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Research

Dr Breandán Kennedy BSc PhD

Honours & Awards:

Year: 1993.
Title: Ph.D. scholarship from W. Alton Jones Cell Science Center
Year: 1999.
Title: Postdoctoral fellowship from the Keck Center for Transgene Research
Year: 2000.
Title: Travel award to 4th International Zebrafish Development & Genetics Meeting, CSH, NY
Year: 2000.
Title: Postdoctoral fellowship from Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Year: 2004.
Title: Presidents Research Award
Year: 2004.
Title: National Eye Institute ¿Young Investigator Travel Award¿ to XIth International Symposium on Retinal Degeneration (RD2004), Perth, Australia

Professional Associations:

Association: British Pharmacological Society, Function/Role:
Association: Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Function/Role: *

Conference Contributions:

2003, Kennedy, B.N., Stearns, G.W., Ankoudinova I., Raible, D., Hurley, J.B. and Brockerhoff, S.E. (2003) Rx3 is required for eye development. . [Poster Presentation], 3rd European Conference on Zebrafish & Medaka Development and Genetics, Paris , 11-JUN-03 - 14-JUN-03.
Kennedy, BN (2004) Fishing for determinants of cone photoreceptor function. [Invited Oral Presentation], Centre for Integrative Biology Symposium, Dublin , 19-FEB-04 - 19-FEB-04.
1Kennedy, Breandan; 1Collery, Ross; 1Cederlund, Maria; 2Hurley, James and 2Brockerhoff, Susan. (2004) DETERMINANTS OF CONE PHOTORECEPTOR FUNCTION AND SURVIVAL . [Invited Oral Presentation], XIth International Conference on Retinal Degeneration, Perth, Australia , 23-AUG-04 - 28-AUG-04.
Kennedy, Breandan N (2004) Zebrafish:A Model Organism for Retinal Research . [Invited Oral Presentation], The Fighting Blindness Science Forum, Dublin , 23-SEP-04 - 24-SEP-04.
Kennedy, B.N., Stearns, G.W., Ankoudinova I., Raible, D., Hurley, J.B. and Brockerhoff, S.E. (2002) Visual and Photoneuroendocrine System Development in eym and TG(TaCP-EGFP). [Invited Oral Presentation], 5th International Conference on Zebrafish Development and Genetics, Madison, WI , 12-JUN-02 - 16-JUN-02.

Committee Work:

Committee : MRC Grant Reviewer 2010
Committee : MRC Grant Reviewer 2011
Committee : DCCR Ophthalmology Group

Employment:

Employer: University College Dublin.
Position: College Lecturer
Employer: University of Washington, Seattle
Position: Senior Fellow
Employer: University of Notre Dame, Indiana
Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
Employer: University College Dublin
Position: Ph.D

Education:

Year 1999 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: PhD Subject:
Year 1998 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: PhD Subject: --none--
Year 1993 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: BSc Subject:

Reviews:

Bmc Developmental Biology: Reviewer.