Dr. Elena Shea

Specialty: Pediatrics

Dr. Elena Shea was a physician at the Health Unit of the US Embassy in Rome, where she developed an interest in child health. She is now a breastfeeding medicine provider and literacy advocate for early childhood. She is from Florida but lives with her family in Washington D.C. Her favorite pastimes are reading novels, running, sending time outside, and working on various advocacy projects. 

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