Aoife coordinates and organizes IPPC governance meetings for the CPM- the IPPC’s governing body, CPM Bureau and the IPPC Strategic Planning Group. She is involved in preparing the discussion papers, processing and reviewing documents and implementation of follow-up actions. Before joining the IPPC Secretariat, Aoife was an associate technical support scientist in a technical projects group in the private sector. The group focused on formulation changes and process improvements in diagnostic products. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Biology and Biopharmaceutical Science from the Galway Institute of Technology, Ireland. Aoife is Irish.