Professor Rónán Collins

Ronan Collins 2015 (003)
TitleProfessor Rónán Collins
Director of Stroke Services / Consultant Physician
Contact DetailsP:+353 1 414 4724
SpecialtyGeriatric and Stroke Medicine

Education & Experience

  • University College Cork MB BCh. BAO 1992
  • MD Trinity College Dublin 2002 
  • Specialist Registrar training in Geriatric and General Internal medicine at the Yorkshire Deanery 2003
  • Consultant in acute Geriatric and Stroke medicine at Leeds General Infirmary 2003-2005
  • Consultant in Geriatric and Stroke medicine at Tallaght University Hospital 2005 – current day 


  • Clinical Associate professor in Stroke Medicine at Trinity College Dublin & Honorary Research Fellow at NUI Maynooth
  • Member of the Irish Society of Physicians in Geriatric Medicine, British Association of Stroke Physicians, National Cardiovascular Strategy Working Group, Irish Heart Foundation council on Stroke
  • National co-ordinator on a number of international research projects including ENOS, TICH-2, GLORIA-AF
  • National Healthcare Innovation Award for Dublin Mid Leinster Acute Stroke Telemedicine network
  • Co-Founder of REMPAD project – EI Med in Ireland and DCU commercialisation awards 2013
  • His special clinical and research interests include stroke, atrial fibrillation , dementia, public awareness of risk factors for stroke and telemedicine