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May 3-5 2013
Gateway to Excellence

Conference Location

St. Louis Union Station Hotel – A DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
1820 Market Street
St. Louis, Missouri 63103 USA
Phone reservations: 855.271.3620
Direct hotel number: 314-621-5262

Discover the elegant St. Louis Union Station Hotel—A DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, a national historic landmark property.  Marvel at the opulent Grand Hall lobby area, featuring the impressive “Allegorical Window”, a handmade stained glass window with hand-cut Tiffany glass. Every elegant guest room features luxurious décor and modern amenities.   

The special USLCA Conference rate is $139 single/double and is available for room stays between May 1 and May 9. The special room rate will be available until April 11th or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

Hotel reservations may be made by phone (be sure to tell them you are attending the USLCA conference) or via the hotel’s secure website: (copy and paste link in web browser)

The group room rate includes discounted valet parking at $10.00 and complimentary guest room internet.


Conference Schedule Overview:

Registration Brochure

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Friday, May 3
Education Sessions 8 am to 5 pm
Plenary Sessions with Marsha Walker, Cathy Watson Genna and Tom Hale
3 hour workshops

Saturday, May 4
Education Sessions 8 am to 5:30 p.m.
Plenary Session with Lynn Wolf and Robin Glass
Concurrent Sessions
6.0  CERPS

Sunday, May 5
Education Sessions 8 am to 3:30 p.m.
Plenary Sessions with The Joint Commission
2 hour workshops

Conference Rates

Conference Registration Fees

Early Bird
By March 1

By April 20

USLCA Member






Daily rates will be available.



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Exhibitor and Sponsorship Information 

Reach Hundreds of Lactation Professionals at the 2013 USLCA Conference.  Varied Sponsorship Opportunities and Advertising Packages will provide your company with maximum exposure.
Exhibitor Prospectus (containing Sponsor and Advertising Packages) now available for download. (copy and paste link in web browser)

Preliminary Exhibit Hall Hours  (hours subject to change)
Thursday, May 2
9 am - 3 pm Move-In
3 pm Mandatory compliance walk-through begins
6 pm - 8 pm Exhibit Opens
Friday, May 3
9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Lunch served in Exhibit Hall
5 pm - 8 pm USLCA Reception in Exhibit Hall
Saturday May 4
9:30 am - 1 pm
Lunch served in Exhibit Hall
5 pm - 7 pm Exhibit Open
Sunday, May 5
9 am - 2 pm
Lunch in Exhibit Hall


Wanted:  You!
Are you interested in helping at the 2013 USLCA conference?  We need your help!
USLCA needs many volunteers to help with our upcoming 2013 conference in St. Louis.
Specifically we need:
Volunteers to coordinate hospitality- Does not need to be one person doing all of these things!
            Duties:  Organize dinner groups
            Have lists of restaurants and attractions in the area for attendees
            Help organize a silent auction
            Help organize a scavenger hunt
A volunteer to organize our volunteers:
            Duties:  Collect names and emails of volunteers
            Organize bag stuffing at conference
            Organize greeters for the conference
            Organize introductions of presenters
We also need many, many people to be a volunteer at the conference. 
Please email Annette Leary at to sign up!

Thank you!  With all of you helping we will have a wonderful conference!