29-07-2015 | Congratulations to Dr. Mark McCormack winner of the 2015 Kirker Prize

The 51st annual meeting of the Irish Neurological Association (INA) took place at the National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG) on the 28th & 29th May 2015.

Dr. McCormack's study for which he was awarded the John Kirker Prize in Epilepsy 2015 is entitled "A genome-wide meta-analysis of aromatic anti-epileptic drug induced maculopapular exanthema". 

From left to right: Mr. Donncha O'Brien, Consultant Neurosurgeon, Beaumont Hospital and Children's University Hospital, Temple Street; Dr. Mark McCormack, John Kirker Prize Winner 2015; Dr. Ronan Kilbride, Consultant in Clinical Neurophysiology and Epileptologist, Beaumont and Mater Hospitals, Dublin. (Mr. Donncha O'Brien specialises in epilepsy surgery)

Details of the annual meeting and prize winners are available on the NIA website