Judith Coppinger obtained her PhD from the RCSI in 2004 before undertaking postdoctoral training at the Scripps Research Institute, San Diego. In 2011, she joined the University of California, San Diego as a faculty member before receiving a Science Foundation of Ireland Award and returning to Ireland. Her research is focused on using interdisciplinary approaches to decipher signalling networks dysregulated in disease. She has worked in lung research- with a focus on Cystic Fibrosis field for more than 15 years. Recent research focus has been on examining the role of extracellular vesicles in CF airway pathogenesis, COPD and lung cancer.
Title : Characterising a role for extracellular vesicles in Cystic Fibrosis and COPD