EMBA announces first international donor human milk research congress in Milan, Italy
Date of Event: 06/11/2018 | -
Tuesday 6th November 2018
The venue will be the headquarters of Biomedia in Milan.
Via Libero Temolo 4 | 20126 Milano
EMBA is delighted to announce its first “Research Congress on Donor Human Milk”. The main aim of this 1-day event is to provide a new opportunity to present relevant research however it will also enable delegates to network and potentially form collaborations for future projects. To enable maximum opportunities to share their work, there will be two invited speakers with the rest of the day available for both oral and poster presentations from those whose abstracts are accepted. There will be a small registration fee and information about the venue and accommodation will follow soon
This is a call for all human milk researchers: submit a short abstract (maximum 200 words) describing your research by contacting Biomedia, – see details below. The abstract should include the title of the work, the names of the researchers and a summary of the work to be presented together with an indication of whether it is for a poster or oral presentation. The main research topics are listed below.
The deadline for submitting abstacts is Friday 31.08.18. Successful presenters will be informed by Monday 17.09.18.
Main Research Topics
- Impact of donor milk use on clinical outcomes
- Human milk composition
- Optimization of donor human milk for feeding preterm infants in NICU
- Human milk banking procedures
- Safety and quality assurance of donor human milk