Dr Catriona Bradley

Executive Director IIOP
Tel. 01 402 5112
Catriona graduated from Trinity College in 1998, and obtained her PhD in 2009. She worked for Boots for 14 years, and held various positions across the areas of pharmacy, education, research and HR before being appointed as Pharmacy Director and Superintendent for Ireland. She has completed diplomas in Quality Improvement, Legal Studies and Coaching, and is a qualified executive and personal coach. She’s passionate about supporting and enabling pharmacists (and consequently the pharmacy profession) to realise their full potential.

Katherine Morrow

Operations Director
Tel. 01 402 5116
Operations Director

Ms Sonya Saenz Saralegui

Operations Co-ordinator
Tel. 01 402 5112
Sonya has been working in the IIOP since May 2014. She looks after the Institute’s Finance system and provides administrative support to the IIOP Team.

Mr James O'Hagan

Operations Co-ordinator
Tel. 01 402 5115
James has been working in the IIOP since October 2013. He is responsible for membership, communications and events. James manages the regular newsletter, coordinating the annual information events, setting up new member’s accounts and looking after members queries.

Frank Bourke

Learning Technologist
Tel. 01 402 5114
Frank is the IIOP’s learning technologist. He has worked for the IIOP since February 2015 and looks after the online systems. This includes the Learner Management System (My Courses) , the ePortfolio system (including ePortfolio Review) and related training supports. Frank works closely with the institute’s course providers to ensure quality and timely courseware delivery. Frank is also an online learning instructional designer, software developer and software tester. You might want to contact Frank directly if you ever experience any technical difficulties while accessing online course content, or if you need any IIOP online system.

Claire Murphy

ePortfolio Review Project Lead
Tel. 01 402 5113
Claire graduated from Queens University Belfast in 2003 and registered as a pharmacist with the PSI in 2004. Claire worked in a variety of community pharmacy roles including supervising and superintendent pharmacist for a large pharmacy group before joining the IIOP in 2017. Claire’s role within the IIOP includes managing the annual ePortfolio Review Process, procurement and accreditation of training programmes and acting as fourth year pharmacy student preceptor.

Sarah Drumm

Head of Accreditation
Tel. 01 402 5112
Sarah is the Head of Accreditation for Irish Institute of Pharmacy. Sarah previously worked in the Faculty of Radiologists and in Christ Church Cathedral. In her current role, Sarah works with the IIOP team to ensure that training programmes available through the IIOP are accredited to the relevant standards.

Alicia O’Dwyer

CPD Quality Assurance Pharmacist
Tel. 01 402 5025
Alicia is a CPD Quality Assurance Pharmacist for the Irish Institute of Pharmacy. She studied pharmacy in RCSI, and then completed the National Pharmacy Internship Programme, graduating with a Masters in Pharmacy in 2010. She then worked as a community pharmacist with Boots. In 2013 she moved to Sydney, Australia where she worked in the Department of Cardiology in the Prince of Wales hospital, before returning to Ireland in 2018. Alicia’s primary role in the IIOP involves managing the Practice Review process. She has also worked on a range of other IIOP projects such as the accreditation of training programmes.

Sarah Chambers

CPD Quality Assurance Pharmacist
Tel. 01 402 5117
Sarah has been working in the IIOP since March 2018 as a CPD Quality Assurance Pharmacist. Sarah works across a range of projects including statutory requirements such as ePortfolio Review and Practice Review as well as managing specific projects that focus on the development of pharmacists.