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ALCI Scholarship & Poster Competitions

Congratulations to the winners of the ALCI Scholarships this year.

Veronica Quadu, Breda Lambe and Anna O’Donoghue.


Congratulations to the winners of the ALCI Poster Competition.

Research Category

Author(s) Name(s):     Denise McGuinness1 and Lorraine O’ Hagan2

Credentials:     RGN RM MSc IBCLC RNT 1 RNP2

Organisation:  University College Dublin1 / National Maternity Hospital1 2

Title of Poster Presentation:” Latch On” : A protocol for a multi-centre, randomised controlled trial of perinatal support to improve breastfeeding outcomes in women with overweight and obesity


Non Research Category

Author(s) Name(s):      Eimear Ryan and Regina Keogh

Credentials:     Paediatric Dietitian and IBCLC. RN and IBCLC

Organisation: CHI at Crumlin

Title: Impact of a QIP on staff knowledge and expertise on breastmilk feeding in a paediatric hospital setting: sustained improvements three years later.




Further Reading


Presenting at the ILCA 2023 In-person Conference in Las Vegas:  A Personal Account


ILCA 2023 Conference Presentation: Building Policy Coalitions


WHO/Unicef Congress