Assoc. Prof Mensud Hatunic is a Consultant Endocrinologist at the Mater Private Hospital , Mater Misericordiae University Hospital and the National Maternity Hospital Holles Street and UCD Associate Clinical Professor, Medicine & Medical Specialties, UCD School of Medicine, University College Dublin. He received his primary medical qualification from Trinity College University of Dublin in 1998. His specialist training was conducted at St. James’s, Beaumont and St. Vincent’s Hospitals Dublin and Addenbrookes Hospital Cambridge England. He was awarded research degree Doctor in Medicine (MD), from Trinity College University of Dublin for a thesis on glucose metabolism in patients with hereditary hemochromatosis.