Meet the team

A Message From The Chair

Mr. Kenneth Mealy was appointed Chair of the NOCA Governance Board in September 2020.

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NOCA Governance Board

The NOCA Governance Board - an independent voluntary board - was set up to steer the strategic direction and clinical decision-making of NOCA. The Board meets four times a year. The NOCA Governance Board has the authority to issue directions to NOCA Management with regard to the various clinical audit streams. It’s ultimate responsibility is to agree and sign off on all published annual reports of national clinical audits managed by NOCA.

Mr Ken MealyChair
Dr Brian CreedonNOCA Clinical Director
Dr John BatesJoint Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine in Ireland
Dr Brian CreedonNOCA Clinical Director
Dr Naomi BurkeInstitute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
Dr Eugene DempseyFaculty of Paediatrics
Ms Brigid DohertyPublic / Patient Interest Representative
Prof Francis FinucaneRoyal College of Physicians of Ireland
Dr Anne GallenHSE Office of the Nursing and Midwifery Services Director
Dr Orla HealyHSE Sponsor from the Office of the Chief Clinical Officer
Dr Peter KavanaghDean Emeritus, Faculty of Radiologists, RCSI
Dr Ehtesham KhanThe College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland
Dr Gerard McCarthyIrish Association for Emergency Medicine
Dr Deirdre MulhollandFaculty of Public Health Medicine
Prof Conor O KeaneConsultant Histopathologist, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital
Mr Michael O'SullivanIrish Institute of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery
Ms Iryna PokhiloPublic / Patient Interest Representative
Ms Collette TullyExecutive Director, NOCA
VacantDepartment of Surgical Affairs, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
VacantPrivate Hospitals Association