Ireland’s 4th International Children’s
Palliative Care Conference:

Contemporary Challanges in the Care of Children with Complex and Palliative Care Needs
An Interdisciplinary Conference

Thursday 21st - Friday 22nd November 2019

National University of Ireland Galway


Dr Marie Twomey is a Palliative Medicine Consultant at  St Luke’s Hospital, Our Lady’s Hospice and Our Lady’s Hospital for Children, all based in Dublin. Having initially completed undergraduate and membership training in NUI, Galway she went on to undertake post graduate training in palliative medicine and was accepted onto the specialist registrar of the Irish Medical Council in 2006.

Recently appointed a fellow of Royal College of Ireland, she is undertaking the role of National Speciality Director for Palliative Medicine from 2018.

Research interests include pharmacological compatibility of medicines in syringes, management of symptoms in paediatric populations and pain in adult patients.