Dr Philip Crowley is the National Director for Strategy and Research in the Health Services Executive (The national organisation that delivers public health services in Ireland). In his previous national health service roles over the last 10 years he was national lead for quality and patient safety and national lead for quality improvement.


He leads on strategic planning, research, population health and wellbeing, global health, human rights and performance reporting to the HDE Board


He is a graduate of the Advanced Training Programme in Healthcare Delivery Improvement, Intermountain Healthcare Salt Lake City Utah.


He is a doctor who works part-time as a General Practitioner.  He worked for five years in Nicaragua, trained in public health in Newcastle Upon Tyne and worked for 6 years as Deputy Chief Medical Officer in the Department of Health.