RCSI Council

2018 - 2020 Council

The governing body of RCSI is its Council, composed of 21 surgeons who are Fellows of the College and are elected by the College's Fellows and Members.

Council meets regularly during the year and meetings are chaired by the President. Council delegates a number of its main functions to various boards and committees. The significant activities of these boards and committees are reported to Council on a regular basis. The following are the current members of our Council:

Kenneth Mealy 

Mr Kenneth Mealy

President
MD FRCSI
General Surgeon, Wexford General Hospital

 

 

 

Ronan O'Connell 

Professor Patrick Ronan O'Connell

Vice President
MB, BCh, BAO, MD, FRCSI, honFRCS(Edin), honFRCPS(Glas)
Consultant General/Colorectal Surgeon, St Vincent's University Hospital

 

 

 

John Hyland

Professor John Hyland

MCh FRCS FRCSI FACS FRCSEd (Hon)
Consultant General/Colorectal Surgeon, St Vincent's University Hospital

 

 

 


James Geraghty 

Mr James Geraghty

PhD, MCh,FRCSI
Consultant General Surgeon, St Vincent's University Hospital
University College Dublin

 

 

 

Paul Burke 

Professor Paul Burke

BSc, MD, FRCSI
Consultant Vascular Surgeon, University Hospital Limerick and St John’s Hospital 

 

 

 

Joseph O'Beirne 

Mr Joseph O'Beirne

MB, MCh(Orth), FRCSI, FRCSEd(Orth)
Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon, University Hospital Waterford

 

 

 

 

Eamon Mackle 

Mr Eamon Mackle

MCh, FRCSI
Consultant General Surgeon, Craigavon Area Hospital

 

 

 

 

David Quinlan 

Mr David Quinlan

BA,MB, BCh, BAO, FRCSI, FACS, FEBU
St Vincent's University Hospital
University College Dublin

 

 

 

Kevin Conlon 

Professor Kevin Conlon

MB, BAO, BCh, FRCSI, FACS, FRCS (Glas), FRCS (Ed), MBA, MCh, MA, Diplomate American Board of Surgery
Consultant General Surgeon, St Vincent's University Hospital and Tallaght University Hospital
Trinity College Dublin

 

  

David Moore 

Mr David Moore

MB, BCh, BAO, FRCSI, MCh Orth
Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon, Our Lady's Children's Hospital Crumlin; Tallaght University Hospital and Blackrock Clinic

 

 

 

Simon Cross

Professor K. Simon Cross

Consultant General Surgeon, Waterford University Hospital

 

 

 

 

Laura Viani

Professor Laura Viani

MSc, FRCSI
Consultant Otolaryngologist/Neurotologist,  Beaumont Hospital and Temple Street University Children’s Hospital

 

 


Paul Redmond 

Professor H. Paul Redmond

BSc, MCh, FRCSI, FRCSI(gen), FRCS(Eng), FRCP&S(Glas)Hon, FACS
Consultant General Surgeon, Cork University Hospital Group
University College Cork

 

 

 

Michael Kerin 

Professor Michael Kerin

MB., MCH, FRCSI, FRCS.Ed.,FRCS
Gen. Consultant General and Breast Surgeon, Galway University Hospitals
NUI Galway

 

 

 

Thomas Lynch 

Professor Thomas H. Lynch

MMs, MCh, FRCS, FRCSI, FRCS(UROL)
Consultant Urological Surgeon,  St James’s Hospital
Trinity College, Dublin

 

 

 

Margaret O Donnell 

Ms Margaret O'Donnell

MB, FRCS, FRCSI (Plast)
Consultant in Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery,  Blackrock Clinic and  St James’s Hospital

 

 

 

 

Camilla Carroll 

Ms Camilla MA Carroll

MD, FRCSI, FRCS(OTO), FRCS(ORLHNS), MEdSurgEd Imperial College London (2015 - 2018)
Consultant Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgeon, RVEEH Dublin
National Lead ENT Education in Primary Care
Clinical Senior Lecturer, TCD Medical School 

 

 

Paddy Kenny 

Mr Paddy Kenny

MB, BCh, BAO, MFSEM, FRCSI, FRCS (Tr & Orth)
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Connolly Memorial and Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospitals 

 

 

 

Bridget Egan 

Ms Bridget Egan

MB, BCh, BAO. FRCSI, MCh, FRCSI (Gen Surg), HDip QHC, FEBVS (Hon)
Consultant General Surgeon, Tallaght University Hospital

 

 

 

 

Deborah McNamara 

Professor Deborah McNamara

MB, BAO, BCh (Hons), FRCSI, MD, Intercollegiate FRCSI (Gen Surg)
Consultant General/Colorectal Surgeon, Beaumont Hospital 

 

 

 

 

David Healy

Professor David Healy

BSc, FRCSI, LLM, PhD
Consultant Cardiothoracic and Transplant Surgeon, St Vincent's University Hospital and Mater Misericordiae University Hospital