Speciality: Clinical microbiology
Sub specialities: Public health microbiology
Dr McNamara is a consultant microbiologist in St James’s Hospital and director of the Public Health Laboratory, HSE, Dublin, incorporating the national reference laboratory service for VTEC (verocytotoxic E.coli) and campylobacter infections.
Dr McNamara is a clinical senior lecturer at Trinity College Dublin.
MB, BCH, BAO, MA Hon, FRCPath.UK, FFac Path.RCPI
Dr McNamara has published on a wide range of clinical microbiology topics with special interest on gastro-enteric, environmental and healthcare associated infections.