Project Team

Dr. Dorothy Breen

Dorothy Breen

Dorothy Breen is a Consultant in Intensive Care and Clinical Lead for Quality in Cork University Hospital.

She has previously worked as the Director of Education at the ASSERT simulation centre at University College Cork and as a consultant in Intensive Care at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney. She has been the PI in Cork and Sydney for several multi-clinical trials. 

Her interests include simulation, clinical communication, sepsis, acute deterioration as well other aspects of Quality and Safety. 

She co-chaired the guideline development group for the National Clinical Guideline on Communication in Acute and Children’s Hospital Services in Ireland.