Having graduated from University College Cork in 2000, Dr Conor McDonnell completed a three year General Practice Vocational Training Scheme in Cork in 2005 and subsequently completed a four year Specialist Training Scheme in Occupational Medicine in 2010. He joined Mid West Occupational Health Services as a partner in May 2010. He was appointed to a consultant post in occupational medicine in the HSE Mid West Region in August 2012. He is managing director of EHA Limerick LTD. He is the course tutor for the Distance Learning Course in Occupational Medicine jointly run by the Faculty of Occupational Medicine and the Irish College of General Practice. He is a member of the Board of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine, the Healthcare Committee and the Examinations Committee of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI). He has a special interest in Work Related Stress and Sickness Absence Management, Health Screening and Travel Medicine.