Fiona qualified as a Registered General Nurse in 2006 from the University of Limerick. She has experience in a wide range of specialties, working in both Ireland and Australia. She has specialised in renal nursing, working in the field of Haemodialysis in both Limerick and Galway for over 5 years.  In 2016 she was awarded a MSc in Nursing & Midwifery Education from the National University of Ireland Galway.

Fiona joined the UL/UL Hospitals CRU in July 2017 as Research Nurse to the Vascular Team.  Her role involves providing research nurse support and trial co-ordination for vascular projects which include industry sponsored and academic studies.