SCHEDULE

ANNUAL CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

(All activities take place at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis unless otherwise noted; times are tentative and subject to change)

Wednesday, 24 July (4 CEUs)

9:00AM - 10:00AM

Committee Meetings

10:30AM - 11:30AM

Committee Meetings

10:30AM - 6:30PM

Registration Open

12:30PM - 2:30PM

Clinical Skills Rotation #1 (ticket required)

3:00PM - 5:00PM

Clinical Skills Rotation #2 (ticket required)

3:30PM - 4:30PM

First-time Attendee Orientation

5:00PM - 6:00PM

Opening Ceremony and President’s Welcome

6:00PM - 8:30PM

Exhibit Hall Grand Opening and Reception

Thursday, 25 July (6.5 CEUs)

7:15AM - 4:30PM

Registration Open

7:15AM - 8:00AM

Continental Breakfast

8:00AM - 9:30AM

Plenary Session: Achieving Health Equity in Breastfeeding: Naming and Addressing Racism and Other Systems of Structured Inequity (Camara Jones)

9:30AM - 3:15PM

Exhibit Hall Open

9:30AM - 10:15AM

Break in Exhibit Hall

10:15AM - 11:15AM

Concurrent Sessions

11:15AM - 11:30AM

Transition to Next Session

11:30AM - 12:30PM

Concurrent Sessions

12:30PM - 1:45PM

Lunch in Exhibit Hall

1:45PM - 2:45PM

Concurrent Sessions

2:45PM - 3:15PM

Break in Exhibit Hall

3:15PM - 4:15PM

Concurrent Sessions

4:30PM - 5:30PM

Plenary Session - Motivations for Entering the Lactation Profession: Perspectives from People of Color (Ifeyinwa Asiodu)

5:30PM - 6:30PM

Annual General Meeting

Friday, 26 July (7 CEUs including Poster Q&A)

7:45AM - 4:30PM

Registration Open

7:45AM - 8:30AM

Continental Breakfast

8:30AM - 9:30AM

Plenary Session - What is the Role for IBCLCs in Emergencies? (Aunchalee Palmquist, Lourdes Santaballa)

9:30AM - 10:15AM

Break in Exhibit Hall

9:30AM - 3:15PM

Exhibit Hall Open

10:15AM - 11:15AM

Concurrent Sessions

11:15AM - 11:30AM

Transition to Next Session

11:30AM - 12:30PM

Concurrent Sessions

12:30PM - 1:45PM

Lunch in Exhibit Hall

1:45PM - 2:45PM

Concurrent Sessions

2:45PM - 3:15PM

Break in Exhibit Hall

3:15PM - 4:15PM

Concurrent Sessions

4:15PM - 4:30PM

Transition to Next Session

4:30PM - 5:30PM

Concurrent Sessions

5:30PM - 6:30PM

Poster Question and Answer Session

5:30PM - 6:30PM

LEAARC Education Meeting

Saturday, 27 July (5 CEUs)

7:45AM - 8:30AM

Continental Breakfast

8:00AM - 1:30PM

Registration Open

8:30AM - 9:30AM

Plenary Session - Getting Breastfeeding Right from the Start: Enhancing Maternal and Newborn Competence (Catherine Watson Genna)

9:30AM - 10:00AM

Coffee Break in Foyer

10:00AM - 11:00AM

Plenary Session - Warm Chain of Support for Breastfeeding (Amal Omer-Salim)

11:00AM - 12:00PM

Plenary Session - A Case for Normalizing First-Hour Hand Expression for All Mothers: Selective Studies Supportive of a Mother-Centric, Volume-Centric Approach to Improving Breastfeeding Outcomes (Jane Morton)

12:00PM - 1:00PM

Lunch

1:00PM - 2:00PM

Plenary Session - Breastfeeding Policy and Advocacy (Laurence M. Grummer-Strawn)

2:00PM - 3:00PM

Plenary Session - Litigation and Lactation: Protecting Breastfeeding in Legal Proceedings (Divorce, Immigration, Custody) (Elizabeth Brooks)

3:00PM - 3:15PM

Conference Closing

3:15PM - 4:00PM

See You in Houston Reception