Steering and Advisory Group Members

Steering and Advisory Group Members

Steering Group Members

  • Dr Suzanne Timmons [Chair] Consultant Geriatrician
  • Dr Siobhan Fox Project Co-ordinator
  • Ms Alison Cashel Parkinson’s Disease Nurse Specialist
  • Prof George Kernohan Professor of Health Research, Ulster University
  • Ms Marie Lynch Programme Manager for Irish Hospice Foundation
  • Dr Ciara McGlade Consultant Geriatrician
  • Dr Tony O'Brien Consultant Physician in Palliative Medicine
  • Dr Sean O'Sullivan Consultant Neurologist


Advisory Group Members

  • Ms Jean Barber, CNS Palliative Care
  • Mr Patrick Browne, PD Nurse Specialist
  • Ms Heather Coetzee, Speech Therapy Manager
  • Dr Brian Creedon, Consultant in Palliative Medicine
  • Ms Caroline Dooley Martyn, Director PSPA
  • Ms Mary Foley, Advanced Nurse Practitioner
  • Dr Denise Hayes, SpR in Palliative Medicine
  • Mr David Hegarty, Physiotherapist
  • Dr Graham Hughes, Consultant Geriatrician
  • Dr Edward Jones, Consultant Geriatrician
  • Prof Tim Lynch, Consultant Neurologist
  • Mr Brian Magennis, PD Nurse Specialist
  • Ms Elaine O'Connor, Senior Occupational Therapist
  • Mr Diarmaid O'Sullivan, Campaigns / Research Manager, Family Carers Ireland
  • Ms Catryn Power, Person with PD
  • Ms Margaret Richardson, PD Nurse Specialist
  • Ms Katie Rigg, MSA Nurse Specialist
  • Ms Deirdre Shanagher, Development Officer, Irish Hospice Foundation
  • Ms Sheighle Sheridan, Senior Medical Social Worker
  • Dr Catherine Sweeney, GP, Medical Director, Services for Older People, Marymount
  • Dr Janis Miyaski, Consultant Neurologist
  • Ms Margaret Mullarney, Director, Move 4 Parkinsons