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Prof Michael Turner Addresses Oireachtas Committee on Health

Following a national media campaign in April of this year, Professor Michael Turner, UCD Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Director, UCD Centre for Human Reproduction, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital was last week invited to make a statement to the Oireachtas Committee on Health on the pregnancy complication of Neural Tube Defects which is a major public health issue of national importance. 

Targeting Inflammation to Fight Obesity-related Diseases

New research led by Conway Fellow, Professor Catherine Godson, University College Dublin and Professor Kumar Sharma University of California, San Diego shows that a molecule found in the body can protect against developing obesity-related diseases by slowing, and possibly reversing, inflammation.

Four Generations of UCD Medicine Graduates

We were delighted to welcome the McCarthy family to the 2015 UCD Medicine Conferring.  The McCarthy Clan can now boast four successive generations of UCD Medicine graduates comprising Dr Grace Kenny (UCD Medicine 2015), her mother Professor Geraldine McCarthy, her grandfather Dr Donal McCarthy and great grandfather, the late Dr Charles McCarthy.