Dr Sumi Dunne

GP & Clinical Lecturer in General Practice Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI)

Dr Sumi Dunne, BSc (Hons), BM, MICGP MSc, FFSEM graduated from the University of Southampton, U.K.  She undertook Neonatal Intensive Care and Emergency Department Paediatrics training before undertaking  Specialist General Practice (GP) at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI). Since then, she has maintained both an academic and clinical career in General Practice, working as a Clinical Lecturer in the Department of General Practice RCSI and as a GP in Portarlington, County Laois.  

 In her clinical, academic and other professional activities, Sumi has developed a particular interest in women’s health, wellbeing and education.  She believes strongly in the need for clinical leadership, and completed a Master’s in Leadership at RCSI.  For her work in health and wellbeing Sumi was appointed a Fellowship of the Faculty of Sports Medicine RCSI. 

 Sumi regularly contributes to GP articles in various media outlets, is a GP on Newstalk ‘Ask the Dr’ and is the GP expert on RTE’s Operation Transformation.