Dawn began studying midwifery in UCC in 2009 and qualified with an honors degree in 2013. She worked in CUMH as a staff midwife until 2016 when she joined the INFANT Centre working on the IMPROvED/Combine study.
- 2016- Present: Clinical Support Officer INFANT
- 2013-2015: Postgraduate Applied Professional and Clinical Development, RCSI.
- 2013-2016: Staff Midwife, CUMH.
- 2009-2013: BSc Midwifery, UCC.
- BSc Midwifery; 2:1
- Postgraduate Applied Professional and Clinical Development; Distinction.