About Us

aboutLactSpeak is a forum for professional lactation speakers to list their services, enabling conference and event planners to find professional lactation speakers for their venues.

All speakers listed on this site represent that they have professional presentation experience and are respected for their clinical and/or academic expertise.

This site is not an agent for the speakers, and does not provide a warranty of the quality of their services. Conference and event planners may contact listed speakers directly to negotiate services.

Why Should You Invest in a Professional Speaker?

aboutA professional speaker will draw larger attendance, increasing profits. She will also give more informative and entertaining sessions, which will increase audience satisfaction, as well as future attendance. Conference planners almost always find that their conferences are dramatically improved with the investment of a professional speaker!

Welcome to LactSpeak

welcome to lactspeak This is your one-stop destination when you need a professional speaker for your lactation conference. Our site hosts an impressive cadre of talented speakers in the field of lactation, including many top-notch clinicians, authors, and researchers. These are the speakers your audience wants to hear. Feel free to browse our site to meet our excellent speakers and discover the tools that will help make your next conference a tremendous success.

Speaker Focus

Virginia Thorley

Virginia Thorley is one of the pioneers of the breastfeeding movement in Australia. Her interest began when, living in a remote area, she sought personal breastfeeding help from La Leche League by letter. She has subsequently filled a number of roles for the Australian Breastfeeding Association. Dr Thorley has published widely in refereed journals, as well as books and book chapters. She was in the first cohort to certify IBCLC in 1985, and is a Medical Historian with two research higher degrees. In 2008 she was inducted as a Fellow of International Lactation Consultant Association (FILCA).