Irish Thoracic Society Research Grant in Respiratory Medicine 2016-2017

With the support of GSK, the ITS was once again successful in securing joint funding through the MRCG HRB Joint Funding Scheme 2016.  The successful grant is titled “Toward host-directed therapies to overcome impairment in cigarette smokers during mycobacterial infection” by Professor Joe Keane, St James’s Hospital, Dublin.  The grant was awarded following a highly competitive and rigorous grant review process.