Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn

Joan Ní Gabhann BSc, PhD

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Address Dept of Ophthalmology and Molecular and Cellular Therapeutics,
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland,
123 St. Stephen's Green,
Dublin 2.

Telephone: +353 1 402 2278

Fax: +353 1 402 2453


Current position: Lecturer in Molecular Ophthalmology

Biography:  Dr.Joan Ní Gabhann obtained a BSc Hons from Dublin Institute of Technology Kevin Street [2002] and PhD from University College Dublin [2006]. In 2007 she began postdoctoral fellowship with Prof. Caroline Jefferies in Molecular Immunology Research Group, Department of Molecular and Cellular Therapeutics, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. She was awarded an Honorary Lectureship in Biochemistry in 2012, and appointed Senior Scientist for the Molecular Ophthalmology research group, 2010. In 2015 she began a lectureship in Molecular Ophthalmology. She has published extensively in the area of immunology-related research.

Teaching: Graduate Entry Medicinal Programme
School of Pharmacy
Senior Cycle 1 Opthamology
IC3 Ophthalmology

Curriculum Vitae Dr. Ní Gabhann's CV

Research Areas Ocular surface diseases
Autoimmunity, Anti-viral immunity

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