Research Grant Awards 2017

The Meath Foundation is delighted to announce Research Grant awards for 2017 


Professor James Gibney

To compare high-density lipoprotein function and composition in type 1 versus type 2 diabetes, and

determine their relationship to early atherosclerosis                                                                     


Dr Dominick McCabe

Optimal Antiplatelet Therapy in TIA and Ischaemic Stroke (OATS) Study                                


Professor Brendan Kelly

Psychiatric Epidemiology in Tallaght (PET) Study: Mapping Mental Health Need in Dublin

Professor Mark Little

Use of Poxvirus proteins as a novel therapy in ANCA associated Vasculitis


Dr Sean Kennelly

Investigation of early stage changes in memory brain networks in pre clinical Alzheimer’s disease                                                                                                              

Dr Karthikeyan Kallidaikurichi

Does saline injections around the phrenic nerve reduce incidence of diaphragmatic paresis following interscalene block                           

Awards for 2017 totals €318,117.00