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Dr John O'Connor BA (MOD), PhD.

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Title Senior Lecturer
Address School of Biomolecular & Biomed Science
Conway Institute
Dublin 4
Telephone: Ext. 6765


2010 - Conway Fellow

2009-2012: Head of Neuroscience

2009-2012: Adjunct Senior Lecturer, Neurochemistry Research Unit, Department of Chemistry, NUIM, Maynooth, Co Kildare

2004 to 2011: Chief Executive Officer (General Secretary), Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland.

2003-2004: President, Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland, Biomedical Sciences Section.

2000 to 2006: Co-ordinator of Conway PRTLI Neuroscience in the Conway Institute of Biomolecular & Biomedical Research.

1998: Senior Lecturer in Physiology, Department of Human Anatomy & Physiology, University College Dublin.

1998: Certificate in Health and Safety at work, University College Dublin.

1994 to 1998 College Lecturer, Department of Human Anatomy & Physiology, University College Dublin.

1991 to 1993: HRB Post Doctoral Fellow, Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics, TCD, Dublin 2.

1989 to 1991: Glaxo funded Post Doctoral Fellowship, The London Hospital and Queen Mary & Westfield College, London.

1986 to 1989: PhD in Pharmacology, Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Trinity College Dublin.

1981 to 1985: BA (Mod) in Physiology, Trinity College Dublin

John O'Connor, Conway, UCD SBBS, B.Sc. Neuroscience, long-term potentiation, hippocampus, tumor necrosis factor alpha, glutamate, fast cyclic voltammetry, dopamine release, Royal academy of medicine in Ireland