Council 2021-2022

Prof. Vincent Maher


Prof. Vincent Maher

Professor Vincent Maher is a Consultant Cardiologist at Tallaght University Hospital, Dublin, Clinical Professor in Trinity College Dublin and Director of Chronic Cardiovascular Disease and Cardiac Rehabilitation at Tallaght University Hospital. He was formerly Medical Director of the Irish Heart Foundation, President of the Irish Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation, President of the Irish Atherosclerosis Society, and Chairman of the Health Promoting Hospital Network in Ireland. He co-founded the Heart Watch program and developed both the Irish Heart Foundation, Physical Activity and Nutrition guidelines.  His research interests involve understanding the effects of exercise, lipids and obesity on cardiovascular change. He established the first hospital based peripheral artery disease rehabilitation service and developed the first dedicated cardiovascular disease prevention clinic nationally.

Brendan McAdam


Prof. Brendan McAdam

Prof. Carl Vaughan


Prof. Carl Vaughan


Dr. Pascal McKeown (Incoming President)

Prof. Jim Crowley (Past President)

Dr. Patricia Campbell (Assistant Secretary)

Dr. Deirdre Ward

Dr. Orla Franklin

Dr. Johnathan Lyne

Dr. Andrew Howe

Dr. Monica Monaghan

Dr. Yvonne Smyth

Ms. Sarah Early

Dr. Angie Brown (IHF Rep.)

Prof. Briain McNeill (NSD)