Name: Mairead Bermingham

Country: United Kingdom

Affiliation:

Centre for Genomic and Experimental Medicine, 
Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, 
​University of Edinburgh.

Phone no: +44 (0)131 651 8557

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Address:

The Centre for Genomic and Experimental Medicine,
The Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, 
Western General Hospital, 
Crewe Road, 
Edinburgh, 
EH4 2XU, 
United Kingdom.

Research Interests:

  • Dental and oral health,
  •  type 1 diabetes,
  •  obesity, 
  • mental health,
  •  epidemiology,
  •  quantitative genetics, 
  • human health across the life course, and 
  • translational and personal medicine.

Biography:

Background

  • Mairead Bermingham works on the genetic epidemiology of type 1 diabetes within the Scottish Diabetic Research Network Type 1 Diabetes Bioresource (SDRNT1BIO).
  • Her research expertise and interests include: dental and oral health, type 1 diabetes, obesity, mental health, epidemiology, quantitative genetics, human health across the life course, and translational and personal medicine.

Qualifications

  • PhD. The multifactorial aetiology of amoebic gill disease in Ireland, National University of Ireland, Cork.
  • MSc. Quantitative Genetics and Genome Analysis, University of Edinburgh, Scotland.
  • P.G.Cert. Academic Practice, University of Edinburgh, Scotland.