Michelle O’Shaughnessy, MB BCh BAO MS MD
Michelle O’Shaughnessy is a Consultant Nephrologist at University Hospital Galway, Ireland. She is a Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology and of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland. She has a clinical and academic subspecialist interest in Glomerular Diseases and has published over 50 peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts predominantly focusing on glomerular disease epidemiology and clinical outcomes. Current research funding from the Health Research Board (Ireland) and Irish Kidney Association supports research examining patient-reported outcomes in patients with glomerular disease.
Dr. O’Shaughnessy joined the KDIGO Executive Committee in 2023, having previously contributed to KDIGO Controversies Conferences on Complement-mediated Kidney Disease (Barcelona, 2015) and Glomerular Diseases (Singapore, 2017).