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Professor Paul Browne

Professor Paul Browne

Welcome to the School of Medicine

Head of School - Professor Paul Browne

Trinity College Dublin Medical School is a unique institution, which celebrated its Tercentenary in 2011. The School incorporates the disciplines of Medicine, Radiation Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy, and offers six degree programmes with a cohort of approximately 1400 students. The School, through its educational programmes, strives to be innovative, research-driven, interdisciplinary and international.

Undergraduate Education

The School of Medicine incorporates the disciplines of Medicine, Radiation Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy

The School offers the following degree courses:

Postgraduate Education

Trinity College School of Medicine is an international leader in postgraduate education. The School provides a vibrant environment for postgraduate study, and currently has over 500 registered postgraduate students. The School offers over 20 taught MSc/Diploma programmes spanning a broad spectrum of medical and scientific disciplines, and research students work towards the degrees of PhD, MSc, MD or MCh.


Over the past years, the School of Medicine has consistently maintained its position as a leading Research School in Trinity College.  This outstanding achievement has been possible through adherence to a focused approach to research in the biomedical sciences.  The following research fields have been developing as the areas of particular emphasis:

  • Immunology and Infection
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Neuroscience
  • Cancer
  • Population Health
  • Genetics


  • A Biology of Brain Disorders Workshop will take place on June 28-29 2016 in the Durkan Theatre, Trinity Translational Medicine Institute, Trinity Centre, St James's Hospital.  Please visit the website for further information or download the programm pdf

  • Guest lecture on Friday 1st July at 11am in the Durkan Lecture Theatre, Trinity Centre, St James's. Prof Facundo M. Fernández. Chair in Bioanalytical Chemistry, Georgia Institute of Technology. “High Resolution Metabolomics and Imaging of Ovarian Cancer".


News Archive

Research Funding Opportunites and Deadlines

  • Research funding opportunities: 27 May 2016 (local access only)

Last updated 27 June 2016 Web administrator (Email).