Career Options

Doctors considering joining the Irish Defence Forces Medical Corps can either apply to join the Permanent Defence Forces (PDF) or the Reserve Defence Forces (RDF).

Further information on careers in Military Medicine in the Permanent Defence Forces can be found Here

Information concerning careers in Military Medicine in the Reserve Defence Forces can be found Here

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With the current recruitment drive for Doctors in the Reserve Defence Forces, we answer your questions about what to expect if you join up!

Reserve Medical Officer FAQs