Meet the Consultant

Prof David Gallagher

Consultant Medical Oncologist and Consultant Medical Geneticist

Phone: 01 4283753

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Prof David Gallagher is a consultant medical oncologist and consultant medical geneticist who works at the Mater Private Hospital, Hermitage Medical Clinic, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, and St. James’s Hospital. Prof Gallagher graduated from University College Dublin Medical School, and trained on the Irish specialist registrar scheme in medical oncology. He thereafter completed training in both medical oncology and medical genetics between Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and New York Presbyterian Cornell University Hospital in New York. Prof Gallagher worked in Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center for four years before returning to Ireland in 2010 and now runs both a medical oncology and medical genetics practice. He remains actively involved in cancer research and has retained a number of research collaborations in North America, in addition to establishing new collaborations with colleagues in Dublin, and the UK. Prof Gallagher is a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland and an active member of the Irish Clinical Oncology Research Group.