Gilles Rohan has been a medical practitioner for over 30 years. He has worked mainly in the areas of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, and General Practice. He also has qualifications in Public Health, and Resource and Environmental Management.
Over the years he has participated in the activities of a wide variety of organisations and community groups focusing on health, the environment, and social justice, which he continues. In the current climate, he considers the defence, advancement and adaptation of models of liberal and participatory democracy to be essential domains of learning and activity for as many ordinary citizens as possible.