Dr. Sheehan is our Clinical Director at Allergy Ireland. She studied Medicine at The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and holds an honours Degree in Biochemistry and Immunology from Trinity College Dublin. She was involved in high quality research at the prestigious Salk Institute for Biological Studies in San Diego and subsequently published in the leading research journal, Nature.
Dr. Sheehan worked in several large teaching hospitals in Ireland before spending five years in Australia where she furthered her training and gained vast insight in to the management of Allergic Disease, Skin Disease and Respiratory Disease. She worked in Tropical Queensland for 2 years where she completed her fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP). Dr. Sheehan is a member of the British Society of Allergy & Clinical Immunology (BSACI) and a member of the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI).
In addition to her daily clinical practice, Dr. Sheehan lectured and examined medical students at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) until 2020 and she is a regularly contributor to the Irish Medical Times. She is passionate about her work and much loved by patients.
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