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Mr Thomas Jacob

Specialities

Urology

Biography

Professor Kiernan is a graduate of University College Dublin (M.B. B.Ch. B.A.O. 1999). He completed his medical residency and early cardiology training in Ireland and the USA. He was awarded his MD Thesis (Cellular therapies for Cardiovascular Disease) from Mayo Clinic, Minnesota USA. He then pursued a fellowship in Interventional and Structural Cardiology in Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston USA (2007-2009). He took up post of Consultant Cardiologist in Cork University Hospital, 2009 and moved to University Hospital Limerick 2012 where he was promoted to Clinical Lead for Cardiology, UL Hospitals Group and Associate Professor of Medicine – Graduate Entry Medical School, University of Limerick. Since in post, he has spearheaded the introduction of 24/7 ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) service for the region aswell as multi-disciplinary heart team meetings, structural heart disease programme for the region and development of a cardiology research team which partake in both national and international clinical trials and research projects.

Contact Details

Nenagh Hospital

Urology

Aine Ryan

aine.ryan@hse.ie

Phone: 067 42369

St John's Hospital

Urology

Laura Drinan

laura.drinan@stjohnshospital.ie

Phone: 061 462207

University Hospital Limerick

Urology

Margaret Madden

Margaret.madden@hse.ie

Phone: 061 482431