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Meet the Team behind Operation Transformation UCC
Operation Transformation UCC is being coordinated, delivered and supported by an enthusiastic and dedicated team, providing expert advice and practical support to make this venture a sucess. It is an excellent example of the spirit of co-operation that exists in UCC. Students, Staff and Partner providers working together for the greater good. See below.
Dr Michael Byrne Co-cordinator UCC Health Matters
Michael is providing the medical surveillance for the volunteers including weekly weigh-ins, physical examinations and lab. and ECG investigations.
Charlotte Cummins Nutritionist KSG (Kylemore Services Group)
Charlotte is the resident nutrionist for KSG, and has developed the nutritionally-analysed menu plan available to our Leaders and everyone else in UCC.
Dr Janette Walton UCC Health Matters Nutrition Action Group
Janette is our in-house UCC nutrition expert advisor to Operation Transformation, and will provide advice and support to all via Facebook and our Website.
Alanna McKenna Personal Trainer The Mardyke Arena
Alanna is developing the personal exercise plans for our Leaders and taking them through their paces using the world-class facilities in The Mardyke Arena.
Claire Murphy Personal Trainer The Mardyke Arena
Claire is also developing the personal exercise plans for our Leaders and taking them through their paces in the world-class facilities at The Mardyke Arena.
Dave Carey Health Promotion Project Worker UCC Health Matters
Dave is our HPPW and leads the operational side of UCC Health Matters and Operation Transformation amongst the students and staff.
Martin Davoren Health Promotion Evaluation and Support Worker UCC Health Matters
Martin provides logistical support to ensure UCC Health Matters Operation Transformation UCC runs smoothly. Martin is currently completing a PhD.
UCC Health Matters Operation Transformation has taken off because of the generosity of spirit and considerable commitment of a number of people.
These include, Caroline Jensen, General Manager KSG(Kylemore Services Group) and Patsy Ryan, General Manager, The Mardyke Arena, UCC.
UCC Students' Union has supported and provided much of the impetus behind this project and the group of students from the Masters in Interactive Media are doing great work on video blogging and our Social Media sites.