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Kieran Sheahan

Kieran Sheahan


Professor, MB,BCh,BAO. ,B.Sc. ,FRCPI , FFPath , FCAP , FFRCPath
Department of Pathology, St. Vincent’s University Hospital,
University College Dublin School of Medicine, Dublin, Ireland.

Bio:
Professor Kieran Sheahan is a Consultant Histopathologist at St. Vincent’s University Hospital (SVUH), Dublin and is Clinical Professor at University College Dublin School of Medicine. He trained at the Mallory Institute of Pathology, Boston, where he was Assistant Professor of Pathology, Boston University. He took up his present appointment in 1992, became Associate Clinical Professor, UCD School of Medicine and Medical Sciences in 2007 and Full Clinical Professor in 2014. He is also a Director of the Centre for Colorectal Disease, SVUH. He is the Chair of the Histopathology steering committee for the National ‘BowelScreen’ programme and is on the Working Committee of the National Histopathology QA programme of the Faculty of Pathology. He is also Director of Education and Training in the Faculty of Pathology, RCPI. He was the founding Treasurer of the Irish Society of Surgical Pathology (ISSP) and former President of the ISSP. His research interests include prognostic and predictive markers in colorectal cancer, familial gastrointestinal cancer, and application of immunohistochemical and molecular genetic techniques in pathology. He has numerous collaborations internationally, especially in the field of colorectal cancer. He is author of over 140 original publications in peer-reviewed biomedical journals, and has authored numerous reviews and book chapters. He is co-editor of the upcoming Morson & Dawson’s Gastrointestinal Pathology (6 th edition)

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