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Mairead O’Sullivan

Mairead a mum of 4 who’s passion for breastfeeding support stems from year’s  working a Nurse in Neonatal ICU  & SCBU.


Has working in PP as a Lactation Consultant  and now works as Infant Feeding Coordinator in University Hospital Kerry Maternity Services  where she has been leading on implementation of many breastfeeding standards the implementation of a colostrum harvesting policy has been proven to increase exclusive Breastfeeding on Discharge.


Mairead provided staff education to Nursing Midwifery & Obstretic & Paediatric Colleagues regularly and has recently started providing BF education to the Kerry GP Training Scheme. Since March 2021 Mairead has been a general member of ALCI Council.

Further Reading


LCGB Conference April 2023: ‘Unravelling the Mysterious Milk Ejection Reflex’


ALCI’s News – Members SSD’ 23


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