Dr. Lavinia Panaite

Research Fellow

Lavinia is the Research Fellow for PiNPoINT (Personalised Nutrition for the Preterm Infant), a study to validate software that will offer real-time information on the actual nutritional intake of preterm infants.

Career Profile:

  • 2018 – present      Clinical Research Fellow, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University College Cork;
  • 2017 – 2018           Paediatric Registrar at Cork University Hospital and Lecturer in Clinical Education in Paediatrics and Child Health at University College Cork;
  • 2015 – 2017           Paediatric and Neonatology SHO at Cork University Hospital, Cork University Maternity Hospital and Kerry General Hospital, respectively;
  • 2014 – 2015         Paediatric Registrar at Institute for Mother and Child Care "Prof Dr Alfred Rusescu" and Sanador Hospital, Bucharest, Romania;
  • 2007 – 2013        Postgraduate Training in Paediatrics at Institute for Mother and Child Care "Prof Dr Alfred Rusescu", Bucharest, Romania
  • 2005                      Bachelor Degree in General Medicine, University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Carol Davila”, Bucharest, Romania.


Professional Activities/Achievements: 

  • 2017 – Annual Meeting of the Irish Neurological Association, Dublin, Ireland – Oral presentation: Paediatric Electromyography and Nerve Conduction Studies at Cork University Hospital;
  • 2016 – EAPS, Geneva, Switzerland – Poster: Retrospective study of investigations and treatment of paediatric patients presenting with constipation;