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Faculty of Paediatrics

We are the national professional and training body for paediatrics in Ireland, working to ensure the highest standards in child health.


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Our Dean

Dr Judith Meehan is Dean of the Faculty of Paediatrics. ...

Dr Louise Kyne, Dean of the Faculty of Paediatrics

Our Board

We are governed by the Board of the Faculty of Paediatrics. The Board is our ultimate decision-making body and is responsible for ensuring that the aim and functions of the Faculty are fulfilled on behalf of its members.

Board Member: Role:
Dr Judith Meehan  Faculty Dean
Dr Louise Kyne  Immediate Past Dean 
Dr Sinéad Murphy  Honorary Secretary
Dr Ethel Ryan  Honorary Treasurer
Dr Juliette Lucey  Convenor of Meetings
Dr Muhammad Azam  Elected Fellow
Dr Michael Boyle  Chair of STC
Dr Ruth Carey  Trainee Representative
Prof Ellen Crushell  Clinical Programme Lead
Mr James Doorley  Lay Person
Prof Basil Elnazir  Elected Fellow
Dr John Fitzsimons  NSD (CPSP)
Dr Montasser Gadelsayed Elected Fellow
Dr Conor Hensey  NSD (BST)
Prof Hilary Hoey RCPI Director of Professional Competence
Dr Ahmed KHAN  Elected Fellow
Dr Íde Nic Dhonncha  Board Member
Dr Eoin Ó Curraín  Associate Dean of Examinations
Dr Michael O'Neill Director of Training & Education
Dr Ikechukwu Okafor   Elected Fellow
Dr Emily Farnan   Trainee Representative
Prof Clodagh O’Gorman  Elected Fellow

Contact Us

Contact the faculty of Paediatrics through the RCPI Helpdesk, which is open Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm.

Tel: +353 1 8639721