Ronan Kavanagh

Ronan Kavanagh

Consultant Rheumatologist at The Musicians’ and Clinic


Ronan is a consultant physician, blogger and speaker who is interested in the interface between medicine and technology.

He has a deep understanding of the role of technology in healthcare and has one of the most visible social media presences in medicine. He is an early adopter of the uses of video technologies and social media to educate patients and clinicians.

He has worked in private sector for over 10 years, runs innovative educational meetings for doctors and is a founding member of Performing Arts Medicine Ireland and chairman of the board of Macnas theatre company. He is also a former president of the Irish Society for Rheumatology.

He has acted as an advisor for companies such as Vsnap, Clear.MD, Pubble (Learnpipe) and Fullhealth.