Council Membership

Council Members are appointed by the Minister for Health. Council Composition consists of not more than 17 members.

Current Membership

Full NamePositionRational
Dr. Jacqueline BurkeChairpersonRepresentative of the interests of the general public.6159
Mr. Patrick John HanafinMemberAppointed on the nomination of a body recognised by the Minister as being representative of emergency medical technicians.1220
Dr. Shane KnoxMemberAppointed from recognised institutions. (NASC)1640
Mr. Shane MooneyMemberAppointed on the nomination of a trade union to represent the majority of emergency medical technicians.2157
Mr. Hillery Patrick CollinsMemberAppointed on the nomination of a trade union, which, in the opinion of the Minister, is representative of the majority of emergency medical technicians.432
Dr. David MenziesMemberRegistered medical practitioner with an interest and expertise in pre-hospital emergency care.4370
Prof. Patrick PlunkettMemberRegistered medical practitioner with an interest and expertise in pre-hospital emergency care.4534
Mr. Stephen BradyMemberAppointed from recognised institutions. (DFB/RCSI)4606
Mr. Martin DunneMember Representative of the management of health boards.5070
Dr. Conor DeasyMemberRepresentative of the management of health boards.5123
Ms. Tess O'DonovanMemberRepresentative of the management of health boards.6156
Ms. Fiona McDaidMemberRegistered nurse with an interest and expertise in pre-hospital emergency care.6157
Mr. Patrick FlemmingMemberPerson with a special interest or expertise in pre-hospital emergency care.6158