Clinical Practice Development Co-ordinator
National Maternity Hospital
Lucille Sheehy (RN, Hdip RM, BSc, MSc) is Clinical Practice Development Co-ordinator at the National maternity Hospital. She has worked in healthcare for nearly thirty years. Her professional experience includes nursing, neonatal and midwifery practice and education. This breadth and depth of her professional experience has provided her with a keen insight into the challenges facing nurses and midwives. Within her role she supports the professional development of nurses and midwives in terms of clinical leadership, education and training as well as research and innovation. One of Lucille’s core values is her ongoing commitment to and fostering a culture of safe quality practice for service users.
She is the current co-chair, previous vice-chair and member since the foundation of the Joint Research Network (JRN). Lucille has been involved in several JRN projects and has presented from these projects both nationally and internationally.