• Sharon Madigan

  • Dr SHARON MADIGAN, RD, MSc, PhD, RSEN

    Sharon Graduated from the University of Ulster with a MSc / PGD in dietetics and commenced work in the Belfast Trust as a community dietitian in 1995. She has a Phd in Nutrition Education.

    From 2003-present she has been the performance nutritionist with the Irish Boxing Team working with young right up to the elite international team. From 2002-2009 Sharon delivered services at the Sports Institute Northern Ireland. Part of this role included the provision of nutrition education to the Ulster Rugby Academy, Hockey, Sailing, Triathlon, swimming. From 2008-2011, she was the performance dietitian with the Senior Ulster Rugby Team.

    In 2010 she started work with the Irish Institute of Sport. She is responsible for delivery and aids coordination of nutrition services for elite Irish athletes across a range of Olympic and Paralympic sports. She is currently a member of the science and medical team of the Olympic Council of Ireland and was the performance nutritionist with the Irish Team in London.

     

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