(* denotes previous membership)
Medical Societies and Academic Bodies
Birmingham Medical lnstitute *
Manchester Medical Society *
Irish Medical Association *
British Medical Association *
Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland
Royal Society of Medicine *
British Cardiac Society
Irish Cardiac Society
American College of Chest Physicians
Royal College of Physicians of London
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
Royal College of Physicians of Ireland
European Society of Cardiology
British Hypertension Society
International Society of Hypertension
European Society of Hypertension
Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation
New York Academy of Sciences
Medical History, Journalism and Literature
International Society for the History of Medicine *
European Association of Science Editors*
American Association for the History of Medicine *
Medical Journalists Association *
European Association of Museums of the History of Medical Sciences *
The Medical Collectors’ Association History of Science Society *
International P.E.N. World Association of Writers *
The Society of Authors
The International Foundation of Beckett Studies *
The Beckett Circle *
Editorial Board Membership
Journal of Human Hypertension
Journal of Hypertension
High Blood Pressure and Cardiovascular Prevention
Blood Pressure Monitoring
Royal Dublin Society
Royal Zoological Society
Irish Victorian Society
Irish Georgian Society
National Library of Ireland
An Taisce, The National Trust for Ireland
American Committee for Irish Studies *
Working Group on the Internment of Dissenters in Mental Hospitals
Center for International Health and Cooperation
Médecins Sans Frontières
Medical Committee Membership
Past Secretary, Section of the History of Medicine of the Royal Irish Academy of Medicine.
Past President, Section of the History of Medicine of the Royal Irish Academy of Medicine.
Past President, Irish Medical Students Association.
Chairman. Council on High Blood Pressure. Irish Heart Foundation
Chairman, Working Party on Blood Pressure Measurement of The British Hypertension Society.
Chairman, Blood Pressure Standards Committee, The British Standards Institute.
Chairman, Working Group on Blood Pressure Measurement, Europena Socity of Hypertension.
Chairman. Sub-study Committee, Anglo-Scandanavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial (ASCOT)
Academic Board, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland*
Faculty, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
Library Committee, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland.
Library Committee, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. *
European Working Party for the Study of Hypertension in the Elderly.
Life Governor of the Charitable Infirmary.
Life Governor of the Dublin Skin and Cancer Hospital.
Cardiovascular Disease Committee, Health Research Board of Ireland.
Steering Committee of the European Multicentre Study of Systolic Hypertension in the Elderly (Syst-Eur Study)
CEN/TC205 EEC Committee for Non-active medical devices
Steering Committee. TOPH (Home Pressure and Treatment of Hypertension) Study
Steering Committee. Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial (ASCOT)
Chairman, Sub-study Committee. Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial (ASCOT)