Oonagh Hickey


  • MB MCH BAO, FCARCSI, MSc (Anaesth), MD by thesis,
  • Diploma in Intensive Care Medicine,
  • Diploma in Management for Medical Doctors.

Title: Consultant Anaesthesiologist

Hospital: Cork University Hospital

Subspeciality Interest: Obstetric Anaesthesia.

Teaching Interest:

  • Anaesthetic lead in the multidisciplinary obstetric emergencies PROMPT course, CUMH.
  • Teaching faculty on the College of Anaesthetists Simulation Course, ASSERT, UCC.

Research Interest: Title of MD thesis: “Persistent post-surgical pain- a characterisation and an identification of associated biomarkers”.

Additional training: Senior Registrar in Intensive Care Medicine, 2002: the Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia.

Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine