Ms Niamh Hynes, MD MRSC

Ms Niamh Hynes is a Vascular & Endovascular Surgical Registrar at the Galway Clinic, Clinical Lecturer in Endovascular Surgery at the National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG), and co-founder of the Western Vascular Institute (WVI), a leading international vascular research foundation. In terms of clinical research she has over 45 international papers, book chapters, 250 abstracts, 150 international presentations, and 50 national presentations. Her research portfolio has been recognised by 15 international awards. The National Institute of Health in the USA cited her publication on cost-effectiveness of endovascular aortic repair as one of the most ground-breaking in this field in the last decade. She completed her MD higher degree, on microarray analysis of in-stent restenosis in Metabolic Syndrome, having established a dedicated and unique endovascular carotid stenting model in the Zucker rat.