Co-investigator for PELCI, Professor of Medical Gerontology at Trinity College Dublin and St James Hospital; Director Mercer’s Institute for Successful Ageing; Director of the Falls and Blackout Unit at St. James’s Hospital; and founding PI of The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA). Prior to her present appointments, Professor Kenny held the Chair of Cardiovascular Research at the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK, where she was head of academic and clinical departments of Medical Gerontology for 12 years. Among many accolades, she is a fellow of Trinity College and a member of Royal Irish Academy.