Programme

Friday, 7 April 2017

12.30  Registration and coffee

13.30  Welcome

The unique components of human milk

13.45  Bioactive milk proteins and their impact on infant health and development - Bo Lönnerdal (USA)

14.30  HAMLET - from serendipity to the clinic - Catharina Svanborg (SWE)

15.15  Break

15.45  Species-specific features of primate milk - Katie Hinde (USA)

16.30  Share point and question time with the lactation experts

17.00  Wrap-up and agenda for next day

Saturday, 8 April 2017

08.00  Registration and coffee  

08.30  Welcome  

Latest recommendations for research-based practice

08.40  Making the first hours of life safer, while promoting breastfeeding -  Riccardo Davanzo (ITA)

09.25  Processing of donor human miIk: is there something better than Holder pasteurisation? - Guido Moro (ITA)

10.10  Break

10.40   Increasing capacity for the provision of evidence-based human milk and breastfeeding support - Diane Spatz (USA)

11.25  Share point and question time with the lactation experts

12.00  Lunch

13.15  Close of poster presentations

Value of human milk in the NICU

13.30  Sucking dynamics of preterm infants in the NICU - Donna Geddes (AUS)

14.15  Human milk benefits for preterm infants in the NICU - Luigi Corvaglia (ITA)

15.00  Break

15.30  Poster award

15.35  Family integrated care improves infant outcomes and increases breastfeeding rates - Shoo Lee (CAN)

16.20  Share point and question time with the NICU specialists

16.50  Wrap-up and close

17.00  End

Programme may be subject to change