HIHI Team

Dr. Michael Conall Dennedy

HIHI Academic Advisor, NUI Galway | NUIG

Dr Michael Conall Dennedy is a Consultant Endocrinologist at Galway University Hospital and a Senior Lecturer in Therapeutics at NUI, Galway.

He is a Galway graduate, completing a BSc in Pharmacology in 2000, MB, BAO, BCh in 2002, MD in Obstetrics in 2007 and PhD in Medicine in 2013. He trained through the HSE/HRB National SpR Academic Fellowship Programme, an integrated academic clinician scientist programme. Following this he completed a fellowship in endocrinology at the University of Cambridge and Addenbrooke’s hospital. He assumed his current post in February 2014.

His research interests centre on the pathogenesis and treatment of functional adrenal tumours, both benign and malignant. He is a member of the European Network for the Study of Adrenal Tumour working Groups for Adrenocortical Carcinoma, Aldosterone Producing Adenomas, Phaeochromocytoma and Non Aldosterone Producing Adrenocortical Adenomas. He retains links with the Institute of Metabolic Science, University of Cambridge and has forged collaborations with the Centre for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, University of Birmingham. He is also affiliated with the CURAM programme at NUI, Galway and the Translational Medical Device Laboratory.

He is the NUI, Galway director for the Wellcome/HRB Irish Clinical Academic Training (ICAT) Programme and a co-recepient of this award. He is also the director of the undergraduate MB/PhD programme at NUI, Galway. He is the Specialty Director for Endocrinology for the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland’s, International Clinical Fellows Programme.

Team Members

Professor John R. Higgins
HIHI Lead PI, University College Cork and Cork University Maternity Hospital
Dr. Martin O’Halloran
HIHI PI, NUI Galway
Professor Seamas Donnelly
HIHI PI, Trinity College Dublin
Mr. Daithí Fallon
HIHI PI, Cork Institute of Technology
Gillian Dwyer O’Mahony
HIHI Research Support Officer, University College Cork
Dr. Colman Casey
HIHI National Director, University College Cork
Dr. Tanya Mulcahy
HIHI National Manager, University College Cork
Aisling Dolan
HIHI Manager, NUI Galway
Jane O’Flynn
HIHI Manager, Cork Institute of Technology
Eimear Galvin
HIHI Manager, Trinity College Dublin
Paddy McGowan
HIHI Technology Development Advisor, Cork Institute of Technology
Noel Murphy
HIHI Clinical Liaison and HSE Biomedical Engineer, Cork University Hospital
Emily Naylor
HIHI Clinical Liasion: Clinical Research Nurse Manager, TCD
Noreen Lynch
HIHI Clinical Liaison and HSE Clinical Nurse Manager, Bantry University Hospital
Niamh Allen
HIHI Clinical Liaison and Clinical Nurse Manager, South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital
Dr. Diana Hogan Murphy
HIHI Clinical Liaison and HSE Senior Antimicrobial Pharmacist, University Hospital Galway
Mr. Dan Maher
Education and Innovation Development Advisor, TCD
Leona Halton
HIHI Clinical Liaison and Clinical Nurse Manager, Saolta University Healthcare Group and NUI Galway
Dr. Jimmy Eaton-Evans
HIHI Technology Evaluator, NUI Galway
Professor Michael Gill
HIHI Academic Advisor, Trinity College Dublin
Professor Joe Eustace
HIHI Academic Advisor, CRF-Cork and University College Cork
Dr. Michael Conall Dennedy
HIHI Academic Advisor, NUI Galway
Professor Martin O’Donnell
HIHI Academic Advisor, CRF-Galway and NUI Galway
Prof. Timothy O’Brien
HIHI Academic Advisor, NUI Galway