Earth / Air / Water Kieran O’Malley ( pamphlets)
Kieran Darragh O'Malley was born in Belfast in 1948, and attended Clongowes Wood College and later qualified in medicine at University College Dublin.. Spent 9 yrs at Univ. of Washington with Prof. Ann Streissguth in Fetal Alcohol and Drug Unit (1997-2006). Returned to Ireland in 2006, and now works as psychiatric consultant at Slievemore Clinic Dublin for pts. with developmental psychiatric disorders especially FASDS or NDPAE. Has been involved in clinical research on FASDS/NDPAE, lectured internationally, published 60/70 papers, 12 book chapters,4 books
He has had a parallel life,attending Drama School at 8yrs old in Lyric Players Theatre Belfast , founded by his parents Mary and Pearse O'Malley in 1951. He has directed 50 to 60 productions, been Artistic Director of 5 theatre companies, and more recently has published several poetry books.
He is married to artist Siobhan and between them they have 7 adult/ children living across the world.