Irene is a graduate of Bachelor of Science in Nursing Lyceum of the Philippines University with more than 13 years clinical experience with 8 years in Dubai, UAE dealing mostly in Aviation Medicine such as GCAA, EASA, UK CAA, CASA, FAA and Transport Canada.
As a DHA license nurse, she is well-known in Aviation Medicine, General Medicine, Occupational Medical and outpatient services assisting Dr Rachel Hayek over the last 8 years with her general and aviation patients.
Irene holds certifications in the following areas:
- Avmed Nurse Competency Assessment Course in Aviation Medicine by Flying Medicine and in collaboration with the General Civil Aviation Authority
- 1st Nursing Aviation Conference “Introducing Nurses to Aviation Medicine” by Etihad Airways Medical Centre, Abu Dhabi UAE
- Infection Control Course by International Health and Safety Training Center