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James Jones

Full Professor Of Anatomy
School of Medicine
01 716 6622
University College Dublin, School of Medicine, Health Sciences Centre Belfield Dublin 4

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BIO

2012-present Professor of Anatomy, UCD2002-2012 Senior Lecturer in Physiology UCD2002 MD (NUI) by published work1995-2002 College Lecturer Physiology UCD1993-1995 Wellcome Trust Lectureship RFHSM London1993 PhD University of London1989-1990 Lecturer in Physiology University College Dublin 1989 BSc(Hons) Physiology First class honours University College Dublin1987 MB BCh BAO University College DublinI am a neuroanatomist interested in autonomic control of the gastrointestinal tract and cardiorespiratory systems. At present I am working collaboratively with colorectal surgeons on the neural control systems of defaecation and the anal canal. Our objective is to refine the medical devices that are used in cases of faecal incontinence. I also have an active research interest in 3D printing in Anatomy, artificial muscles and neural prosthetic interfaces.

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

  • House Officer
    Sligo General Hospital, Cardiology30 Dec 1999 - 30 Dec 1999
  • Medical Demonstrator
    University College Dublin, Department of Physiology and Histology30 Dec 1999 - 30 Dec 1999
  • Assistant Lecturer
    University College Dublin, Department of Physiology and Histology30 Dec 1999 - 30 Dec 1999
  • Research Fellow
    Royal Free School of Medicine, Department of Physiology30 Dec 1999 - 30 Dec 1999
  • Lecturership
    Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, Department of Physiology30 Dec 1999 - 30 Dec 1999
  • Lecturer
    University College Dublin, Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology30 Dec 1999 - 30 Dec 1999

NON-ACADEMIC POSITIONS

  • House Officer
    Mater Hospital Dublin, General Surgery30 Dec 1999 - 30 Dec 1999

DEGREES

  • BSc
    University College Dublin
  • MB BCh BAO
    University College Dublin
  • PhD
    University of London