Doctor David Tansey has business acumen

Sligo born health care provider, David Tansey who performs at Sligo College Medical center has also shown a flair for business right after graduating with a Masters in Enterprise Administration (MBA) from UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Enterprise Faculty, Dublin with initial course honours.

avid was awarded the prestigious ASPIRE scholarship to finish the MBA on a part-time foundation from September 2019 to June 2021, though doing work at the time at the Mater Healthcare facility in Dublin, before going residence to Sligo with his spouse, Katherine Tansey, who is also a medical doctor, in July 2021.

“The MBA was a big amount of money of do the job and retained me very hectic above the past two yrs, I would have to cycle straight from the medical center to the Smurfit College in Blackrock for MBA courses from 6-10pm two evenings a 7 days, as nicely as finishing a significant quantity of more workforce conferences, group initiatives, analyze, exams and other assignments all over the 7 days.

“I had quite tiny spare time above the last two decades. The MBA taught me a large volume and I am delighted to have gained a initial-class honours. Having said that, it is certainly the understanding, expertise and insights that I received from my fellow-classmates, that is obtaining the major effects on me. Our class consisted of a diverse team of leaders from a wide variety of distinct backgrounds that added wealthy depth to all of our course discussions and learning.”

“The MBA represents a big option to equip me with business enterprise acumen and corporate abilities to augment my medical knowledge and skills. This blend of medical and administration expertise will then allow me to turn out to be a transformative chief at the forefront of Irish healthcare reform and company growth in the HSE, when I develop into a Consultant Endocrinologist.

“As the expense of healthcare shipping and delivery spirals upwards and medical doctors are currently being challenged to do additional with considerably less assets, it is important that the consultants of tomorrow have the business enterprise prowess to run helpful and charge-successful departments and hospitals in addition to our medical function.

“I will be eternally grateful to the ASPIRE programme for this big possibility and I intention to repay their generosity by employing my new MBA techniques to revolutionise health care supply in Ireland for the profit of all sufferers and Irish modern society as a entire. I have been honoured to sign up for the prestigious ASPIRE community and I am humbled to be part of these a dynamic, progressive and revolutionary group of young leaders, at the forefront of their respective industries.”

David is a Health care Medical doctor who specialises in Endocrinology, Diabetes Mellitus and Normal Inside Medication. Prior to the MBA, David graduated from the College School Dublin (UCD) clinical faculty in 2014. He was then also admitted as a member of the Royal University of Doctors of Ireland (MRCPI) in 2017.

The bulk of his medical exercise has been at College-instructing hospitals in Eire which includes the Mater Misericordiae University Medical center, St. James’s Hospital, Tallaght College Hospital and Sligo College Clinic. Nevertheless, David has always experienced a really eager interest in international wellbeing and has a huge array of worldwide healthcare publicity and expertise, acquiring formerly invested time at the Harvard-affiliated Brigham and Womens’ Clinic in Boston, United states and Royal Perth Healthcare facility in Perth, Australia.

David has generally been a vocal advocate for advances in world health and fitness and development. He was a single of three Medical doctors who started the 1st department of the Worldwide NGO, Medecins sans frontiers (MSF) charity, at UCD.

He has lived and labored in a selection of establishing nations around the world and has also carried out a quantity of humanitarian healthcare-help tasks in Zambia, Uganda and India. David is also a graduate of the Washington Eire Program, has worked on Capitol Hill in 2011 and has earlier served as a board member on the Board of Directors of the registered Worldwide Progress charity, UCD Volunteers Abroad (UCDVO).

“As healthcare expenditures in Eire are exploding and waiting around lists are at a record significant, we want revolutionary thinking and new suggestions from health professionals. Offered that COVID-19 has dramatically modified medicine and daily life in Eire, sustaining the position quo in a drastically transformed health care landscape is not sustainable any longer.

“Doctors cannot get the job done in silos, solely working with the medical, healthcare section of our jobs, we will need to just take duty for and find out how to run departments and provide healthcare in an effective and price tag-successful way for the advantage of our individuals.

“I am passionate about pursuing this purpose and I see the MBA as an possibility for me to learn how to do this. The MBA represents a huge opportunity not just for me but also for Irish healthcare in normal. My purpose in pursuing the MBA is to upskill and far better myself in an exertion to come to be a better medical professional and healthcare leader for my clients and Irish health care.”

David enjoys keeping suit, sea swimming at Rosses Stage seashore, going to the fitness center and running. He has concluded a amount of triathlons. He has a eager fascination in politics and is a frequent contributor to Virgin Media One’s The Tonight Demonstrate and The Irish Moments. David lives with GP, spouse, Katherine in Rosses Issue and are anticipating their initially child in early 2022.