The Association of Lactation Consultants in Ireland (ALCI) has been in operation for 25 years. The purpose of the Association is to promote the professional development, advancement and recognition of International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC) for the benefit of breastfeeding infants and children, mothers, families and the wider community.
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07
Jun

Who’s Who In Lactation Support in Ireland

ALCI Council, with particular assistance from Immediate Past President Sue Jameson, has created a Who's Who In Lactation Supp...
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31
May

ALCI All Ireland Breastfeeding Conference 2021

The Association of Lactation Consultants of Ireland (ALCI) will be hosting its annual Conference online this year, to enable ...
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21
May

ALCI Celebrates 40 Anniversary of the Code

ALCI celebrated the 40th anniversary of the WHO Code of Marketing Of Breastmilk Substitutes this May with a free workshop for...
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27
Apr

Why Infant Reflux Matters Reviewed by Kathryn Downey PHN IBCLC

Why Infant Reflux Matters is another concise book by Pinter and Martin in the series of why it matters. This publisher has pr...
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22
Apr

Liz Greene “Breastfeeding the Late Pre-Term Infant (LPTI)” Reviewed by Jenni Ashcroft

Breastfeeding the Late Pre-Term Infant (LPTI) was a presentation at the 2021 ALCI Spring Study Day by Liz Greene RGN, RM, RN...
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08
Apr

New Guidelines for IBCLC Certifying and Recertifying from 2020 and beyond

by Lorraine O'Hagan IBCLC.   Here is a spreadsheet of the clinical practice calculator  from the IBLCE site. It is ...
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21
Mar

Successful Spring Study Day 2021

ALCI Council hosted the annual Members Only Spring Study Day in March 2021, The event took place over Zoom due to the Cov...
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02
Mar

Upcoming Lactation Education

LLL Ireland Online Conference 21, March 6th.  GOLD Lactation Online Conference 2021, March 29 - June 30, 2021 ...
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01
Feb

Meg Nagle, IBCLC “Supporting Families Through the Tongue Tie Journey” Reviewed by Tara Durkin

Breastfeeding Insight Online Conference (September 1-December 31, 2020, extended to January 31, 2021) on www.breastfeedingcon...
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ALCI will be hosting its annual Conference online this year, to enable members to update their knowledge and skills while staying apart to stay safe. The Conference will be live on Saturday 2nd October and is open to members and non members alike. There is a fantastic line up of speakers including keynotes speaker Cathy Watson Genna and Dr. Jenny Thomas.

Date:
Saturday 2nd October 2021

Venue:
Online via Zoom.

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Membership of ALCI is open to International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (Full Membership), institutions and other entities that wish to be associated with ALCI (Institutional Membership) and any others interested in the care of the breastfeeding mother and her baby (Associate Membership).

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