Prof. Amar Agha MB, MD, FRCPI

Prof. Amar Agha MB, MD, FRCPI, is a Consultant Pituitary Endocrinologist at Beaumont Hospital and Clinical Professor of Endocrinology at the  Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland . Since 2014, he has been the Senior Editor of BMC Endocrine Disorders. 

He graduated from Trinity College in 1995 and underwent basic medical training followed by specialist training in Endocrinology and Diabetes in Dublin. He subsequently had research and clinical fellowship posts at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham and at St. Bartholomew’s hospital in London before returning to Dublin in 2006. 

Prof.  Agha’s research interests include the areas of pituitary dysfunction after head trauma and radiotherapy, glucocorticoids replacement therapy and the interaction between growth hormone and the thyroid and adrenal axes. He has more than 100 peer reviewed publications on pituitary and endocrine topics. He is the recipient of several national and international research and publication awards.