May 2017 | Bealtaine 2017

Newman Fellowship Programme Dinner 2017

Wed, 3 May 17 12:23

The annual Newman Fellowship Dinner was held on Tuesday, 25th April 2017 with UCD President Professor Andrew J. Deeks welcoming Donors, Fellows and their Academic Mentors to celebrate UCD’s pioneering postdoctoral research initiative, the Newman Fellowship Programme.
 
During the dinner, Dr Seamus McGuinness, the Craig Dobbin Newman Fellow in Mental Health and Dr Charlene Foley, the Arthritis Ireland & Down Syndrome Ireland Newman Fellow in Down’s Arthropathy, presented their research to representatives from industry and academia.

Newman Fellows 2016-2017 

Abbott Diagnostics Newman Fellowship in Acute Kidney Injury

Fellow: Dr Stephen Duff

Mentor: Dr Peter Doran

AbbVie Newman Fellowship in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Fellow: Dr Margaret Walshe

Mentor: Professor Glen Doherty

AbbVie Newman Fellowship in Dermatology

Fellow: Dr Jana Musilová

Mentor: Professor Brian Kirby

Arthritis Ireland & Down Syndrome Ireland Newman Fellowship in Down’s Arthropathy

Fellow: Dr Charlene Foley

Mentor: Professor Gerry Wilson 

Baraka Iftekhar Khan Newman Fellowship in Lung Cancer

Fellow: Dr Parthiban Nadarajan

Mentor: Professor Michael Keane

Biogen Idec Newman Fellowship in Neurology

Fellow: Dr Nonnie McNicholas

Mentor: Dr Chris McGuigan

Boston Scientific Newman Fellowship in Colorectal Disease

Fellow: Dr Susanne O’Reilly

Mentor: Dr Garret Cullen

CARD Newman Fellowship in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Fellow: Dr Candice Low

Mentor: Professor Douglas Veale

CARD Newman Fellowship in Giant Cell Arteritis

Fellow: Dr Richard Conway

Mentor: Professor Eamonn Molloy

Craig Dobbin Newman Fellowship in Mental Health

Fellow: Dr Seamus McGuinness

Mentor: Professor Kevin Malone

Dansac Laker Newman Fellowship in Colorectal Disease

Fellow: Dr Cathy Rowan

Mentor: Professor Glen Doherty

Galderma Newman Fellowship in Dermatology

Fellow: Dr Helen Rea

Mentor: Professor Martin Steinhoff

Genomics Medicine Ireland Newman Fellowship in Colorectal Disease

Fellow: to be appointed

Mentor: Professor Glen Doherty

Merck Serono Newman Fellowship in Medical Oncology

Fellow: Dr Louise Elliott

Mentors: Dr David Fennelly and Dr Elizabeth Ryan

Merrion Neuroscience Foundation Newman Fellowship in Neurology

Fellow: Dr Eavan McGovern

Mentor: Professor Michael Hutchinson

Novartis Newman Fellowship in Dermatology

Fellow: Dr Anna Malara

Mentor: Professor Brian Kirby

Novartis Newman Fellowship in Rheumatology

Fellow: Professor Trudy McGarry

Mentor: Professor Douglas Veale

Novartis Newman Fellowship in Neurology

Fellow: Dr Mei Yap

Mentor: Dr Chris McGuigan

Further details are available here.