Experiences of PAs in Ireland
We are delighted to share experiences of three of our valued physician associates working in the Irish healthcare system. Below are experiences written by Ciara Melia, Shaneika Farrell and Joy Oguntuase. We hope these stories inspire physician associates of the future.
Ciara Melia, Physician Associate, Breast & General Surgery
Ciara Melia, one of the first PAs to qualify in Ireland, describes the duties and responsibilities she undertakes in a typical week as a surgical PA.
Shaneika Farrell, Physician Associate, Emergency Medicine
Shaneika describes her experience starting her career as a PA amidst a global pandemic!
Joy Oguntuase, Physician Associate, General Medicine
Joy walks us through a typical day in the life of a PA working in general medicine in an acute hospital setting.