Megan is a first-year PhD student here in the Molecular Rheumatology research group. In 2016 she completed her undergraduate degree in Biomedical Health and Life Sciences from University College Dublin, having undertaken a three-month research project with Prof. Fearon as part of her final year thesis. Subsequently, she successfully applied for the Irish Research Council Government of Ireland Postgraduate Scholarship which was awarded in October 2016, funding three years of research. Her research interests focus on macrophage metabolism and immunometabolism in rheumatoid arthritis. Megan has recently been selected as an EMEUNET working group member.