Dr Khashan and Dr Woodworth visit Tanzania as part of the Kilimanjaro Ultra 2020 project

By |2022-06-03T14:26:04+01:00June 3rd, 2022|

Last month Dr Ali Khashan and Dr Simon Woodworth travelled to the Kilimanjaro Region of Northern Tanzania as part of the Kilimanjaro ULTRA 2020 project funded by COALESCE. The ULTRA app is currently being trialed across Kilimanjaro and was designed to improve health outcomes of mothers and babies by enabling health officials to accurately record [...]

Admission of Professor Geraldine Boylan and Professor Mairead Kiely to the Royal Irish Academy

By |2022-06-02T16:31:57+01:00June 2nd, 2022|

The INFANT Research Centre is tremendously proud to announce the admission of Professor and Director of INFANT  Geraldine Boylan to The Royal Irish Academy alongside other new members, including INFANT Principal Investigator Professor Mairead Kiely. The Royal Irish Academy is Ireland’s leading body of experts in sciences & humanities, which provides expert advice; manages research projects; publishes books & journals; sustains [...]

PhD Profile: Caroline O’Connor

By |2022-05-24T11:54:35+01:00May 24th, 2022|

Caroline is a PhD student at the INFANT Centre. Caroline completed her BSc Midwifery in the UCC in 2010. After graduating she travelled to Essex in the UK where she worked as a Band 6 Midwife in one of the largest and busiest maternity units in the country. She returned home at the end [...]

HSE National Standards for Bereavement Care – Report

By |2021-08-18T09:14:25+01:00August 18th, 2021|

The Implementation of the National Standards for Bereavement Care Following Pregnancy Loss and Perinatal Death VIEW or DOWNLOAD the Report (PDF) here: HSE National Standards for Bereavement Care Between 2017 and 2021, experts in perinatal bereavement care, bereaved parents and members of support organisations and voluntary groups came together to develop and improve perinatal bereavement [...]

Stryker raise funds for INFANT

By |2020-11-22T12:38:42+00:00September 16th, 2019|

Monday 16 September 2019 A special thank-you to Marcus, Steven and all the team at Stryker who kindly donated €1, 231 from a recent fundraising event. The event in question was a penalty shoot-out, and by all accounts, was highly competitive! When asked why the team chose INFANT as the lucky recipient of the funds, Steven [...]