Professor Richard Costello appointed Director of Research

Professor Costello will have overall responsibility for developing research activities in RCPI.

Professor Richard Costello has been appointed Director of Research and is now leading our newly established Research Department, which aims to generate and stimulate research into doctors’ health and wellbeing, medical training, healthcare service delivery, and healthcare quality improvement initiatives.

We are committed to supporting high quality research in the area of medical education, health services and healthcare research in Ireland and has been recently recognised as a Health Research Board host institution.

Professor Costello can be contacted at or 01 863 9700.