• Primary degree Medicine UCC 1998. MB BCh BAO BMedSc

• Post-graduate training in Cork Vocational Training Scheme for General Practice 2000-2003. MICGP

• Post-graduate: Diploma in Child Health, Family Planning Certificate and Certificate in Medicine for the Elderly.

• Coaching: Advanced Diploma in Life and Executive Coaching from Positive Success Group at Marino Institute of Education.

• QQI Level 6 Component Certificate in Professional Coaching Practice and Ethics

• Memberships: MICGP - Member of the Irish College of General Practitioners


• Experience: Non-consultant Hospital Doctor posts from 1998 to 2002 including Paediatrics, Medicine, Surgery, Psychiatry and A+E.

• General Practitioner from 2002 to 2013.