Orlaith Hernon

Orlaith Hernon

Orlaith Hernon


Orlaith is a Registered General Nurse, Registered Children’s Nurse and Registered Nurse Tutor. She completed the B. Sc. in Children’s and General (Integrated) Nursing in 2014 in Dublin City University training in both Temple Street Children’s Hospital and the Mater Misericordiae Hospital. She worked as a Paediatric and General Nurse in the Emergency Department in University Hospital Galway and completed a Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences (Emergency Care). In 2016 Orlaith took up the position of Clinical Research Nurse in the Clinical Research Facility in Galway and is currently the Lead Clinical Research Nurse of the Neurovascular Research Team. She completed the Masters in Nursing Education in NUIG in 2019 and has published in the Journal of Clinical Nursing.

Research Interests

Neurovascular/Stroke Medicine, Evidence Synthesis, Training and Education


Working Group Member

Current Role

Research Nurse