Professors

Stefanie Croghan

Co-Chair (RETAINER Lead)

I am an SpR in urology, currently out-of-programme to pursue full-time research.  I have been involved with the ISRC since 2018, and am the lead of the RETAINER 1 (RETention of urine After INguinal hernia Elective Repair) international study

Stephen O’Brien

Communications Rep

I graduated from University College Cork School of Medicine in 2016. Following my intern year in Cork, I undertook a PhD in Physiology under the mentorship of Dr. Susan Galandiuk in the Price Institute of Surgical Research at the University of Louisville in Kentucky. I started Core Surgical Training in Ireland in 2021. My research […]

Suzanne Murphy

Core surgical trainee

I am an intern on the academic track in Dublin’s Mater hospital, completing research into paediatric neurosurgery. I originally qualified as a nurse before returning to study medicine. In RCSI I became interested in research working as the editor of the RCSI student medical journal and the RCSI lead for the Neurology and Neurosurgery Interest […]