Col Gerald Kerr

Col Gerald Kerr

Col Gerald Kerr joined the Defence Forces in 1986. He was appointed as Captain Medical Officer to 28th Infantry Battalion. Following promotion to Commandant, he was transferred to Collins Barracks, Cork as OC 1st Field Medical Company in 1996. Col Kerr holds the Membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners, as well as the Higher Diploma in Occupational Medicine. He is a Licentiate of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI). Currently he is Chairman of the Board of the Faculty of Military Medicine of Ireland and is entered on the Specialist Divisions of General Practice, Occupational Medicine, Sports and Exercise Medicine, and Military Medicine. Col Kerr retired from the Defence Forces on 28th September 2019.