Conferences Highlights

2020 ABC Conference – MOVED to 2021

2019 ABC Conference

A sincere Thank you to our 4 expert speakers, for sharing your passions, knowledge and time with us.
Nadia Houle, Christine Kennedy, Katharina Cardinal, and Laureen McPeak

Katharina Cardinal speaking on
Trauma, Resiliency, and Epigenetics in Breastfeeding: A Personal Journey


Alberta Breastfeeding Committee Display on the International Marketing of Breastmilk substitutes. The WHO Code.


Conference attendees who won the ABC poster give-a-way.

Book winners
Thank you La Leche League for supporting our conference with your book donations for draw prizes. Congratulations to all the winners!
2019 Conference









2018 Conference

“Supplementation to Protect Breastfeeding – Next Steps”





2017 Conference

“Supplementation to Protect Breastfeeding”

Keynote Speaker: Kathy O’Grady Venter, RN IBCLC BFHI/BFI Lead Assessor







2017 Conference

“Baby-Friendly Initiative (BFI) National



2016 Conference

“Second Night – Not Rest Night”

Keynote Speaker: Louise Dumas, RN, MSN, PhD




2012 Conference

“Breastfeeding and the Brain: Place Based Brain Building”

Speakers: Dr. Jean Clinton & Dr. Robbin Gibb




2011 Conference

“Infant Feeding: Best Practice Steps for Primary Preventative Care”

Speakers: Marianne Brophy & Dr. Louise Dumas




2009 Conference

“Alberta Breastfeeding Committee Time Together”

A Neurobehavioural Approach To Newborn Care

Presented by Dr. Nils Bergman