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Dr Silke Ryan


Silke Ryan

Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor
School of Medicine
University College Dublin, School of Medicine, Conway Institute Belfield Dublin 4


Current Employment 01'17 ' date: Consultant in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, St. Vincent's University Hospital and Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Dublin 10'17 ' date: Associate Clinical Professor, School of Medicine Academic QualificationsM.D., PhD, MRCPI Publication Summary48 peer-reviewed papers10 book chapters2577 citationsH-index: 23 Grants 'Health Research Board (Principal Investigator): Targeting Adipose Tissue Inflammation by Intermittent Hypoxia: Towards Personalized Medicine in Obstructive Sleep Apnoea, 2017-2020. ' 745,209'Health Research Board (Principal Investigator): The role of adipose tissue in systemic inflammation in response to intermittent hypoxia and the importance of these events in the development of atherosclerosis; 2012-2016. ' 516,946'UCD Seed Funding (Principal Investigator): Signalling mechanisms of intermittent hypoxia-induced atherosclerosis; 2013-2015. ' 15,000'Health Research Board (Co-investigator ' PI Prof Walter McNicholas): Mechanisms of non-dipping hypertension in obstructive sleep apnoea; 2012-2015. ' 230,000Awards Year: 2015Title: Cournand Lecturer Award, European Respiratory Society (recognizes the most successful young European investigator in the broad field of Respiratory Medicine over a 3-year period)Year: 2012Title: James B. Skatrud New Investigator Award, American Thoracic Society (recognizes outstanding career accomplishments and future promise of a new investigator working in the area of respiratory neurobiology and sleep, awarded annually)