Declan O'Rourke

  

  • Consultant Histopathologist, Belfast City Hospital Oct 1998-present

  

  •  Interests in Medical Renal and Transplant Pathology and Urological Pathology.
  • Lead Consultant for Renal, Transplant and Urological Pathology Belfast City Hospital.
  • Lead Pathologist for Northern Ireland Cancer Area Network.
  • Member of the British association of Urological Pathologists (BAUP).
  • CPD advisor for Laboratory Medicine in Northern Ireland (from 2008 to present).
  • Clinical Lecturer in Pathology since 1998 with specific interests in teaching 3rd year Medical students.
  • Research interests in Prostate, Renal and Bladder pathology with over 24 publications to date.
  • Lead author for Tissue pathways guidelines for Urological Pathology for the Royal College of Pathologists (2011).
  • Written book chapters in urological pathology for both editions of Histopathology Specimens 
  • Senior Registrar, Belfast City Hospital Aug1998-Oct1998
  • Senior Registrar, Royal Victoria Hospital, Pathology Aug1995-Aug1998
  • Research fellow Royal Victoria Hospital, Pathology Aug1994-Aug1995
  • Senior Registrar, Royal Victoria Hospital, Pathology Aug1993-Aug1994
  • Senior House Officer, Royal Victoria Hospital, Pathology Aug1991-Aug1993
  • Senior House Officer, Royal Victoria Hospital, Medicine Aug1989-Aug1991
  • Junior House Officer, Mater Infirmorum hospital Aug1988-Aug1989