Dr Eimear Dolan
Eimear graduated with a BE in Biomedical Engineering from the National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG). She continued at NUIG to pursue her PhD under the supervision of Dr Laoise McNamara and in conjunction with Stryker Instruments on the subject of bone healing. She joined Trinity College Dublin in 2014, working on the AMCARE project with Dr Bruce Murphy. Within AMCARE, Eimear worked on the development and coupling of a medical device system with smart biomaterials and stem cells for the treatment of myocardial infarction. Eimear joined RCSI in 2016 working on the DRIVE project and will use the experience gained thus far in her research career to co-ordinate the translational reality of the DRIVE project technologies. Eimear will also contribute to areas of cell culture and assay techniques (both cell line and primary culture), biomaterials and medical device design.