Upcoming Events

The Amy Avelar Careers in Lactation Speakers Series

Date: February 13, 2024
Time: 4:00pm-5:15pm
Location: Zoom
Registration: https://lactationcareers.eventbrite.com

The goal of this event is to provide current and prospective lactation students with a better understanding of what it is like to work as a lactation professional in a particular setting and will include time for questions and answers.

Each semester, we will have a Lactation Professional from a different work sector speak about their lactation career path/journey.

All events are free and virtual! Please use the registration link below to find out the date/time of our next event.

The Amy Avelar Careers in Lactation Speakers Series

Interested in learning about careers in lactation? This presentation will address common questions, including:

  • Why did you pursue a career in lactation?
  • What has your career journey been in lactation?
  • What qualifications and training did you obtain before getting hired in your current position?
  • What is a typical week like for you?
  • What do you love most about your job?
  • What is most challenging about your job?
  • What words of wisdom do you have for an aspiring lactation professional?

The Amy Avelar Careers in Lactation Speakers Series

CSUN's Minor in Human Lactation Program Information Session

Interested in Learning More about CSUN's Minor in Human Lactation Program?

Topics covered include:

  • The minor in human lactation program goals, objectives and program requirements.


Wednesday, March 6 @ 7pm via Zoom


Register by sending an email to lactation.education@csun.edu with the following subject: "I would like to attend the Info Session on 3/6."

We will send a zoom link to the email address you sign up with on the morning of the event.

if you have any specific questions about the Minor in Human Lactation Program, the lactation courses or careers in lactation, email: lactation.education@csun.edu

Transfer Workshop

Our next transfer workshop will be in April 2024 (date/time to be determined).