I successfully defended my PhD!
I'm delighted to share that I successfully defended my PhD back at my university in Dublin, UCD in February.
Now the hardbound copy has been submitted and I look forward to the graduation in June!
Mending broken hearts
Really interesting read in Cell this month where González-Rosa, J. M. et al. identify methods for inducing a regenerative capacity in cardiac tissue. This could prove useful for treating infarct patients, where regenerating damaged cardiac tissue could improve patients outcomes. Definitely worth a read!
Take your child to work day 2019 at the NEI
I recently helped out at the National Eye Institute TYCTWD eyeball dissection workshop. I never remember being as enthusiastic about science as these kids were!
Cherry blossoms return to D.C. (Finally!)
One of my favourite things about living in the DMV area is the annual cherry blossom festival. It's great to get out in the good weather with a few friends and enjoy the blossoms with the rest of the crowds.