Ray McDermott

Chairman/PI AMNCH [Tallaght Hospital]

Medical Oncology

Dr. Ray McDermott commenced his training in Medical Oncology at the Mater Hospital, Dublin during which time he completed an MBA in Health Services Management. His thesis was circulated as a Working Paper through the Business School at University College Dublin, prior to publication in a peer reviewed management journal. From there, he went to the Institut Curie, Paris (2000-2002) where he earned a PhD in Tumour Immunology. He subsequently completed his clinical training at Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia (2002-2004), where he furthered an interest in Genito-Urinary Oncology. During this training period, he published over twenty peer reviewed articles and Book Chapters. He took up a post as Consultant Medical Oncologist at the Adelaide Meath & National Children’s Hospital, Tallaght in July 2004.