IPU Staff

The IPU exists to serve the interests and needs of our members. If there is anything we can help you with, please let us know. IPU staff are available to assist you with any queries you may have.

Darragh O’Loughlin

Jim Curran

Jim Curran

Responsible for developing and promoting the interests of the IPU and the membership through effective communications with members, media, agencies and other parties that influence the sector.

Derek Reilly

Derek Reilly

Liaises with the HSE on all contractual and remuneration issues. Secretary to the PCC.

Roisin Molloy

Roisin Molloy

Responsible for Union Membership including administration, maintenance of records, the locum list and the Secretary General’s office.

Alan Reilly

Alan Reilly

Responsible for the ICT concerns of the IPU and members. Responsible for coordinating the implementation of IT services. Secretary to the CPC IT Strategy Group.

Clare Fitzell

Ciara Enright

Ciara Enright

Secretary to Finance Committee. Responsible for the finances of the IPU. Maintains financial accounts and prepares year-end figures. Advises members on taxation and accountancy problems.

Daniel Rowan

Daniel Rowan

Responsible for coordinating all communication activities for the IPU and also for IPU publications, particularly the IPU Review and the Annual Report. She is also responsible for dealing with the media.

Linda Ahern

Patrice O’Connor

Joyce Mulpeter

Liz Hoctor

Liz Hoctor

Responsible for IPU Academy and providing education, learning and CPD opportunities for members. Also responsible for IPU NET.

Jordan Richardson

Jordan Richardson

Responsible for the administration and coordination of IPU Academy, to support members' engagement with CPD. (Maternity Cover for Alma Barr)

Susan McManus

Susan McManus

Secretary to Employee Pharmacists’ Committee. Responsible for the administration of training including the Pharmacy Technicians, Medicines Counter Assistant, Pharmacy Interact and Pharmacy Interlink Courses. Advises members on Human Resource, Salary Scales and Individual IR issues. Co-produces IPU Yearbook.

Janice Burke

Janice Burke

Responsible for the administration of training including the Pharmacy Technicians, Medicines Counter Assistant, Pharmacy Interact and Pharmacy Interlink Courses. Maintains in-house library.

Toni Urena

Toni Urena

Responsible for a number of IT projects.

Fiona Hannigan

Fiona Hannigan

Responsible for the management and day-to-day administration of the IPU Product File.

Gerardine Gahan

Gerardine Gahan

Responsible for the professional aspects of the IPU Product File, including ATC Classifications, Warnings and Counselling Codes.

Tara Kelly

Eilish Barrett

Eilish Barrett

Responsible for the daily updating of the IPU Product File and the dissemination of Product File related information to members. Deals with products in short supply.

Alan Collins