2021 Research

2021 Research

Irish Medical Laboratory Professionals and COVID-19: Response, Effect and Reflection on Future Practice.
James A. O’Connor, Brigid Lucey. Journal of Bacteriology & Parasitology. Publisher 30th April 2021
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Prevalence of COVID-19 Antibodies in Irish Healthcare Workers (PRECISE Study)
Prevalence of Antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 in Irish Healthcare Workers
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A snapshot of ABO, RH, and JK blood group systems in modern Ireland

First published: 12 June 2021. https://doi.org/10.1002/hsr2.292

Funding information Irish Blood Transfusion Service; ADG Department


Student Project:

The Use of a Novel Data Analytics Model in an Automated Blood Transfusion Department to Evaluate the Performance of the Ortho Vision.

Sandra King, BSc. (Hons) in Medical Science, Galway- Mayo Institute of Technology

Supervisors: Eamon Hannick, Chief Medical Scientist, Blood Transfusion Department, Cavan General Hospital. Helen Cregg, Lecturer, GMIT.

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Student Project

Current Laboratory Procedure for the Identification of Anaemic Maternity Patients at The CWIUH

Amy Tobin,
Supervisors: Mr Fergus Guilfoyle & Dr Claire Wynne

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Student Project:
Comparison of the Prothrombin Time Derived Fibrinogen and the Clauss Fibrinogen Measurement Methods and the Effects of Elevated D-dimers on these Measurements

Rachel Browne, BSc. (Hons) in Medical Science, Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology
Supervisors: Brendan Cleary, Specialist Medical Scientist, Haematology Department, University Hospital Galway, Dr Eleanor Rainsford, Lecturer, GMIT

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