NZLCA Conference 2019

Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd February, Holiday Inn, Auckland

Speakers will help navigate today’s difficult
breastfeeding & lactation challenges

Marijuana • Methamphetamine • Medications • Marketing of Substitutes • Zika, Lyme & CMV • Maternal Mental Health & NICU • Suck/Swallow Disorders • Epigenetics • and more

Keynote Speakers


Dr Tom Hale (USA)

International author of Medications and Mothers Milk 

Dr Tom Hale is Professor of Paediatrics and Associate Dean of Research at Texas Tech University and School of Medicine; He lectures in Pharmacology and is the author of five books including Medications and Mothers’ Milk.


Laurel Wilson (USA)

Educator, author and international presenter on lactation hot topics

Laurel Wilson is an IBCLC, educator and author. She owns MotherJourney which focuses on training perinatal professionals on integrative and holistic information regarding pregnancy, childbirth, and breastfeeding - including the latest evidence-based information and hot topics in lactation.


Dr Nina Berry (Sydney)

Advertising and infant feeding; guilt, risk and communication 

Dr Nina Berry is an interdisciplinary child health social scientist, focused on prevention of infectious disease and malnutrition. She has provided technical advice to WHO and IBLCE. She worked as an Infant and Young Child Feeding Consultant to Save the Children in Myanmar.

Conference Details



Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd February 2019


Holiday Inn, Auckland Airport
2 Ascot Rd, Mangere,  Auckland 2022
Phone: 09 275 1059
If staying at the venue a group link has been created for the 20th - 23rd February 2019. 
Room only rates are NZD$215.00. Special breakfast price is NZD$25.00 per person (NZD$240 BB1). 
Rooms rates are subject to hotel availability on a first come first serve basis.
Book your room by contacting the hotel directly or clicking here:
NZ Lactation Consultants Association 2019

Registration Fees

Register before 31 December 2018 to receive earlybird booking discount.

Fees are in NZ dollars and include GST.


Both days – 22 & 23 FEB 2019
Full Fee  $550.00

One day only
Full Fee  $300.00



Both days – 22 & 23 FEB 2019
Full Fee  $625.00

One day only
Earlybird  $300.00


IBLCE Approved CERPS Allocated

Day 1  – 3.75 L & 2.75 R Total 6.5 CERPS
Day 2 – 5.75 L & 1 E Total 6.75 CERPS

This event has been approved by the NZ Midwifery Council

Day 1 – 6.5 Education Hours
Day 2  – 6.75 Education Hours