Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn

Ms Siún Aherne

Academic Quality & Operations Manager
Tel: +353 1 402 8623

Siún Aherne graduated from University College Dublin with a Diploma in Nursing (General) and registered as a general nurse in 2003. She subsequently completed a BSc. in Nursing in 2004. In 2009 Siún graduated from UCD with an MSc in Developmental Disabilities. In 2014 she completed a Master's Degree in Management in Smurfit Business School, UCD. Siún practiced as a staff nurse, as a Clinical Nurse Manager and later worked as Residential Services Manager, in a general hospital setting and within the disability industry. Employers include St Vincent's University Hospital, St. John of God Services and RehabCare. Following this she worked in the education industry for six years and developed expertise and skills in supporting the delivery of quality educational services. Before joining the School of Pharmacy Siún was the Academic Operations Manager in the RCSI Student Academic & Regulatory Affairs (SARA) department based in Beaumont Hospital.

Professional Committees
Member of the RCSI Medicine and Health Sciences Board [2014-2018]
Working Group to manage RCSI compliance with QQI policy initiatives [2014-Present]