Lactation Innovation Research Updates 2013:

The latest research from renowned international experts


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Program Details




8:15 AM - 4:45 PM


Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego
West Auditorium
4077 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103

Parking Info

$5.00 Notes:

Parking: Parking garage next to the hospital

Driving Directions
From Interstate 5:
Take I-5 to Washington Street exit. Take Washington Street East. Turn Left on Fourth Ave and right on Lewis Street.
From Interstate 8: Take I-8 to route 163 south. Take the Washington Street West exit. Merge onto Washintion Street. Turn right onto Fourth Aveue.


Contact Info

Donna Gibsion
(815) 353-1714

Map & Directions


Donna Gibson (815) 353-1714

Scripps Mercy Hospital: 
Debbie Hamilton (760) 633-7850

Course Information


8:00 am 
Registration (Continental breakfast provided)

8:30 am 
Welcome & Introductions

8:35 am 
Development of Evidence Based Clinical Practice Guidelines for Human Lactation
Peter Hartmann, PhD

9:35 am 
All Tied Up: The Effects of Ankyloglossia on Breastfeeding
Dr. Donna Geddes

10:35 am 

10:50 am 
Breastmilk Stem Cells: Latest Advances and Future Prospects
Dr. Foteini Hassiotou

11:50 am 
Speaker Panel Discussion:  Questions and Answers
Dr. Hartmann,  Dr. Donna Geddes, Dr. Foteini Hassiotou

12:20 pm 
Lunch (Included) 

1:15 pm 
Oligosaccharides in Human Milk
Dr. Lars Bode

2:15 pm 

2:30 pm 
Infant Gastric Physiology
Dr. Donna Geddes

3:30 pm 
Speaker Panel Discussion:  Questions and Answers
Dr. Lars Bode,  Dr. Donna Geddes

4:00 pm 
Program Concludes



$75.00 per person
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Registration Deadline


Early Bird Deadline


Early Bird Price

$50.00 per person

Cancellation Information

  • Canceling on or before April 12, 2013, 100% refunded.
  • Canceling on or before April 19, 2013, 50% refunded.
  • Canceling on or before April 26, 2013, 0% refunded.
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