Education & Experience
Member of National & International Respiratory Societies
Fellow American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP) 2007
Fellow Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (FRCPI) 2006
European Respiratory Fellow, National Heart & Lung Institute, Royal Brompton Hospital, London 2003
European Diploma in Intensive Care Medicine (EDICM) 2003
Doctorate of Medicine (MD) NUI Galway 2002
Thesis: “Bronchial Asthma: The relationship between airway dehydration and bronchoconstriction”
Diploma in Medical Management for Doctors (DMMD), Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland (RCSI) & the Institute of Public Administration (IPA) 1999
Medical Graduate of NUI Galway 1993
2007 – Now: Consultant Respiratory Physician practising in Ireland.
2004 – 2007: Consultant Respiratory Physician & Royal College of Physicians Tutor, Sheffield University Teaching Hospitals (Academic Directorate of Respiratory Medicine) where I was Clinical Lead for respiratory sleep disorders, and acute & domiciliary non-invasive ventilation. and was awarded level 2, Clinical Excellence Awards in 2007.