Announcement of 2nd Annual Lawrence Award | February 23, 2018

The International Conference of Human Milk Science and Innovation (ICHMSI) is currently accepting applications for the Ruth A. Lawrence Investigator Award for Research in Human Milk Science. The award was created to encourage trainees and early career researchers to pursue original research in the area of human milk science and breastfeeding medicine, and to support to the advancement of emerging researchers in this vital area of science.

The annual award was established by the ICHMSI in 2016 in honor of Ruth A. Lawrence, MD, a piojneer in the field of human lactation and breast milk. Dr. Lawrence is among the first to champion the benefits of human milk and breastfeeding as optimal for infant health and wellbeing. The award winner will receive $10,000 plus travel expenses, and an invitation to present his or her research at the 6th Annual ICHMSI on September 5-7, 2018.

Please review the guidelines for eligibility at deadline for receipt of nomination is June 15, 2018 .










ISRHML partners with Global Management Partners | November 17, 2017

Dear ISRHML members, After three decades of countless volunteer hours, ISRHML has reached an important milestone and entered a partnership with Global Management Partners, LLC (GMP), a full-service association management company that will bring over 50 years of combined experience to ISRHML, providing a strong infrastructure, proven processes and systems and shared resources – particularly […]


Statement from the ISRHML Executive Committee | 

November 10, 2017 Statement from the ISRHML Executive Committee In light of a recent controversy surrounding the participation of some of our members in a conference organized by an educational institute linked to a large food company that manufactures infant formula, the Executive Committee of the International Society for Research in Human Milk and Lactation […]


Next Application Deadline : 1 December for TTF applications | 

DEADLINES Trainee Bridge Fund (TBF) application deadline:  30 June Trainee Travel Fund (TTF) application deadline:  1 December (of prior year) and 30 June Selection decisions by the Revision Board:  1 March (TTF only) and 1 September TTF and TBF Earliest start date of the funded activity:  1 April (TTF only) and 1 October TTF and […]