Welcome to Immunology
Dr Derek Doherty, Interim-Head of the Department of Immunology
The Department of Immunology (School of Medicine) is located in St. James's Hospital and provides a diagnostic and clinical service to St. James’s and Tallaght Hospitals and conducts laboratory research in immunology. The clinical areas of expertise include autoimmune disease, primary immunodeficiencies, allergy, vasculitic and connective tissue disorders. Ongoing research includes the roles of innate lymphocytes, dendritic cells, B cells and antibodies in coeliac disease, autoimmune vasculitis, immunodeficiency, HIV infection and cancer.
Left to right: Con Feighery, Serena Arduini, Derek Doherty, Yasmeen Ghnewa, Jacinta Kelly, Andreea Petrasca, Sarah Cooper, Simone Scollard, Vincent O’Reilly, Margaret Dunne and Alice Coughlan