Our Chair and Executive Council

Paediatrics at RCPI

Dr Peter Boylan is Chair of the Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

As Chair, Dr Peter Boylan is responsible for overseeing all matters of the Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists with the support of our Executive Council and Committees.

He represents the Institute on the RCPI Council and on other national and international bodies.

Dr Peter Boylan

Chair of the Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

Tel: +353 1 863 9728

Dr Peter Boylan sits on Council as Chair of the Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. Dr Boylan began his medical career in University College Dublin, from which he graduated in 1974. Following this he completed his training at the National Maternity Hospital Dublin, Queen Charlotte's Hospital London, and Chelsea Hospital for Women London. Dr Boylan also spent some time in the University of Texas, Houston where he held an academic position. On his return to Ireland, Dr Boylan was appointed Consultant Obstetrician/Gynaecologist at the National Maternity Hospital, a role he held until his retirement at the end of last year. During his time at the National Maternity Hospital, Dr Boylan was appointed Master for seven years, from 1991-1997. One of his major achievements as Master includes the development of foetal medicine as a stand-alone specialty. As Chair of the Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Dr Boylan is responsible for overseeing all matters of the Institute with the support of the Executive Council and the Institute Committees. He represents the Institute on a number of national and international bodies relating to the specialty.

Our Executive Council

We are governed by an Executive Council.

The Executive Council is our ultimate decision-making body and is responsible for ensuring that the aim and functions of the Institute are fulfilled on behalf of its members.

eXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMBER TITLE
Dr Peter Boylan Chair
Dr Karen Flood Honorary Secretary & Forum Representative
Dr Carole Barry-Kinsella Honorary Treasurer
Dr Suzanne O'Sullivan Co-Chair of the Specialty Training Committee and Advisory Committee representative
Dr Meabh Ni Bhuinneain National Specialty Director, Basic Specialist Training
Prof Colm O’Herlihy Chair of the Examinations Committee
Dr Seosamh O Coigligh Chair of Hospital Inspections
Dr Sharon Cooley Chair of the Communications and Public Relations Committee
Dr Sam Thomas Institute Representative on RCPI Education and Professional Development Committee
Dr Sharon Sheehan Member
Dr Michael Gannon Member
Dr Rhona Mahony Member
Prof Michael O’Hare Member
Prof Harith Lamki Member
Dr Mona Joyce Member
Dr Vimla Sharma Member
Dr John Stratton Member
Dr Naveed Khawaja Member
Dr Fergal Malone Member
Dr Rosemary Harkin Member
Dr Paul Hughes Member
Dr Peter McKenna Member
Dr John Morrison Member
Dr Nadine Farah Member
Dr Gerry Burke Member
Prof Michael Turner Member
Dr Shane Higgins Member
Dr Richard De Courcey Wheeler Member
Dr Cliona Murphy Associate Members representative
Dr Vicky O’Dwyer Junior Obstetrics and Gynaecology Society Representative
Dr Katie Field Junior Obstetrics and Gynaecology Society Representative
Dr Jennifer Donnelly Convenor of Meetings
Dr Maeve Eogan Co-Chair of the Specialty Training Committee
 

Contact Us

Barbara Conneely

Faculty Coordinator, Faculty of Occupational Medicine and Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

Tel: +353 1 863 9728

Contact Barbara for queries relating to the Faculty of Occupational Medicine or the Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.