Dr. Rajunor EttarhRajunor Ettarh, M.B., B.Ch., Ph.D.
Vice-Chair for Education


Research Interests:

NSAID regulation of normal and oncogenetic beta catenin signalling in enteric epithelium, colon cancer, anatomical sciences education in medical curricula


Ettarh R (2016) A hybrid, practical model of application, integration and competencies at Interactive Table Conferences in Histology (ITCH). Anat Sci Educ. DOI: 10.1002/ase.1591
Bolender DL, Ettarh R, Jerrett DP, Laherty RF (2013) Curriculum integration = course disintegration: what does this mean for anatomy? Anat Sci Educ 6:205-208 (Sep 7. doi: 10.1002/ase.1320)

Cahill KC, Ettarh RR (2011) Attitudes to cadaveric organ donation in Irish preclinical medical students. Anatomical Sciences Education 4(4): 195-199

Ettarh R, Cullen A, Calamai A (2010) NSAIDs and Cell Proliferation in Colorectal Cancer. Pharmaceuticals. 3(7):2007-2021.

Meskell M, Ettarh RR (2009) Immunohistochemical localisation of renal cyclooxygenase-1 expression in non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug-treated mice. Exp Toxicol Pathol (doi:10.1016/j.etp.2009.09.006 )

Perry GF, Ettarh RR (2009) Age modulates attitudes towards whole body donation among medical students. Anatomical Sciences Education 2:167–172

Cahill KC, Ettarh RR (2009) Attitudes towards anatomy dissection in an Irish medical school. Clinical Anatomy 22(3):386-391

Cahill KC, Ettarh RR (2008) Student attitudes to whole body donation are influenced by dissection. Anatomical Sciences Education 1(5) :212 - 216

McGarvey MA, O’Kelly F, Ettarh RR (2007) Nimesulide alters cell recruitment into mitosis in murine intestinal crypts without influencing the cell production rate. Dig Dis Sci 52:1471–1478

McGarvey MA, O’Kelly F, Ettarh RR (2007) Nimesulide inhibits crypt epithelial cell proliferation at 6hours in the small intestine in CD-1 mice. Dig Dis Sci 52: 2087- 2094