Name: Denis A. Cusack
Graduated Medical Doctor, University College Dublin School of Medicine, 1980 (Honours).
Member of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland 1983.
Graduated Barrister [Advocate], Kings Inns, Dublin (Honours) 1991.
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland 1996.
Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London, England 1999.
Foundation Fellow of the Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine, Royal College of Physicians, London, England 2006.
Medical, medico-legal and forensic training in Ireland and USA.
1. Professor & Head of Subject of Forensic & Legal Medicine, School of Medicine & Medical Science, University College Dublin, Ireland 1999-
2. Professor of Forensic & Legal Medicine Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland/UCD at Penang Medical College, Malaysia 2000-
3. Coroner (Death Investigation Magistrate) for the County of Kildare, Ireland 1995-
4. Director (Head), Medical Bureau of Road Safety (National DUI Forensic Laboratory), Dublin, Ireland 1997- .
President, Coroners Society of Ireland 2008-2010;
Member of Council, Medico-Legal Society of Ireland;
Member of Executive, European Council of Legal Medicine;
Member of Scientific Advisory Committee, International Academy of Legal Medicine.
Special Interests and Areas of Research
Forensic & Medico-legal death investigation;
Driving under the influence of intoxicants;
Clinical forensic medicine;
Healthcare risk management and quality;
Medico-Legal Journal of Ireland.