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Prof. Ourania Kolokotroni, MD

Dr Kolokotroni is a UK trained pediatrician and a member of the Royal College of Pediatrics and Child Health, UK. She lives and works in Cyprus. She is Assistant Professor at the school of Health Sciences at the Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus. Her research interests are in the area of early life determinants of health and specifically the role of early life exposures in the development of obesity and other chronic diseases. She is a certified lactation consultant and actively involved in breastfeeding promotion through her work as president and founding member of the Cyprus Breastfeeding Association. Over the past 3 years she has also been involved in the development of Baby Buddy Forward, an online educational platform for parents promoting a healthy start in life. She has recently completed the EMLO certificate in Lifestyle Medicine.