- UL has an extensive group of volunteers contributing on all aspects of the COVID-19 crisis. A full inventory is available within the University. This extends from contact tracing, frontline health provision of allied health staff and representation on advisory board (see below).
- Representation on advisory boards include:
Stephen Kinsella is contributing to the DPER planning programme for economic supports and was asked to serve on the Research Sub-Group of the Expert Advisory Group
Orla Muldoon is now a member of the Public Health Emergency Team
Sarah Hudson is the UL representative on the HSE COVID19 Laboratory R&D Product Solutions Group
Jim Buckley is representing Lero on the SFI Priority Action group focused on Contact Tracing
Patrick O'Donnell is a member of the HSE CHO3 Area Crisis Management Team which is the main decision making body for Covid response in all healthcare across the Mid-West (including primary care, secondary care, public health & others). Patrick is there to advise on the needs of marginalised groups such as homeless, asylum seekers and people who use drugs while he also advises HSE Social Inclusion on testing and isolation for marginalised groups across the Mid-West.
Liz Kingston is an advisor to the HSE-Mid-West, Quality, Risk and Patient Safety Department Covid-19 Infection Control Response Team for Community and Residential Care settings. Liz talks to RTEBrainstorm on the use of facemasks here or Watch Liz talking to the Tonight Show on their use in public.
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