Dr Cara Martin is an Assistant Professor in Molecular Pathology and Tumour Biology at the Department of Histopathology at Trinity College Dublin. She leads the Cervical Cancer Research Group based in the Coombe Women and Infant’s University Hospital. Her research programme consists of translational health services based research and some basic research approaches in female gynecological cancers. She is co-founder, lead investigator and programme manager of CERVIVA, The Irish Cervical Screening Research Consortium, which is a health services based research programme aimed at supporting CervicalCheck, the National Cervical Screening Programme. Dr Martin leads the molecular epidemiology workpackages within the various CERVIVA projects and is leading the HPV primary screening pilot study. She is PI on a number of European FP7 funded projects in the area of cervical cancer screening and diagnostics, including SYSTEMCERV, AUTOCAST, MicroActive. To date, she has published 57 peer reviewed articles and 13 book chapters her H index is 23 and she has >2500 citations.
Department of Histopathology
Trinity College Dublin