Graduate Studies Committee

The team below are members of the Graduate Studies Committee with responsibility for the strategic leadership of graduate education and research across the College of Medicine and Health as well as contributing to the overall University graduate education and research. The CoMH Graduate Studies Committee can be contacted by email

You can click the following link to find out more about the Graduate Studies Committee terms of reference -


Role  Name
Vice Dean of Graduate Studies   Professor Yvonne Nolan
Graduate School Administration   Ms Jane Hurley
School of Clinical Therapies   Dr Helen Lynch
School of Dentistry  Professor Declan Millet
Oral Health Services Research Centre Prof. Mairead Harding
School of Medicine         Prof. Keelin O'Donoghue
Department of Physiology  Dr Dervla O'Malley
School of Nursing & Midwifery      Dr Mohamad Saab
School of Pharmacy         Dr Katie Ryan
School of Public Health Dr Janas Harrington
APC Microbiome Ireland Dr Susan Rafferty-McArdle
Dean of Graduate Studies (ex officio) Prof Ruth Ramsay
INFANT Research Centre Prof Geraldine Boylan
Postgraduate Student Representatives

Caoimhe Lynch

Aileen Callanan

ACGSC Representative

Dr Collette Hand

Prof Mark McEntee

Representative of CoMH Research Committee Dr Ashleigh Byrne


Postgraduate Student Committee

Role Name
Chairperson Michael Vaughn
Secretary Caoimhe Lynch
Medicine - (Anat & Neuro) Rie Matsuzaki
Pharmacy Michael Neary 

Jodi Cronin

Nursing and Midwifery

Elizabeth Greene

Public Health

Edel Burton

Aileen Callanan

Clinical Therapies (Occupational Therapies) Allison Mula
Clinincal Therapies Leanne Ahern

Joanna Pereira

Cristina Cuesta Marti


Dr Carol Stephens

Dr David Healy

College of Medicine and Health

Coláiste an Leighis agus na Sláinte

3rd Floor, Erinville Hospital, Western Road, University College Cork, T12 EKDO