Dr Julie McCarthy FRCPath, PhD, Dip RCPath Cyto. qualified from RCSI in 1990 and trained in Beaumont Hospital in Dublin and the Royal Free Hospital in London. Her PhD is in the field of cellular immunology and response to splenectomy and sepsis.

Dr. McCarthy holds the Fellowship of the Royal College of Pathologists (UK) and the Diploma in cytology since 2000. Dr McCarthy became a consultant in St Mary’s Hospital in London in 2001 and was the Lead cytopathologist at Imperial College London St Mary’s Hospital for the past 6 years before returning to CUH. 

Her main interests are in FNA cytology, particularly lymph node cytology.