Dr Muiris Houston

Columnist and Health Analyst

Muiris is adjunct professor of medical humanities at Trinity College Dublin where he teaches narrative based medicine to medical students. He is especially interested in the stories patients tell, which led him to complete a Masters in Medical Humanities at the University of Sydney, Australia.

He is an award-winning medical journalist and health analyst with The Irish Times. He also writes for the Medical Independent. A regular contributor to TV and radio, he has made a number of radio documentaries and TV programmes. Muiris holds specialist registration in occupational medicine and family practice.

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