applications may be submitted via email or mail.

Click here for the FILCA Application

Criteria for Eligibility

A candidate for Fellow of the International Lactation Consultant Association must meet the following requirements:

  1. Ten years financial membership with ILCA
  2. Mandatory, multiple volunteer commitments to ILCA or an ILCA affiliate/chapter or global-affiliate to show support for these organizations
  3. Recertification as IBCLC® by IBLCE® examination at ten or more years
  4. Professional and personal development of self and others
  5. Significant contribution to the field of lactation consultancy

Past Fellows of ILCA Recipients