Dr Ryan O'Shaughnessy

BSID Webmaster and BSID Trustee

Dr Ryan O’Shaughnessy is a Senior Lecturer at Queen Mary University of London and leads a research programme focussed on understanding skin barrier function and through these insights, developing new therapies for diseases of skin barrier function, with particular emphasis on the ichthyoses and Eczema. Ryan completed his PhD in keratinocyte biology at Cancer Research UK, before postdoctoral training at Columbia University, NY and Queen Mary University of London. Ryan has published articles in journals such as Cell, Cancer Research and Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. He was awarded a Society of Investigative Dermatology Kligman fellowship in 2002 and the British Society of Investigative Dermatology Young Investigator Award in 2009. Memberships include the European Society of Dermatological Research and the European Epidermal Barrier Research Network, and he is on the Editorial Board of Experimental Dermatology.

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