Research is a cornerstone of any hospital. Letterkenny Hospital intends to build on its solid platform of research and bring it to national and international standards.

An increased population in Co. Donegal coupled with increased demands for multi-disciplinary care, lends itself to the Academy’s plans for more in-depth clinical research.

We intend to undertake research in the following areas:

  • Oncology Trials
  • Renal
  • Breast
  • Respiratory
  • Cardiac
  • Emergency Medicine
  • AnaesthesiaThe Donegal Clinical and Research Academy intends to host an annual Medical Research Conference dedicated to informing our teams on the latest international clinical developments.