David Brinkman bio

David Brinkman

David Brinkman studied in UCC and completed an MSc in Surgery there after internship. Currently working as an ENT SpR in Waterford, he has spent 3 years as ISTG treasurer before becoming president. He is open-minded and always has time for trainees that wish to get in touch, especially if they have questions about doing

Jessica Ryan bio

Jessica Ryan

Jessica Ryan is an ST4 General Surgery trainee in Waterford. She is happy to answer any questions people might have about a career in General Surgery and the HST interviews.

Czara Kennedy bio

Czara Kennedy

Czara Kennedy is currently a first year Surgical SpR working in the Midlands Regional Hospital Mullingar. She completed her Core Surgical Training in St James’ Hospital and in Mayo University Hospital. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to get in touch with her.

Alison McHugh

Alison McHugh

Alison McHugh graduated from UCD Medicine in 2016 & completed core surgical training in University Hospital Waterford, specialising in Otolaryngology for ST2. Following a year as Special Lecturer in Otolaryngology for UCD, she commenced the higher surgical training programme in Otolaryngology in 2020.