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

Sarah O'Neill PhD

Sarah O Neill

Contact details

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

Telephone: +353 1 402 2349

Fax: +353 1 402 2453


Current position: Biomedical Research Lecturer, Director of the Research Summer School

Biography:   Sarah O'Neill received her PhD from Trinity College Dublin in 2001. In 2002, she received a Postdoctoral Research Fellowship from the Health Research Board, Dublin. Sarah did her postdoctoral training in the Department of Clinical Pharmacology in the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) and in the Biomedical Diagnostic Institute (BDI). In 2007 she was appointed as a Biomedical Research Lecturer in RCSI. In 2010, she was the progenitor of the RCSI Research Summer School, now in its 7th year, Sarah continues in her role as Director of the RCSI Research Summer School. Sarah is the Academic Lead and Faculty Advisor for ICHAMS, International Conference for Healthcare and Medical Students, an undergraduate research conference for students by students, which won the Student Project of the Year Award at the Irish Healthcare Awards in 2013. Sarah research interests include Redox and Thrombosis. She has recently graduated 2 PhD students. In 2015 Sarah completed her Postgraduate Diploma in Healthcare Professions Education.  She was awarded the Dean Academic Award in 2015.

Director of RCSI Research Summer School 
Undergraduate Medical Programmes
School of Pharmacy
School of Postgraduate Studies

Curriculum Vitae:  Dr. O'Neill's CV

Research Areas:    Dr. O'Neill's research explores the impact of oxidative stress and redox on both integrin and platelet function. Her studies aim to show the implications these have for thrombosis in Cardiovascular and Inflammatory Diseases.

Research:  Dr. O'Neill's research

Publications: Dr. O'Neill's publications