Carla Moran is a Consultant Endocrinologist at the Beacon Hospital in Dublin. Following specialist training in Endocrinology & Diabetes Mellitus she undertook a fellowship in thyroid disease at Addenbrooke’s Hospital & the University of Cambridge, UK, while characterising human aspects of Resistance to Thyroid Hormone (RTH) for her PhD degree.
For 5 years she led the thyroid service in Cambridge, where she developed specialist thyroid services (including pregnancy, rare thyroid disorders, virtual clinics, thyroid biopsy clinic) and directed a national referral service for patients with unusual thyroid function tests.
Since returning to Ireland in 2019, she has established a national referral service for rare thyroid disease and she continues to perform research through collaboration with the University of Cambridge. She maintains roles in international societies, such as the British Thyroid Association (secretary), American Thyroid Association (History and Archives committee member), is an editorial board member for the Journal of the Endocrine Society and an invited member of UK & European guideline development committees for thyroid disease.