January 2016 | Eanáir 2016

Success at Irish Thoracic Society

Fri, 22 January 16 15:05

Mr Patrick Buckley, Boehringer Ingelheim Ireland with Dr Sinead Walsh, St Vincent’s University Hospital and member of Professor Michael Keane’s Research Group at UCD Conway Institute


Congratulations to the UCD affiliated researchers at St Vincent's University Hospital who took a number of the awards at the Irish Thoracic Society Annual Scientific Meeting.  Dr Sinead Walsh, a member of Professor Michael Keane’s Research Group at UCD Conway Institute won the award for Best Oral Presentation while Katherine Gaynor and N Murphy won the Best Poster Presentation.

Receiving the award for Best Oral Presentation for her presentation Is Gremlin causing havoc in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis at the ITS Annual Scientific Meeting is Dr Sinead Walsh, St Vincent’s University Hospital with Mr Patrick Buckley, Boehringer Ingelheim Ireland.  Dr Walsh also accepted the award for Best Poster Presentation on behalf of Katherine Gaynor and N Murphy for their work Altered Expression of bone morphogenetic protein accessory proteins in pulmonary fibrosis.

This prize was kindly supported by Boehringer Ingelheim Ireland.

For more information, please visit Irish Thoracic Society.