I am Clinical Head of Department of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery at Beaumont Hospital RCSI Hospital Group and a Clinical Associate Professor in Otolaryngology at the RCSI. I provide a national tertiary referral service at Beaumont Hospital for Otology and Lateral Skull Base Surgery. In addition to my special interests I also provide an general adult and paediatric ENT service privately. Vice President Irish Otolaryngology Society. Course Director National Temporal Bone Course RCSI. Honorary Secretary Intercollegiate Board in Otolaryngology JCIE UK. RCSI representative to UEMS-ORL section. Chair Skull Base Subgroup National Cancer Control Programme. President Irish Society of Otology and Neurotology. Former President RCSI Biological and Surgical Societies.
Graduate of TCD medical school. Registrar training in Otolaryngology Guys Kings Thomas rotation London. Senior Registrar training Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham. Fellowship training at University of Toronto and University of Manchester. Fellow of RCSI and RCSEngland
I am very actively involved in research and training with over 120 peer-reviewed publications and extensive National and International presentations. MD research degree on vestibular hair cell regeneration in the inner ear (Trinity College). Former Chair Irish National training programme in Otolaryngology RCSI till 2022. Examiner on Intercollegiate Fellowhip exam in Otolaryngology & European Board exam in ORL-HNS. Teacher & Examiner of Medical Students RCSI. Postgraduate Teacher of Otolaryngology Irish National Training Programme. Assigned Educational Supervisor in Otolaryngology at Beaumont Hospital. Faculty member, Combined Universities Advanced Otology Course UK. I co-direct the annual Specialty Trainee Clinical exam in Otolaryngology RCSI
Clinical Fellowship in Neuro-Otology & Lateral Skull Base Surgery University of Toronto. Clinical Fellow in Lateral Skull Base Surgery University of Manchester