Assoc Prof Leonie Young

The Endocrine Oncology Research Group is lead by Dr. Leonie Young and is based at York House, RCSI, St Stephen’s Green. Dr Young graduated from Trinity College Dublin and completed her PhD training at University College Dublin in 1997. Since 2001, Dr Young has led the breast cancer research group and in that time has published a number of papers in internationally peer reviewed scientific journals in addition to securing grant funding, most notably in the form of a Science Foundation Ireland Principal Investigator Programme award in 2008. Dr Young also has many breast cancer researchers on her team please see below for a list of current breast cancer researchers:

Post Doctoral Fellows
Dr. Marie McIlroy
Dr. Christopher Byrne
Dr. Jean McBryan

Post Graduate Researchers
Fiona Bane
Sinead Cocchiglia
Jane O’Hara
Sarah Theissen
Claire Walshe
Eamon Hughes
Katie O’Brien
Damir Vareslija
Damian McCartan
Wael Shabo
Catherine de Blacam
Gemma Solon