NMPDU Cork and Kerry

NWPDU Cork Kerry Logo

NMPDU Cork/Kerry is based in Cork. It covers the counties of Cork and Kerry.

Mission Statement

We aim to promote excellence in Nursing and Midwifery Care through leadership, building capacity, collaborating with stakeholders in planning and supporting the education and training of staff.  

Our ultimate aim is to improve patient care and support the provision of a safe, quality service in line with local service needs and national HSE policy.

Director NMPDU Cork/Kerry

Name of Director Address Phone Number Email Address
Carmel Buckley Nursing & Midwifery Planning & Development Unit, HSE South
Administration Building, St Mary's Health Campus,
Cork, Eircode T23 X440
021 4921205 carmel.buckley@hse.ie

NMPDU Cork Team Conference 2017

NMPDU Cork/Kerry Team

Staff Details

Name Title Phone Number Email Address
Johanna Downey NMPD Officer 021-4921211 Johanna.Downey@hse.ie
Fiona Willis NMPD Officer 021-4921238 Fiona.Willis@hse.ie
Helen Walsh Staff 0fficer 021-4921204 HelenC.Walsh@hse.ie
Olive Clarke Clerical Officer 021-4921205 Olive.Clarke@hse.ie
Mary Sexton Secretary to Area Director 021-4921203 Mary.Sexton@hse.ie

NMPDU Cork/Kerry - Conference 2017

Thursday 9th March 2017 - Theme: Clinical Decision Making - How to Be Effective

Click here for further details

Upcoming Events

NMPDU Cork/Kerry Regional Continuing Education Prospectus

NMPDU Cork/Kerry Prospectus Spring Summer 2017

Nursing and Midwifery Quality Care Metrics

Nursing and Midwifery Quality Care-Metrics

Continuing Professional Development

St Finbarrs Hospital, Cork Celebrate Award Success

Together for Short Lives Conference - Defining Moments in Children’s Palliative Care, Birmingham, 10th to 11th May 2017 

Masterclass - IADNAM South Meeting 8th June 2016 Cork

Assisted Decision Making (Capacity) Act 2015 - Briefing Sessions

Annual Child and Family Conference – Cork University Hospital, 4th April 2017

Stroke Rehabilitation & Recovery Conference 2016

Annual Child and Family Nursing Conference 2016

National Medicines Management Masterclass

CUH 2nd Perioperative Study Day

Sepsis Conference - South / South West Hospital Group 2016

Cork & Kerry Advanced Practice Forum

Click here for further details

Funding Support Request Forms for NMPDU Cork/Kerry

Application form for Short Courses, Conferences, Workshops

Application form for Nursing/Midwifery Formal Academic Study (Module, Certificate, Diploma, Higher Diploma, Post Graduate Diploma, Masters and Doctorate)

The NMPDU Cork/Kerry deadline date for receipt of completed Formal Academic Study Request Forms for Third Level Nursing & Midwifery Programmes commencing in Autumn 2017 was Friday 5th May 2017.
The next funding support campaign for academic programmes will be launched in Autumn 2017.


The Nursing & Midwifery Planning & Development Unit, Cork/Kerry offices are located at St Marys Health Campus, Gurranabraher, Cork.