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About Us

The haematology laboratory is part of the Clinical Directorate of Laboratory Medicine.

The  laboratory provides a range of diagnostic and clinical services to Rotunda Hospital. The Department includes :

  • General coagulation 
  • Specialist coagulation - acquired and congenital thrombophilia screening
  • Malaria screening
  • Adult haemoglobinopathy screening
  • Newborn haemoglobinopathy screening 
  • Point of care 

These sub disciplines allow for diagnosis of haematological abnormalities in pregnancy and the newborn. Antenatal and newborn haemoglobinopathy screening, and thrombophilia screening including required molecular diagnosis aids the diagnosis and management of patients.  The department complies with the International Standard ISO15189 and POC ISO 22870 standard, and the regulations, policies, and terms and conditions of the Irish National Accreditation Board.


01 817 6863

Clinical Team


Consultant Adult Haematologist

Dr Fionnuala Ni Ainle-  (contact)

Consultant Newborn Haematologist 

Dr Melanie Cotter - (contact)

Medical Scientific Team

Chief: Deirdre Murphy (contact)

Senior & T&D Coordinator: Ciaran Mooney (contact)

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