Dr Cróchán graduated from NUI Galway in 2004 and underwent basic medical training in the Mater Hospital in Dublin and Mayo Clinic, Rochester. He then underwent Cardiology specialist training in the Mater Hospital and St. Vincent’s Hospital, Dublin.
In 2011 he was awarded the Dr Richard Steeven’s Scholarship by the HSE to undertake sub-speciality training in Interventional Cardiology and Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) in Bern University Hospital, Switzerland.
GRANTS & AWARDS
2012 European Association for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (EAPCI) clinical research grant (€ 25’000).
2011 Dr. Richard Steevens Travelling Scholarship from the Department of Health, Ireland (€ 62’000).
2004 Gold medal in medicine.
2003 Society for Gynecologic Investigation (SGI) und Wyeth Ayerst Pharmaceutical Presidents Presenter Award for the best scientific abstract at the 50th anniversary of the Society for Gynecologic Investigation in Washington, DC, USA, March 25–30, 2003
2000 Pharmacia and Upjohn Gold Medal in Pharmacology Award.
Editorial Board Membership
Interventional Cardiology Review, Radcliffe Cardiology, UK, Editorial Board
Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine, Associate Editor