Dr Kathryn Mulryan B.M.,B.S.,B.Sc (Hons) is an RCSI affiliated MD candidate currently working under the supervision of Professor Karen Redmond. She graduated from the Graduate Entry Medical School, Limerick 2019, following an honours Bachelor’s degree in Radiation Therapy in Trinity College Dublin. She has expressed an interest in research from early in her career and has presented research at local and international levels. On a personal level, she has an interest in travel and rowing, having had the opportunity to represent her university on an international stage.
‘Currently, my research focus is on patients who have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Historically, surgical treatment options for these patients have not been emphasized in Ireland. Under the supervision of Professor Karen Redmond and Professor Jan Sorensen I aim to investigate surgical treatment options for patients with COPD from a health economics point of view.’