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EiE Workshops to Launch at Epilepsy Ireland National Conference

EiE Workshops to Launch at Epilepsy Ireland National Conference

Epilepsy Ireland National Conference 2021 On Saturday, October 2, 2021 Epilepsy In English (EiE) workshops will be
Meet Our Summer School Students

Meet Our Summer School Students

At FutureNeuro this summer we had four students, Adrian Hayes and Jesiah Meade both from RCSI and Erva Ghani from ...
Medical Cannabis and Treating Epilepsy

Medical Cannabis and Treating Epilepsy

'The saga of the appropriate availability of medical cannabis for complex epilepsy has been going on for a number ...
FutureNeuro Summer Newsletter 2021

FutureNeuro Summer Newsletter 2021

Our Summer Newsletter for 2021 has arrived! It is a bumper edition showcasing some of the Centre's highlights from ...
FutureNeuro Contribute to NAI Report on Online Service Provision Across Neurological Care in Response to COVID19

FutureNeuro Contribute to NAI Report on Online Service Provision Across Neurological Care in Response to COVID19

On World Brain Day, 22nd July the Neurological Alliance of Ireland (NAI) launched their report on online service ...
Getting to Know Our FutureNeuro Team: Rachel Stewart, PhD Student

Getting to Know Our FutureNeuro Team: Rachel Stewart, PhD Student

FutureNeuro is a  multi-disciplinary and inter-institutional research centre aiming to transform the lives of ...
MND/ALS Caregivers Quality of Life Could be Predicted by Computer Systems

MND/ALS Caregivers Quality of Life Could be Predicted by Computer Systems

  Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), also known as Motor Neuron Disease (MND) is a rare neurodegenerative
Introducing BESTS: Your Data, Your Choice, Your Clinical Trial

Introducing BESTS: Your Data, Your Choice, Your Clinical Trial

The development of a new patient centric system that will match people to relevant clinical trials in a ...
STEAM Art Collaboration Virtual Exhibition

STEAM Art Collaboration Virtual Exhibition

Discover Primary Science and Maths Programme commissioned five artists, each paired with an SFI Research Centre ...
International Nurses Day 2021

International Nurses Day 2021

International Nurses Day is celebrated around the world every May 12, the anniversary of Florence Nightingale's ...
FutureNeuro Hosts National Neurogenomics Conference

FutureNeuro Hosts National Neurogenomics Conference

Prof Norman Delanty & FutureNeuro invites you to the National Neurogenomics Conference 11th of June 2021! ...
€4.7m awarded to Irish universities in global drive to train data analysts for neuroscience

€4.7m awarded to Irish universities in global drive to train data analysts for neuroscience

The programme will see scientists from around the world working in Ireland to develop advanced data skills for ...
FutureNeuro’s Dr Tim Jacquemard Shares Research with Oireachtas

FutureNeuro’s Dr Tim Jacquemard Shares Research with Oireachtas

Following the SFI Public Fellowship grant, FutureNeuro's Dr Tim Jacquemard spent three months as a researcher in ...
FutureNeuro Presents: Responding to Covid-19: Neurologists’ Perspective

FutureNeuro Presents: Responding to Covid-19: Neurologists’ Perspective

Dr Susan Byrne started working as a consultant Paediatric Neurologist in CHI at Crumlin and senior lecturer in ...
FutureNeuro find Molecules in a Drop of Blood that Could Support Epilepsy Diagnosis

FutureNeuro find Molecules in a Drop of Blood that Could Support Epilepsy Diagnosis

Epilepsy is one of the most common chronic brain diseases, affecting over 65 million people worldwide. 1 in 115 ...
FutureNeuro Celebrates International Women’s Day

FutureNeuro Celebrates International Women’s Day

Over 50% of the FutureNeuro Centre are women. Bringing together the brightest research talent in neuroscience, ...
FutureNeuro Part of All-Ireland Multiple Sclerosis Research Network

FutureNeuro Part of All-Ireland Multiple Sclerosis Research Network

Researchers at FutureNeuro SFI Research Centre for Chronic and Rare Neurological Diseases, RCSI University of ...
FutureNeuro to develop miniature brain implant to control seizures

FutureNeuro to develop miniature brain implant to control seizures

Life-altering brain implant will sense and treat impending seizures An ambitious project that will draw on ...
FutureNeuro to trial implantable seizure monitoring device

FutureNeuro to trial implantable seizure monitoring device

FutureNeuro, the SFI Research centre for chronic and rare neurological disease, will partner with Danish company ...
Discovery of mutations associated with early onset dementia

Discovery of mutations associated with early onset dementia

Principal Investigator with FutureNeuro and Associate Professor at Trinity College Dublin, Dr Mattthew Campbell and
FutureNeuro partners with STORM Therapeutics to explore the role of RNA epigenetics in epilepsy

FutureNeuro partners with STORM Therapeutics to explore the role of RNA epigenetics in epilepsy

We are delighted to announce that we have entered into partnership with STORM Therapeutics, the leading ...
FutureNeuro delighted to be part of the LifeTime research community announced in Nature

FutureNeuro delighted to be part of the LifeTime research community announced in Nature

FutureNeuro has become a member of an exciting new European initiative, which was just announced in Nature. Prof. ...
Inflammation in the brain: not such a bad thing after all

Inflammation in the brain: not such a bad thing after all

Continuing our plain english summaries,  Prof. David Henshall, Director of FutureNeuro talks about his team’s ...
What are mitochondria and why are they important for people with neurological diseases?

What are mitochondria and why are they important for people with neurological diseases?

Here, Dr. Orla Watters, a Research Fellow from the PD-MitoQUANT project talks about her recent paper, co-authored ...
Pandemic to accelerate adoption of electronic patient portal for epilepsy

Pandemic to accelerate adoption of electronic patient portal for epilepsy

Pandemic to accelerate adoption of electronic patient portal for epilepsyThe COVID-19 pandemic is a catalyst to ...
Meet Prof. Mark Cunningham, Funded Investigator in Trinity

Meet Prof. Mark Cunningham, Funded Investigator in Trinity

Meet Prof. Mark Cunningham, Funded Investigator in TrinityProf. Mark Cunningham has just joined FutureNeuro as a ...
FutureNeuro enters new partnership with Eisai Ltd.

FutureNeuro enters new partnership with Eisai Ltd.

FutureNeuro enters new partnership with Eisai Ltd.We are excited to announce a new partnership with Eisai Ltd., a ...
Discovery of new step in how brain cells work could lead to new therapies for epilepsy

Discovery of new step in how brain cells work could lead to new therapies for epilepsy

Researchers have identified a critical new step in how brain cells function in people with one of the most common ...
International study discovers three potential new targets for treating epilepsy

International study discovers three potential new targets for treating epilepsy

A major international study has uncovered three molecules that have the potential to be developed into new drugs to
FutureNeuro researchers win best poster at ITiCSE

FutureNeuro researchers win best poster at ITiCSE

FutureNeuro researchers win best poster at ITiCSEDr. Catherine Mooney and PhD student Anna Antoniadi, our UCD-based
MicroRNA’s, will they lead to new treatments for epilepsy?

MicroRNA’s, will they lead to new treatments for epilepsy?

MicroRNA’s, will they lead to new treatments for epilepsy?What are microRNA’s and how do they relate to epilepsy? ...
FutureNeuro partners with Ulysses Neuroscience Ltd. to gain a better understanding of Fragile X Syndrome

FutureNeuro partners with Ulysses Neuroscience Ltd. to gain a better understanding of Fragile X Syndrome

FutureNeuro partners with Ulysses Neuroscience Ltd. to gain a better understanding of Fragile X SyndromeWe are ...
Will I have have a seizure today? Developing a seizure detection Device

Will I have have a seizure today? Developing a seizure detection Device

Will I have a seizure today?Will I have a seizure today? It's a question that many people with epilepsy ask ...
A comparison of genomic diagnostics in adults and children with epilepsy and comorbid intellectual disability

A comparison of genomic diagnostics in adults and children with epilepsy and comorbid intellectual disability

A comparison of genomic diagnostics in adults and children with epilepsy and comorbid intellectual disabilityDr. ...
Meet Dr. Russell McLaughlin, Funded Investigator in Trinity

Meet Dr. Russell McLaughlin, Funded Investigator in Trinity

Meet Dr. Russell McLaughlin, Funded Investigator in TrinityDr. Russell McLaughlin has just joined FutureNeuro as a ...
Meet Dr. Sasitharan Balasubramaniam, Funded Investigator in WIT

Meet Dr. Sasitharan Balasubramaniam, Funded Investigator in WIT

Meet Dr. Sasitharan Balasubramaniam, Funded Investigator in WITDr. Sasitharan Balasubramaniam has just joined ...
Waterford Institute of Technology and Prof. Sasitharan Balasubramaniam join FutureNeuro

Waterford Institute of Technology and Prof. Sasitharan Balasubramaniam join FutureNeuro

Waterford Institute of Technology and Prof. Sasitharan Balasubramaniam join FutureNeuroWe are delighted to announce
Calling all students! Register now for the Leinster Brain Bee!

Calling all students! Register now for the Leinster Brain Bee!

Calling all students! Register now for the Leinster Brain Bee!Register now for the first annual Leinster Brain Bee,
Torie Robinson of Epilepsy Sparks on being an International Patient Advocate

Torie Robinson of Epilepsy Sparks on being an International Patient Advocate

Torie Robinson of Epilepsy Sparks on being an International Patient AdvocateInternational Epilepsy Day is a joint ...
Meet Dr. Danny Costello, Funded Investigator in UCC

Meet Dr. Danny Costello, Funded Investigator in UCC

Meet Dr. Danny Costello, Funded Investigator in UCCDr. Danny Costello has just joined FutureNeuro as a Funded ...
University College Cork and Dr. Daniel Costello join FutureNeuro

University College Cork and Dr. Daniel Costello join FutureNeuro

University College Cork and Dr. Daniel Costello join FutureNeuroWe are delighted to announce that University ...
FutureNeuro to welcome two fellows under the Aspire Fellowship scheme

FutureNeuro to welcome two fellows under the Aspire Fellowship scheme

FutureNeuro to welcome two fellows under the Aspire Fellowship schemeWe are delighted to announce that we will be ...
FutureNeuro moves into Multiple Sclerosis research with new Merck partnership

FutureNeuro moves into Multiple Sclerosis research with new Merck partnership

FutureNeuro moves into Multiple Sclerosis research with new Merck partnershipNew clinical study will investigate ...
FutureNeuro Principal Investigator wins prestigious European Research Council award

FutureNeuro Principal Investigator wins prestigious European Research Council award

FutureNeuro Principal Investigator wins prestigious European Research Council awardFutureNeuro Principal ...
FutureNeuro led research project funded by the Disruptive Technology Innovation Fund

FutureNeuro led research project funded by the Disruptive Technology Innovation Fund

FutureNeuro led research project funded by the Disruptive Technology Innovation FundThe project will see ...
FutureNeuro joins Cell EXPLORERS

FutureNeuro joins Cell EXPLORERS

FutureNeuro joins Cell EXPLORERS to deliver Fantastic DNA workshops in Dublin areaWe are delighted to announce that
Researchers connect Irish and Scottish genetic maps

Researchers connect Irish and Scottish genetic maps

Researchers connect Irish and Scottish genetic maps Study led by RCSI and University of Edinburgh researchers ...
Tackling epilepsy with high-definition precision medicine: a review

Tackling epilepsy with high-definition precision medicine: a review

Tackling epilepsy with high-definition precision medicine: a reviewDr. Hugh KearneyWe have recently published a ...
FutureNeuro partners with S3 Connected Health to develop new digital therapy management and patient support solutions

FutureNeuro partners with S3 Connected Health to develop new digital therapy management and patient support solutions

FutureNeuro partners with S3 Connected Health to develop new digital therapy management and patient support ...
FutureNeuro researchers integrate genomics data in to Irish electronic patient records

FutureNeuro researchers integrate genomics data in to Irish electronic patient records

FutureNeuro researchers integrate genomics data in to Irish electronic patient records Improved access to genomic ...
LGBTSTEM Day

LGBTSTEM Day

LGBTSTEM DayDiverse problems need diverse people and here in FutureNeuro, we've got both! Research shows that ...
New research could help predict seizures before they happen

New research could help predict seizures before they happen

New research could help predict seizures before they happenResearch led by FutureNeuro at RCSI could improve the ...
FutureNeuro Principal Investigator to lead €7 million Parkinson’s research project

FutureNeuro Principal Investigator to lead €7 million Parkinson’s research project

Professor Jochen Prehn, FutureNeuro Principal Investigator is co-ordinating a new research study which aims to ...
FutureNeuro researchers involved in new SFI Centre for Research Training in Genomics Data Science

FutureNeuro researchers involved in new SFI Centre for Research Training in Genomics Data Science

Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys TD and Minister of State for Training, Skills, ...
FutureNeuro partners with UCB to give clinicians meaningful insights into epilepsy treatments

FutureNeuro partners with UCB to give clinicians meaningful insights into epilepsy treatments

FutureNeuro, the SFI Research Centre for Chronic and Rare Neurological Diseases, based at RCSI (Royal College of ...
FutureNeuro Post Doctoral Researcher awarded Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship

FutureNeuro Post Doctoral Researcher awarded Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship

Dr Gareth Morris, Postdoctoral Research Associate in the FutureNeuro Research Centre, has been awarded a Marie ...
International Epilepsy Day 2019 – Seán’s Story

International Epilepsy Day 2019 – Seán’s Story

Today is International Epilepsy Day. It is a special event organised by the International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE)
FutureNeuro Principal Investigator awarded funding to develop a gene therapy-based approach to epilepsy treatments

FutureNeuro Principal Investigator awarded funding to develop a gene therapy-based approach to epilepsy treatments

Professor Matthew Campbell, Principal Investigator with FutureNeuro and Assistant Professor & Lecturer in ...
Public Seminar 11th February – Epilepsy Research Explained

Public Seminar 11th February – Epilepsy Research Explained

FutureNeuro and Epilepsy Ireland are pleased to announce that we will be co-hosting a Public Seminar to mark ...
FutureNeuro Researcher receives €419,472 to study new treatments for epilepsy

FutureNeuro Researcher receives €419,472 to study new treatments for epilepsy

FutureNeuro researcher, Dr. Gary Brennan has received funding as part of a Government investment of €10.8 million ...
FutureNeuro Researchers part of consortium that discovered 11 new genes associated with epilepsy

FutureNeuro Researchers part of consortium that discovered 11 new genes associated with epilepsy

The International League Against Epilepsy Consortium on Complex Epilepsies publishes genetic study of epilepsy ...
€13.6m FutureNeuro SFI Research Centre launched by Minister Heather Humphreys

€13.6m FutureNeuro SFI Research Centre launched by Minister Heather Humphreys

RCSI-based FutureNeuro centre will translate breakthroughs in diagnosis, treatment and connected health ...
FutureNeuro Deputy Director receives SFI Best Reported Impact Award at SFI Summit

FutureNeuro Deputy Director receives SFI Best Reported Impact Award at SFI Summit

Professor Gianpiero Cavalleri, Deputy Director of FutureNeuro has received the Science Foundation Ireland ‘Best ...
FutureNeuro Deputy Director awarded funding from the Health Research Board and Medical Research Charities Group

FutureNeuro Deputy Director awarded funding from the Health Research Board and Medical Research Charities Group

Professor Gianpiero Cavalleri, FutureNeuro Deputy Director has been awarded funding through the Health Research ...
FutureNeuro collaborators publish paper in Epilepsia Open

FutureNeuro collaborators publish paper in Epilepsia Open

FutureNeuro Director Professor David Henshall and Dr Noelle Enright and have published a paper reviewing ...
FutureNeuro hosts national clinical conference on <br/>Neurological disease

FutureNeuro hosts national clinical conference on
Neurological disease

Clinicians, scientists and patient representatives to focus on epilepsy and Motor Neuron disease Friday, 26 ...
FutureNeuro partners with Ergo to develop e-Health  technology for people with epilepsy

FutureNeuro partners with Ergo to develop e-Health technology for people with epilepsy

Thursday, 11 October 2018 – FutureNeuro, the SFI Research Centre for chronic and rare neurological conditions based
Meet the FutureNeuro and RCSI Research Summer Students

Meet the FutureNeuro and RCSI Research Summer Students

Meet The FutureNeuro Centres 2018 RCSI Summer Students! The FutureNeuro Centre are delighted to be participating in
RCSI enters research agreement to identify genetic targets for childhood epilepsies

RCSI enters research agreement to identify genetic targets for childhood epilepsies

Breakthroughs in understanding brain chemistry point to new drug targetsDeveloping new treatments for childhood ...
FutureNeuro Director joins forces with other large EU-funded projects to organise epiXchange 2018

FutureNeuro Director joins forces with other large EU-funded projects to organise epiXchange 2018

Professor David Henshall, FutureNeuro Director and co-ordinator of EpimiRNA, has joined forces with six other large
FutureNeuro Funded Investigator Tobias Engel develops novel test to diagnose Alzheimer’s

FutureNeuro Funded Investigator Tobias Engel develops novel test to diagnose Alzheimer’s

Novel test to diagnose Alzheimer’s when symptoms are mild - presented at RCSI Research Day 2018 A team of ...
StAR Neuroscience Research Lecturer Position available in FutureNeuro

StAR Neuroscience Research Lecturer Position available in FutureNeuro

As part of the ambitious growth and expansion plans for the Centre, we are seeking an innovative Research Lecturer ...
FutureNeuro and Congenica Unite to Deliver More Accurate Diagnoses for Genetic Epilepsy

FutureNeuro and Congenica Unite to Deliver More Accurate Diagnoses for Genetic Epilepsy

Development of new software will improve treatment options for patientsNew software to deliver faster and more ...
We are hiring!

We are hiring!

  The closing date for these positions has passed. Please see our vacancies page for more job opportunities.
FutureNeuro Principal Investigator develops genetic test to predict adverse reactions to epilepsy drug

FutureNeuro Principal Investigator develops genetic test to predict adverse reactions to epilepsy drug

A study led by researchers at RCSI (Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland) and coordinated by FutureNeuro Principal ...
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