Latest News

UCD Epilepsy Study features in Fingal Independent

Mon, 26 June 17 10:14

Post-doctoral fellow Dr Ailbhe Benson and MD scholar Dr Alex Gunko were recently interviewed by Fingal Independent regarding the ESBACE project, a European-wide study of epilepsy. The study, which includes 19 European centres, is led in Ireland by Dr Christine Linehan, Director of the UCD Centre for Disability Studies.  The article features Mr Johnny Woodlock who describes his experience of epilepsy. Individuals living in the study region of Balbriggan, Balrothery, Balllyboghill, Garristown, Loughshinny, Lusk, Oldtown, Naul, Rush, and Skerries will receive an invitation to participate in ESBACE from their GP or neurology clinic. For further information, contact the research team at

[Click here for a Large jpg of article]