Prof Kane is Consultant Rheumatologist & General Physician at the Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Tallaght and Clinical Professor of Rheumatology at Trinity College Dublin.
His principal clinical and academic interests are Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Imaging of Inflammatory Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Ultrasound guided Intervention. He has authored over 100 peer reviewed original articles and book chapters. He has lectured on the EU League Against Rheumatism (EULAR), American College of Rheumatology, Asian Pacific LAR League Against Rheumatism and British Society for Rheumatology musculoskeletal ultrasound courses since 2003 and is an active member of the EULAR working group on musculoskeletal ultrasound in Rheumatology and the OMERACT special interest group in musculoskeletal ultrasound.
He is currently President of the Irish Society for Rheumatology.