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Alcohol & Pregnancy: Key Issues Before, During and After Pregnancy

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The Connacht Hotel

Old Dublin Road

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According to recent research, Ireland has the world's highest rate of alcohol consumption during pregnancy. The aim of this seminar is to highlight and address both the risks and harms arising from alcohol consumption during pregancy as well as alcohol-related issues pre and post pregnancy.

A panel of international, national and local speakers will address topics including; Irish Culture, Women and Alcohol, Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, Infant Mental Health and Practice Issues.

SPEAKERS INCLUDE:

Dr Moira Plant, Emerita Professor of Alcohol Studies, University of the West of England & Adjunct Professor Curtain University, Perth, Australia

Dr Catherine Anne Field, Lecturer, Discipline of Health Promotion, School of Health Sciences, National University of Ireland Galway

Mr Justin Gleeson, Drug Liaison Midwife, HSE Addiction Service, Dublin

Dr Malie Coyne; HSE Clinical Psychologist and part-time lecturer in Clinical Psychology, National University of Ireland Galway

Dr Mary O’Mahony; Specialist in Public Helath Medicine, Department of Public Health, HSE South

A panel discusion will take place following the presentations.

Followed by a light lunch

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