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Expert advisory group on early years strategy

The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Frances Fitzgerald, announced that she had appointed Dr Eilis Hennessy of UCD to head an expert advisory group to develop the new early years strategy, which will cover such issues as health, family support, learning and development, care and education.  The group comprised experts in pediatrics, early childhood care and education, child protection and public health nursing (Dail Eireann, Debates, 2nd October 2012, w/a 260-1).