1999 Honours Degree in Medicine (2nd Class) 2002 MRCPI 2004 MRCGP 2011 MICGP
St. Vincent's University Hospital
July - December 1999: Medical internship (Rheumatology/Respiratory) January - June 2000: Surgical internship (General/Endocrine Surgery/Orthopedics) July 2000 - December 2001: Medical SHO Scheme (Haematology Gastroenterology/ Endocrinology/ Accident & Emergency Respiratory Medicine)
Temple Street Children's Hospital
January - June 2002: - SHO Paediatric Accident & Emergency
July - December 2002: Psychiatry Registrar. Hospital and community based rotations, I won the Eli Lilly bursary for case presentation during this rotation.
Mersey deanery GP Training Scheme
February 2003 - January 2004: GP Registrar in a 4 partner practice with full multi disciplinary team in Malpas, Cheshire, UK.
Lakelands Medical Practice, Naas
January 2004-December 2008:, full time GP until 2007 then worked as part time GP in a busy private medical practice with a special interest in women's and children's health and also general health and health promotion.
Ballycane Surgery, Naas
September-December 2009: Locum GP covering Maternity Leave for one of the partners in the practice.
2011-2013: Part time Hours doing travel clinics (franchise of TMB)
Phoenix Medical Clinic, Naas
January 2010- November 2019: I worked part time as GP in a three doctor, one nurse practice. This was a busy private and GMS clinic with a diffuse range of medical issues from paediatrics to chronic disease management and heath promotion .My own special interests were paediatrics, mental health, migraine and women's health.
November 2019: I am currently working as an occupational health physician and also studying for my Licentiate in Occupational Medicine (year 1 of 2).
Throughout these years I have also been engaged in continuous professional development attending local ICGP, CME meetings as well as Kildare Clinical Society meetings and various women's health, migraine and other general medical education conferences. I have always performed the annual audit of specific areas of clinical practice as part of my CPD requirements. I have given travel and also women's health presentations to local school and women's groups respectively including speaking at the National Ploughing Championships on women's health.