Gerry McElvaney M.B., FRCPI, FRCPC

Professor of Medicine

Prof. Gerry McElvaney is the Chairman of the Department of Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. He did his Pulmonary Fellowship in Vancouver, Canada and the went to the Pulmonary Brach of the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute in Bethesda Maryland before moving to Cornell-Rockefeller University in New York city. He returned to Ireland in 1996 and set up the respiratory research division in Beaumont hospital. His major research interests are in cystic fibrosis, alpha one anti trypsin deficiency and COPD