Mairead Bermingham

Research Fellow in Epidemiology

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.

 

 

Research activities

Project activity

A pilot study on the genetic epidemiology of oral health disorders with in the Generation Scotland cohort