Stephen Finn

Associate Professor of Pathology, Trinity College Dublin


Dr. Stephen Finn is an academic Histopathologist with subspecialist interests limited to genitourinary pathology and cancer molecular diagnostics. He is currently a Prostate Cancer Foundation Young Investigator and co-director of the Cancer Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory at St James’s Hospital and associate professor of pathology at the University of Dublin, Trinity College. Dr. FInn qualified from University College, Cork (UCC) in 1998, completed his higher professional training in Dublin in 2005 and subsequently worked as staff pathologist and Senior Scientist at the Centre for Molecular Oncologic Pathology (CMOP) at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, USA. He returned to Ireland in 2008 and worked as consultant pathologist at the Mid Western Regional Hospital Limerick before moving to his current position.

He has PhD from Trinity College Dublin (2005) and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists, UK and a Fellow of the Faculty of Pathology of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland. Dr. Finn is member of the steering Committee of the Transdisciplinary Prostate Cancer Partnership (ToPCaP). His specific research interests are in non-coding RNA signatures in aggressive prostate cancer and the role of the Circulating Tumor Cell in progression to metastasis.