Consultants A - Z

Prof. Sean Murphy


  • General Medicine
  • Medicine for the Elderly
  • Stroke

01 803 4824


Current Appointments

Consultant Physician at

  • Mater Misericordiae University Hospital
  • Mater Private Hospital
  • Bons Secours Hospital

Special Interests

  • Stroke
  • Osteoporosis


  • MB Bch BAO, National University of Ireland, 1983
  • Medical SHO - Cork Voluntary Hospitals Scheme
  • Medical Registrar - University College Hospital Galway
  • Internal Medicine Residency - University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison, WI, USA
  • Geriatric Medicine Fellowship - The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
  • Clinical Gerontology Research Fellowship - Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK
  • Senior Registrar in General and Geriatric Medicine - John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK


Post-graduate Distinctions:

  • Membership of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland MRCPI, May 1986
  • Membership of the Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom, MRCP (UK), November 1986.
  • Diplomate of American Board of Internal Medicine (USA) September 1989 (99th percentile score).
  • MD degree, National University of Ireland, June 1994.
  • Foreign Medical Graduates Examination in the Medical Sciences (FMEGEMS), USA July 1983
  • Federal Licensing Examination (FLEX) USA July 1988.
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland FRCPI 1997
  • In-training Examination for Medical Trainees (American College of Physicians) – 2001. (99th percentile score)
  • RCSI Undergraduate Dean, Midland Regional Hospital Mullingar
  • Senior Lecturer in Medicine, RCSI Medical School 2004
  • Associate Professor of Medicine, RCSI Medical School  October 2008
  • Fellow of the American Heart Association (FAHA)
  • Fellow of American College of Physicians, FACP, November 2009
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh, November 2009

Current Membership

  • American Stroke Association
  • British Association of Stroke Physicians
  • World Stroke Organisation
  • European Stroke Organisation
  • National Stroke Association (USA)
  • Irish Geriatrics Society
  • British Geriatrics Society
  • American Geriatrics Society
  • National Osteoporosis Society UK
  • American Society of Bone and Mineral Research

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