Meet the Consultant

Prof Joseph Keane

Consultant Respiratory Physician

Phone: 01 4103920
Fax: 01 4103765

Speciality: Respiratory

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Joseph Keane is a Consultant Respiratory Physician in St. James’s Hospital, and Professor in Trinity College. He sees patients with suspected lung cancer for diagnosis and clinical staging as part of our multi-disciplinary team.  He completed a clinical and research post-doctoral fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine.     

His research interests include developing new lung cancer diagnostics; and he has published on this topic, with collaborators from Boston University, in the journal Nature Medicine. The Health Research Board, Science Foundation Ireland, and the Royal City of Dublin Hospital Trust, fund Dr. Keane’s research. 

Joseph Keane, MD, BSc, MRCPI, MRCP(UK)