About

The UCD Medical Device Design Group was founded in 2013 by Dr. Eoin O’Cearbhaill.

Our group has three key thematic areas:
(1) Delivery devices, with a particular focus on platform technologies, offering smart ways of delivering next-generation therapeutics through minimally invasive approaches
(2) Novel implantable medical devices, including devices with embedded sensors and capacity for therapeutic delivery
(3) External assistive devices, including orthotics and mobility devices
 Research Themes