Sean Ennis, PhD

Chief Scientific Officer, Founder

Sean has life-long experience in research in medical genetics. He has led and been involved in establishing collaborative approaches to investigating chronic conditions such as Motor Neuron Disease (ALS), Autism Spectrum Disorder and, more recently, Rare Diseases. He has extensive published research studies and is a frequent speaker in the area of genomics.

Sean holds a PhD in genetics from University College Dublin. He is a lecturer at the School of Medicine & Medical Sciences at UCD, Investigator with the National Centre for Medical Genetics and National Children’s Research Centre. He is director of the UCD Academic Centre of Rare Diseases (ACoRD).