Supervisors of Training


Beaumont Hospital
– Dr James O’Rourke

Cork University Hospital
– Dr Janette Brohan

Mater Misericordiae University Hospital
– Dr Jennifer Hastings

Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin
– Dr Cathy McMahon

St. James’s Hospital
– Dr Elizabeth Connolly

St. Vincent’s University Hospital, Elm Park
– Dr Donal Ryan & Dr Andrew Westbrook

Tallaght University Hospital
– Dr Arabella Fahy

University Hospital, Galway
– Dr John Bates

University Hospital, Limerick
– Dr Catherine Nix

Temple Street Children’s Hospital, Dublin
– Prof Kevin Carson

Trainees are advised to contact the relevant supervisor of training before starting or early in a hospital rotation to develop a suitable personal training plan for the duration of that rotation. Contact details are available on request through Much of this discussion will relate to the acquisition of defined training competencies as appropriate to the trainee’s prior training and achievements. Key steps in effective training and its supervision are logbook recording, the tracking of training progress, and sign-off of competency acquisition by the supervisor.