Welcome

The main function of the Irish Paediatric Association (IPA) is to:

  1. To promote the development of child health and paediatrics.
  2. To promote good will between all paediatric groups working in Ireland and the rest of the world.
  3. To encourage (paediatric) education and research in the specialty of child health and adolescents.
  4. To have an advocacy role in encouraging care for child and adolescent health.
  5. To provide representation on statutory bodies.
  6. To represent and express the views of its members.

The current office bearers are:

  1. Dr Turlough Bolger (President)
  2. Dr Michael O’Grady (Secretary/Treasurer)

Our membership consists of :

Doctors, Trainees and Allied Health Professionals working with children in a child health specialty in a Full-time or significant capacity and who have had significant training in Ireland.




Irish Paediatric Association Annual Meeting 2017 News


Save the Date!!!

Annual meeting taking place on Friday 8th and Saturday 9th December 2017 in the Ormonde Hotel, Kilkenny. Full details to follow. Any questions, please contact: sinead@sineadcassidy.com


Event: IPA Annual Meeting
Venue: Ormonde Hotel, Kilkenny.
Date: Friday 8th and Saturday 9th December 2017



Online registrations will open shortly