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Kathryn Downey

Kathryn presently works as Public Health Nurse Lactation Consultant (PHN LC) in Dublin South East with special interest in management of Inflammatory conditions of the lactating breast.  She has been invested in developing policies and guidelines to ensure safe delivery of therapeutic treatments for inflammation at community level.  

 

She joined the PHN arena in 2006 having worked in NICU/SCBU as a midwife, where she fostered a passion for promoting, protecting and supporting breastfeeding. 

 

She is mother to two beautiful girls, both breastfed, and continuing to inspire Kathryn’s desire to help parents navigate the wonders of raising children!

 

Kathryn has been a general Council member since March 2020.

Further Reading

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Aug

Poster Call for ALCI’s National Conference 2022

28
Jul

Preparing future parents for breastfeeding by Denise McGuinness

08
Jul

ALCI donate’s to Irish Red Cross for Ukraine