18th Annual International Symposium on Milk Science and Health


IMGC VIRTUAL Symposium 2021

Recorded Sessions

Wageningen University & Research (WUR)

Wageningen, The Netherlands

June 15-16, 2021

For Registration and Details about the Recorded Sessions Visit the Symposium Website Here!

Our flagship conference brings together international experts in lactation, milk science, chemistry, microbiology, immunology, nutrition, genomics, anthropology and bioinformatics to discuss and share the outcomes and implications of the latest discoveries in scientific research on lactation and milk.  

Key Dates:

Access to the recorded sessions ends: March 1, 2022

Symposium Theme: 

Future Perspectives on Milk Bioactives and Proteins

Session Topics:

  • Bioavailability and Targets of Milk Bioactive Peptides and Proteins

  • Emergent Immunological Properties of Milk

  • Novel Functions of Milk Bioactives

  • Roles of Milk Proteins for the Future of Nutrition, Health and a Sustainable Agriculture

Meet the world-renowned keynote and invited speakers who presented at the 2021 virtual symposium!

Dr. David Dallas, Oregon State University, USA
Dr. Sharon Donovan, University of Illinois, USA
Dr. Adam Drewnowski, University of Washington, USA
Dr. Kasper Hettinga, Wageningen University & Research, The Netherlands
Dr. Katie Hinde, Arizona State University, USA
Dr. Joost van Neerven, Wageningen University & Research, The Netherlands
Dr. Stephan Peters, Dutch Dairy Association, The Netherlands
Dr. Bernd Stahl, Danone Nutricia Research, The Netherlands
Dr. Valerie Verhasselt, University of Western Australia, Australia

Click here to access the symposium program and abstracts

Details about the Virtual Format:

Oral presentations were live during the symposium and now available as recordings until March 1, 2022.

Educational Credits:

Attendees who participate in any oral presentations that specifically address human milk and lactation may earn up to 5.75 Lactation-Continuing Education Recognition Points (L-CERPs).

Cost for Attendance:

Recordings ONLY, $100

Interested in partnering with the IMGC and sponsoring or donating to the symposium?

For information contact Dr. Jennifer Smilowitz: jsmilowitz@milkgenomics.org

Learn more about the IMGC here!

Enjoy this exciting conference co-hosted virtually from Wageningen University and Research and meet and hear from world-experts in the field!

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