New national structure for HMI

In a strategic development, HMI has initiated the development of a new national structure, which will define it as a truly national organisation and allow local members to establish and participate in local committees.

The HMI has initiated the development of a new national structure. This new structure will define HMI as a truly national organisation and allows local members to establish and participate in local committees with a typical mixture of activities for networking and information sharing. Members also have an opportunity to serve a term as Officers of the regional committees.

Mary McCarthy, Pat O’Boyle, Breda Kavanagh and Adrian Ahern
Mary McCarthy, Pat O’Boyle, Breda Kavanagh and Adrian Ahern

The national structure, which is comprised of four Regional Committees, will host five evening membership events per annum in each of their four regions: Dublin North East, Dublin Mid Leinster, West and South.

The development of the regional structure in 2011 is supported by GlaxoSmithKline.

The Regional Committee Chairpersons are as follows:

  • Mary McCarthy: Regional Chair, Dublin North East
  • Pat O’Boyle: Regional Chair, Dublin Mid Leinster
  • Breda Kavanagh: Regional Chair, South
  • Adrian Ahern: Regional Chair, West

Through the Regional Committees, HMI has arranged three regional fora which will be held in different venues around the country during the rest of 2011.   Dates are as follows:

  • June 23 – AMNCH, Tallaght at 1.30 pm.
  • September 8  –  Ardee at 1.30 p.m.
  • November 10  –  West, Location TBC at 1.30 pm.

Keep up to date with regional events at http://www.hmi.ie/regions