Search our Site

Sherien Akasha

Sherien Akasha
Orthopaedics Team

Sherien Akasha is a medical doctor with over ten years of clinical experiences. Following graduation from medical school in Sudan, she finished internship training and subsequently, worked in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. She went on and completed an MSc honours in Biomedical Sciences at Middlesex University in London. Her thesis was on the development of novel Applications of High-Pressure Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry for the Analysis of Glycosaminoglycans in Placental Tissues. She then transitioned to pursue surgical training in Ireland. While accomplishing membership exams, Sherien rotated between surgical departments and gained extensive experiences in Vascular, Breast, Colorectal, General and Emergency surgery. As part of advancing her surgical career, Sherien has conducted many types of research and presented some at National Conferences and carried on to complete a Masters of Surgery (MCh) at NUIG. Sherien has a particular interest in understanding the complexity of the healthcare system. With this in mind, she completed an MSc in Healthcare Management at the RCSI. She has always looked at providing more innovative healthcare and was involved in many non-clinical projects in GUH. She was part of the Surgical Kaizen team that worked on improving patients flow. She contributed tremendously to the establishment, the sustainability and creating the admission criteria of the Acute Surgical Assessment Unit. Moreover, she had exceptional input in the development and implementation of a new Electronic Emergency Surgical Admissions and Handovers Website in GUH. Sherien is passionate about innovation, medical devices, and the use of emerging technology in healthcare. She is looking forward to applying her experiences and knowledge to develop practical clinical solutions that positively improve patients and clinicians experiences. In her spare time, Sherien enjoys keeping fit, spending time with her three young children, traveling, music, reading, socialising and charity.
BioInnovate Galway

Subscribe

* indicates required

BioInnovate Ireland will use the information you provide on this form to keep in touch with you and provide you with updates in relation to: BioInnovate Fellowship and Recruitment; BioInnovate Alumni; BioInnovate Newsletter; BioInnovate News and Events; Upcoming training and events; Funding Opportunities; Research projects. Please let us know all the ways you would like to hear from us:

You can change your mind at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any email you receive from us, or by contacting us at info@bioinnovate.ie. We will treat your information with respect. For more information about our privacy practices please visit our website. By clicking below, you agree that we may process your information in accordance with these terms.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp's privacy practices here.

BioInnovate Ireland Block E
University of Galway,
H91 TK33, Ireland +353 (0)91 492 646
Situated on the prestigious campus of National University of Ireland Galway within the medieval city of Galway, European Capital of Culture in 2020, with equal easy access to the wilderness of Connemara in the west and the European mainland in the east, BioInnovate boasts a superb location.

Our affiliation with Stanford BioDesign has helped us to become one of the world’s leading innovation hubs with an immense debt of gratitude owed to Enterprise Ireland for both their financial and professional support in helping BioInnovate grow.