Appointment to the National Haemophilia Council

4th September 2018

The Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD, has appointed Dr Cleona Duggan to the National Haemophilia Council with effect from the 4th September 2018 to the 3rd September 2021.

Dr. Cleona Duggan MB, MRCP (Edin) FFPath FRCPath was born in the US and grew up in Dublin. Her family moved to Cork where she completed her schooling. She attended University College Cork where she studied medicine. After graduation she did her basic specialist training in Dublin and London. She returned to Dublin to do higher specialist training in Haematology (Clinical and Laboratory) and was awarded Membership of the Royal College of Pathologists in 1997, and Fellowship in 2005. She was awarded Fellowship of the faculty of Pathology, Royal College of Physicians on 2000. She works as a Consultant Haematologist with special interest in Haemostasis and Thrombosis at Cork University Hospital and University College Cork. She has held this post since 2010.