Fionnula is a medical doctor specialising in proactive health using the tools of Functional Medicine, Strength and Conditioning and Intravenous Nutritional Therapy. A medical graduate of Trinity College Dublin, and having secured prestigious research posts at the University of Miami and the Mayo Clinic and worked in the fields of Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Orthopedics and General Medicine, Fionnula went on to specialise in Functional Medicine. She is also a certified Sports Nutritionist with the International Society for Sports Nutrition, as well as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist. She has lectured extensively in Functional Medicine and Sports Nutrition at private colleges, universities and medical conferences in Ireland and abroad.
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