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Dr Rhona Mahony was the first female master of Holles St Maternity hospital. Photo: David Conachy

Dr Rhona Mahony was the first female master of Holles St Maternity hospital. Photo: David Conachy

Dr Noirin Russell, an obstetrician gynaecologist based in Cork.

Dr Noirin Russell, an obstetrician gynaecologist based in Cork.

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Dr Rhona Mahony was the first female master of Holles St Maternity hospital. Photo: David Conachy

When the advert for the position of master of the Rotunda was posted last December, the furore that the appointment process would cause could not have been anticipated.

The Irish Independent revealed this week that the outgoing master of the Rotunda was on the panel that appointed one of his private business partners as his successor.


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