Researchers at UCD

Cecilia Aoibhinn Lynch

Clinical Lecturer

School Of Medicine




Conference Contributions

Lynch, A (2014) Peer groups: What works?. [Oral Presentation], College of Psychiatrist's Ireland Winter Meeting, Kildare , 13-NOV-14 - 13-NOV-14.
Lynch, A (2014) Delirium: Challenging behaviour in acute hospitals. Changing attitudes to improve care. [Oral Presentation], National Conference on Dementia Care in Acute Hospitals, Cork , 31-JAN-14 - 31-JAN-14.
Barrett, A; Kennelly, S; Lynch, A; Ni Chorcorain, A; O'Regan, N (2014) Think delirium, write delirium, treat delirium! An e-learning collaboration to improve detection, diagnosis and management of delirium. [Poster Presentation], Irish Gerontological Society Annual Meeting, Galway , 09-OCT-14 - 11-OCT-14.
Mullin, K; Wrigley, M; Lynch, A (2014) Psychotic symptoms inpatients presenting to an urban psychiatry of old age (POA) service in Ireland. [Poster Presentation], Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists Congress, Perth, Australia , 11-MAY-14 - 15-MAY-14.
Lynch, A (2013) Late onset psychosis. [Oral Presentation], ECNP School of Old Age Psychiatry, Venice , 28-APR-13 - 02-MAY-13.
Lynch, A (2013) CPD: A lot done, more to do. [Oral Presentation], College of Psychiatrists of Ireland, Winter Meeting, Dublin , 07-NOV-13 - 08-NOV-13.
Cronin, N; Kelly, A; Wrigley, M; Lynch, A (2010) Improving knowledge of delirium - Introducing an educational leaflet for hospital staff. [Poster Presentation], 6th Congress of the European Union Geriatric Medicine Society, Dublin , 29-SEP-10 - 01-OCT-10.
Wan Salleh, Z; Mannix, C; Boyle, M; Wrigley, M; Lynch, A (2010) Psychiatry of old age secretarial staff: an audit of telephone calls. [Poster Presentation], College of Psychiatry Ireland, Winter Meeting, Belfast , 15-NOV-10 - 15-NOV-10.
Moynihan, G; Lynch, A (2010) Patients' understanding of their medication in an Old Age Psychiatry Day Hospital. [Poster Presentation], 6th Congress of the European Union Geriatric Medicine Society, Dublin , 29-SEP-10 - 01-OCT-11.


Committee : Professional Competence Committee, Psychiatrists of Ireland



Peer Reviewed Journals

Lynch, A; et al (2014) 'TREM2 variants in Alzheimer's disease'. New England Journal of Medicine, 368 (2):117-127. [Details]
Lynch, A; et al (2013) 'Meta-analysis of 74,046 individuals identifies 11 new susceptibility loci for Alzheimer's disease'. Nature Genetics, 45 (12):1452-1458. [Details]
Lynch, A; et al (2013) 'A genome-wide study shows a limited contribution of rare copy number variants to Alzheimer's disease risk'. Human Molecular Genetics, 22 (4):816-824. [Details]
Lynch, A; et al (2013) 'Estimation and partitioning of polygenic variation captured by common SNPs for Alzheimer's disease, multiple sclerosis and endometriosis'. Human Molecular Genetics, 22 (4):832-841. [Details]
Lynch, A; et al (2013) 'Linking protective GAB2 variants, increased cortical GAB2 expression and decreased Alzheimer's disease pathology'. PLoS ONE, 8 (5). [Details]
Lynch, A; et al (2012) 'The role of ECE1 variants in cognitive ability in old age and Alzheimer's disease risk'. American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part B, Neuropsychiatric Genetics, 159B (6):696-709. [Details]
Hollingworth P, Sweet R;Sims R;Harold D;Russo G;Abraham R;Stretton A;Jones N;Gerrish A;Chapman J;Ivanov D;Moskvina V;Lovestone S;Priotsi P;Lupton M;Brayne C;Gill M;Lawlor B;Lynch A;Craig D;McGuinness B;Johnston J;Holmes C;Livingston G;Bass NJ;Gurling H;McQuillin A; ; ;Holmans P;Jones L;Devlin B;Klei L;Barmada MM;Demirci FY;DeKosky ST;Lopez OL;Passmore P;Owen MJ;O'Donovan MC;Mayeux R;Kamboh MI;Williams J (2012) 'Genome-wide association study of Alzheimer's disease with psychotic symptoms'. Molecular Psychiatry, 17 (12):1316-1327. [DOI] [Details]
Lynch, A; et al (2012) 'The role of variation at AβPP, PSEN1, PSEN2, and MAPT in late onset Alzheimer's disease'. Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD, 28 (2):377-387. [Details]
Lynch, A; et al (2012) 'No consistent evidence for association between mtDNA variants and Alzheimer disease'. Neurology, 78 (14):1038-1042. [Details]
Lynch, A; et al (2012) 'Genetic variants influencing human aging from late-onset Alzheimer's disease (LOAD) genome-wide association studies (GWAS)'. Neurobiology of Aging, 33 (8). [Details]
Sims R, Dwyer S;Harold D;Gerrish A;Hollingworth P;Chapman J;Jones N;Abraham R;Ivanov D;Pahwa JS;Moskvina V;Dowzell K;Thomas C;Stretton A;Lovestone S;Powell J;Proitsi P;Lupton MK;Brayne C;Rubinsztein DC;Gill M;Lawlor B;Lynch A;Morgan K;Brown KS;Passmore PA;Craig D;McGuiness B;Todd S;Johnston JA;Holmes C;Mann D;Smith AD;Love S;Kehoe PG;Hardy J;Mead S;Fox N;Rossor M;Collinge J;Livingston G;Bass NJ;Gurling H;McQuillin A;Jones L;Holmans PA;O'Donovan M;Owen MJ;Williams J (2011) 'No evidence that extended tracts of homozygosity are associated with Alzheimer's disease'. American journal of medical genetics. Part B, Neuropsychiatric genetics : the official publication of the International Society of Psychiatric Genetics, 156B (7):764-771. [DOI] [Details]
Lynch, A; et al (2011) 'Common variants at ABCA7, MS4A6A/MS4A4E, EPHA1, CD33 and CD2AP are associated with Alzheimer's disease'. Nature Genetics, 43 (5):429-435. [Details]
Lynch A; et al (2010) 'Genetic evidence implicates the immune system and cholesterol metabolism in the aetiology of Alzheimer's disease'. PLoS ONE, 5 (11). [Details]
Lynch, A; et al (2010) 'Genome-wide analysis of genetic loci associated with Alzheimer disease'. JAMA, 303 (18):1832-1840. [Details]
Lynch CA, Brazil J;Cullen B;Coakley D;Gill M;Lawlor BA;Hawi Z (2008) 'Apolipoprotein E promoter polymorphisms (-491A/T and -427T/C) and Alzheimer's disease: no evidence of association in the Irish population'. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 177 (1):29-33. [DOI] [Details]
Moran M, Lynch CA;Walsh C;Coen R;Coakley D;Lawlor BA (2005) 'Sleep disturbance in mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease'. Sleep Medicine, 6 (4):347-352. [DOI] [Details]
Lynch CA, Walsh C;Blanco A;Moran M;Coen RF;Walsh JB;Lawlor BA (2005) 'The clinical dementia rating sum of box score in mild dementia'. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders, 21 (1):40-43. [DOI] [Details]
Cullen B, Coen RF;Lynch CA;Cunningham CJ;Coakley D;Robertson IH;Lawlor BA (2005) 'Repetitive behaviour in Alzheimer's disease: description, correlates and functions'. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 20 (7):686-693. [DOI] [Details]
Moran M, Walsh C;Lynch A;Coen RF;Coakley D;Lawlor BA (2004) 'Syndromes of behavioural and psychological symptoms in mild Alzheimer's disease'. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 19 (4):359-364. [DOI] [Details]
Hawi Z, Sheehan K;Lynch A;Evans I;Lowe N;Lawlor B;Gill M (2003) 'Late onset Alzheimer's disease and apolipoprotein association in the Irish population: relative risk and attributable fraction'. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 172 (2):74-76. [Details]



External Collaborators

Genetic and Environmental Risk for Alzheimer's Disease Consortium (GERAD)

Irish Network for Biomarkers in Neurodegeneration (INBIND)