Professor Muiris X FitzGerald

Prof Muiris X FitzGerald is Emeritus Professor of Medicine and Therapeutics at University College Dublin, where he was Professor of Medicine and Consultant Physician (St Vincent's University Hospital) from 1977 to 2006 and then Dean of the Faculty of Medicine from 2000 to 2006.

He is a former 2-term Chairman of the Health Research Board (HRB) and has served on the foundation Board of the Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA), the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists, An Bord Altranais and Comhairle na nOispideal (4 terms).

In professional education, he served as Chair of the Education Committee of the Irish Medical Council for 4 years and Chair of the Medical Education, Training and Research Committee (METR) of the HSE 2006-2009).