Academic Staff and Researchers

Staff Name Type Subject Area Phone

Academic Staff

Professor of Psychiatry and Director of Clinical Neuroimaging Laboratory

Lecturer and Co-Director of Clinical Neuroimaging Laboratory 

Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry

  • Dr. Brian Hallahan M.B., MRC Psych, M.Med.Sci., M.D.

Clinical Lecturers

  • Dr. Eimear McMahon M.B., BAO BCh, MC Psychl, MICGP, PG Cert Clin Ed

Honorary Clinical  Fellows

  • Dr. Mohamed Ahmad, MB, MRC Psych, M.Med Sci, M.D.,
  • Dr. Shane McInerney, MB, MRC Psych, 
  • Dr. Sonn Patel, MD, MRCPsych, MCPsychI, Hons BSc.
  • Dr. Diana Schirliu, MB, MRCPsych

PhD/MD Students

  • Genevieve Mc Philemy BSc
  • Giulia Tronchin BA MSc
  • Laura Costello BA MSc
  • Fiona Martyn BSc


Administrative Assistant

Anne O'Grady, B.Bus. (Hons) - Email:    Tel No.00353 91 493555

Consultant Psychiatry Staff with Honorary Positions

Consultant Psychiatrists

  • Professor Geraldine McCarthy (Honorary Professor), MB, MRCPsych, Sligo Medical Academy, Co. Sligo.
  • Dr. Sabina Fahy, MB, MMedSci, MRCPsych, Ballinasloe Medical Academy, Ballinasloe, Co.Galway
  • Dr. Alma Lydon, MB, MRCPsych, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services, Merlin Park Hospital, Galway.
  • Dr. Camilla Langan , B.Sc MBBS, MRCPsych,Ph.D. Mayo Psychiatric Services, Castlebar, Co.Mayo
  • Dr. Dimitrios Adamis, MB,MRCPscyh, Sligo Medical Academy, Co.Sligo
  • Dr. Cliff Haley, MB,MRCPsych, Letterkenny Medical Academy, Co.Sligo