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Elections for appointment to the Medical Council announced

Under the Medical Practitioners Act 2007, the Medical Council will have twenty-five members, six of whom will be appointed following elections from amongst registered medical practitioners practising medicine in the State.

The Returning Officer of the Medical Council has given notice that the following persons were so elected in accordance with the Medical Council (Election of Registered Medical Practitioners) Regulations 2008, for appointment by the Minister for Health & Children to the Council;

Dr Eamann Sheosaimh Breatnach (registration number 12115)
Professor Gerard Patrick Bury (registration number 03148)
Dr Anne Teresa Clarke (registration number 03436)
Professor Anthony John Andrew Cunningham (registration number 03821)
Dr Pauline Kane (registration number 225451)
Dr John Peter James Monaghan (registration number 07062)


For further information, please contact:

Ms. Ciara Mc Morrow, Corporate Services on 01 498 3130 or at