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Recent Appointment to the Social Care Workers Registration Board

Following a Public Appointment Service (PAS) advertising campaign, the Minister for Health, Simon Harris T.D., has appointed the following person as a member of the Social Care Workers Registration Board.  This appointment is from 22 May 2017 to 26 March 2018.  Mr Brian Hogan Mr Hogan has 28 years’ experience in the Social Care Sector,

Recent Appointment to the Physiotherapists Registration Board

Following a Public Appointment Service (PAS) advertising campaign, the Minister for Health, Simon Harris T.D., has appointed the following person as a member of the Physiotherapists Registration Board. This appointment is from 22 May 2017 to 21 May 2020. Mr Fearghal Grimes Mr Grimes has held clinical, professional and managerial roles in the healthcare service

Appointment to the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI)

The Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD, has appointed the following person as a member of the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).  Professor Tanya King (RGN BNS(Hons) MSc) Prof Tanya King was appointed as Director of Nursing in the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital in August 2014. Prior to this she worked as a

Appointments to the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland Council

The Minister for Health has appointed/re-appointed the following persons to the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland Council. Mr Michael Lyons Michael Lyons received a Master of Pharmacy degree from the University of Kent in 2011. He joined the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (PSI) after completing his pre-registration year in Belfast, and began his pharmacy career as

Recent Appointment to the Irish Blood Transfusion Service Board

The Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD, has appointed Dr. Satu Pastila as a member of the Irish Blood Transfusion Service Board.  The appointment is from 7 June 2017 to 6 June 2020. Dr. Satu Pastila is Director of Blood Donation at the Finnish Red Cross Blood Service. She is a graduate of the University

Recent appointments to Advisory Committees of the Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA)

The Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD, has re-appointed the following persons as Chairpersons of the Advisory Committee for Veterinary Medicines and the Advisory Committee for Medical Devices, respectively, of the Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA).  These appointments are from 22 May 2017 to 31 December 2019. Advisory Committee for Veterinary Medicines Mr Pat Brangan

Appointments to the Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI)

The Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD, has re-appointed the following persons as members of the Food Safety Authority of Ireland. Mrs Margaret Moran Mrs Moran has been re-appointed for the period 9 June 2017 to 8 June 2020. She was Head of the Home Economics Department and Lecturer in Food Studies in the former

COUNCIL DIRECTIVE 2013/59/EURATOM laying down basic safety standards for protection against the dangers arising from exposure to ionising radiation

Commonly known as the Basic Safety Standards (BSS) Directive From 6 February 2018, COUNCIL DIRECTIVE 2013/59/EURATOM laying down basic safety standards for protection against the dangers arising from exposure to ionising radiation will apply. Overall responsibility for transposing the Directive rests with the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment and it will deal with

Appointment to the Health and Social Care Professionals Council (CORU)

On the nomination of the Dietitians Registration Board, the Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD, has appointed the following person as a member of the Health and Social Care Professionals Council (CORU).  This appointment is from 30 May 2017 to 9 February 2020. Ms Ruth Charles  Ms Charles is currently full time self-employed as an

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