fl.1610; [Dermod or Dermoitius; also Meara ODNB]; ed. Oxford, physician
in Ireland; published Latin poem on Earl of Ormonde (1615); and treatise
on hereditary diseases (1619); ODNB DIW
Dictionary of National Biography: a son, Edmund Meara or OMeara
(d.1680), MD Rheims, 1636; hon. FRCP, 1664; defended in his Examen (1665) against Thomas Willis and was attacked by Richard Lower (qqv).
Dermot OMeara, Pathologia Haereditaria Generalis (1619),
the earliest scientific book printed in Ireland, based on Galen and Hippocrates.
See W. B. Stanford, Ireland and the Classical Tradition (1984).