Laboratory Medicine Directorate

What we do

The laboratory provides a wide range of laboratory examinations including scientific and clinical advisory services to help in the diagnosis of illnesses and the monitoring of the treatment of those illnesses. The laboratory is divided into six main scientific and clinical specialties and two national reference laboratories which are:

These departments carry out a wide range of examinations (tests) varying from simple to complex and report results in a timely manner to assist clinicians in management of their patients. LabMed User Guide

A booklet on Autopsy/Post Mortems - Information for Relatives is also available in pdf format.

Contact Details

Title  Name  Phone Email 
Clinical Director  Dr Brian O Connell (01) 416 2966  boconnell@stjames.ie 
Laboratory Manager  Mr John Gibbons (01) 410 3592  jgibbons@stjames.ie 
Quality Manager Mr Brian Kelleher  (01) 4162026  bkelleher@stjames.ie