Dr Emmet Jordan
Dr Emmet Jordan graduated from U.C.D and upon completion of the basic specialist training program embarked on an oncology career working as a registrar in the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital. He enrolled on to the Oncology Specialist Registrar Program thereafter working in various cancer centres in Ireland as well as completing a graduate certificate in Palliative Care in U.C.D. In 2013, he was awarded a three year Advanced Oncology Fellowship in Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York with a focus on translational research based in Dr David Solit’s laboratory.
Under the mentorship of Dr David Solit, Director, Marie-Josée & Henry R. Kravis Center for Molecular Oncology and Dr Gopa Iyer M.D he has worked on appraising molecular approaches to cancer therapy in the laboratory and clinical setting. In 2016, he was awarded an Americal Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Young Investigator Award for his project assessing molecular alterations in bladder cancer.
During his time at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Dr Jordan has published his research in peer reviewed journals and completed an M.D. thesis program. In August 2017, Dr Jordan has returned to Ireland working as a Consultant Medical Oncologist in University Hospital Waterford.