2nd February 2023

Dublin Cardiovascular Research Forum - Prof. Pascal McKeown

Location: Online Time:  18:00 - 19:00 Open to: Professionals Credits: Applied for Contact: mary.ryan@materprivate.ie

Cardiovascular Research Institute Dublin at Mater Private Network is pleased to advise the Winter 2022 schedule for the Dublin Cardiovascular Research Forum.


For further information visit: www.cvridublin.ie/education-and-publication/dublin-cardiovascular-research-forum/future-events


Speaker: Prof. Pascal McKeown, Head of School and Dean of Education at Queen’s University Belfast, UK and President, Irish Cardiac Society.

Title: "Current Perspectives on Medical Education in Ireland"

Professor Pascal McKeown is the Head of School and Dean of Education, School of Medicine, Dentistry & Biomedical Sciences at Queen’s University Belfast and President of the Irish Cardiac Society. He completed his undergraduate medical studies in 1984 and, following a period of full-time research, received the Doctor of Medicine degree in 1991. From 1994-1995, having been awarded an Alexander von Humboldt scholarship, he pursued molecular research in inherited cardiac conditions at the Max Planck Institute in Bad Nauheim, Germany. Following completion of postgraduate clinical training in Northern Ireland and London he took up a clinical academic post at Queen’s University in 1998. In August 2011, he was appointed Director of the Centre for Medical Education and then, in 2016, moved to his current post. His clinical and research interests are in inherited cardiac conditions. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the UK Medical Schools Council.


To receive a registration link please email Mary Ryan, Hospital Liaison Manager, Mater Private at mary.ryan@materprivate.ie or the CVRI Dublin team at cvri@materprivate.ie