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Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 123 St Stephens Green, Dublin 2, Ireland

Hugh Kearney

SFI Centre: FutureNeuro
TCD - Trinity College Dublin

Domain / Application Expertise


Dr Hugh Kearney completed a PhD in University College London investigating the use of spinal cord MRI in MS and its association with disability. He completed his clinical training in neurology in Ireland, including a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in genomics with FutureNeuro. He currently works as a consultant neurologist in St James's Hospital, and is leading the newly established MS unit. He is also part of the Academic Unit of Neurology in Trinity College Dublin, and is developing a research group focused on translational research in multiple sclerosis, including the development of diagnostic biomarkers.

Research Keywords
Biomarkers, Multiple Sclerosis