Irish Dystonia Research Group

The Irish Dystonia Research Group are leading dystonia research in Ireland. As the national representative organisation for dystonia, Dystonia Ireland, has a strong collaborative relationship with the Irish Dystonia Research Group, and a keen interest in their research findings. Extensive research into dystonia is also on-going worldwide.

The Irish Dystonia Research Group (IDRG) is focused on uncovering the cause, or causes, of adult onset dystonia and increasing our understanding of this disorder. This multidisciplinary team comprises neurologists from the Department of Neurology, St Vincent’s University Hospital, and engineers and scientists from the Neural Engineering laboratory, Trinity College Dublin (with additional national and international collaborators).

For information about the ongoing dystonia research projects please visit  Irish Dystonia Research Group website: