I have been a healthcare advocate and innovator, for many years and often am requested to share insights & domain knowledge through working in partnership with businesses, communities and charities, some of which are:

  • Public Patient Involvement Literature Review, Co-Author (Dr. Veronica Lambert, DCU and DoH)
  • Public Patient Involvement Framework, Co- Author (DCU, Department of Health)
  • NHS & Global Village Health Translation – Project 1: International #fabnhsday guide for Colostrum
  • NDRC – Business Mentor for Health Tech Start-Ups (affiliated with eHealth Ireland)
  • SOUND – External facilitator for this charity; designing Terms of Reference & guidelines for their teams
  • ICAN – Designing an interactive PPI solution; facilitated multiple work shops with all stakeholders for JIA
  • National PPPG Framework HSE – Policy, Procedures and guidelines Programme (Ms Brid Boyce)
  • National QI Programme Prevention VTE Working Group (Dr Philip Crowley, Ms Ciara Kirke – HSE)
  • Paediatric Early Warning Score System (PEWS) Working Group (RCPI, NCEC Dr John Fitzsimons)
  • National Maternity Strategy Focus Group (National Women’s Council, DoH)
  • National Clinical Programme Paediatrics & Neonatology (NCEC, Dr Alf Nicholson)
  • Irish College General Practitioners (ICGP Public Representative Group, Dr. Margaret O’Riordan)
  • Zero Harm Medication Initiative Launch (Tallaght Hospital, Mr Tim Delaney)
  • National Sexual Health Strategy 2016 Working Group (HSE & DoH)
  • National Patient Forum, 2015 (HSE Quality Improvement Division)
  • National Medical Card Form Review Panel, 2016 (HSE)
  • National Health Service Vision 2026 Working Group 2016 (HSE)

In 2015, I was commissioned by the HSE to lead out on a national research project. The outputs of same can be seen in this written reference from the Director General of the HSE, Mr John Connaghan.