Speaker

Aoife Conroy

Medical Scientist/Deputy Quality Manager

Galway Blood and Tissue Establishment (GBTE)

Biography

Aoife graduated with a degree in Biomedical Science in 2006, specialising in Blood Transfusion.  She has been a Medical Scientist in Galway Blood and Tissue Establishment for over 12 years.  Aoife developed the Serum Eye drop programme in GUH as part of her Msc. in Molecular Pathology in 2010.  Since then the programme has developed into a fully functioning system with over 150 batches produced since its introduction.  Aoife manages the assessment, donation, production, release and follow up of each batch of Autologous and Allogeneic Serum Eye drops produced in Galway Blood and Tissue Establishment.  Aoife is also the Deputy Quality Manager of GBTE.