Dr. Michael O’Connell is also the Clinical Director for Integration for the Coombe and the Midland Regional Hospital Portlaoise.
He trained in University College Cork and completed specialist training in both Yorkshire and Ireland. He has been a consultant in the the Coombe Hospital since 2004 and has always had a huge interest in the training of junior doctors. Michael has held many roles in the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland including Vice President and National Specialty Director.
He is currently Clinical Lead for Digital Strategy and Innovation. He is internationally recognised for his work in India and in the Middle East. He has published widely in areas such as maternal disease in pregnancy, labour and delivery and preterm labour.