Martie Clayton is a qualified Registered Nurse and Midwife for the last 28 years, South African trained.
In 2006 she completed a honors degree in Nursing Education and Administration.
After relocation to Dubai in 2008 and observing the need for breastfeeding assistance to the community, in 2011
Martie completed International Breastfeeding Lactation Consultancy Course (IBCLC) to enhance her personal
growth and remain up to date with best practices to care for mothers and newborn babies.
Martie is a qualified and certified ALSO/NRP/BLS instructor. She participates actively in the UAE giving lectures on
breastfeeding, Obstetric Emergencies, Neonatal Resuscitation and Basic life Support. This keep her updated on
International best practices in Obstetric.
She was also part of the Mediclinic Middle East commissioning team for the Mediclinic City Hospital in Dubai and
worked as the Nurse Manager Maternity for 9 years. During this period their team received numerous accolades
and recommendations including passing the JCIA accreditation with excellent comments for the care given to
parents and newborn babies.