Register your interest now for an October 2020 start date
Clinical teams are invited to join a national collaborative programme to improve communication and enhance safety for adult patients in Irish hospitals. Funding available for teams focused on INEWS or IMEWS projects.
CPD-SS - Register now
If you are an NCHD who is not in a training post this scheme gives you access to training and educational activities worth 20 CPD credits. Enrol by 30 September 2020.
Apply now to chair the Steering Committee responsible for National Specialty Quality Improvement Programmes in Radiology, Histopathology and GI Endoscopy. Closing date extended to 14 August 2020.
Registrar of RCPI, Dr Diarmuid O'Shea writes
"It will be some time before we process what we have just been through. It is hard to know where to start with what I have learnt from the whole experience myself, or indeed what I will take away from it."
Research and Publications
Dr Tom Gaffney, Member of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine, has co-authored a study representing the most extensive data set from people with insulin-treated diabetes working in a safety-critical occupation.
The Road Safety Authority, in association with the National Office for Traffic Medicine at RCPI, have published the 2020 update of the Sláinte agus Tiomáint Medical Fitness to Drive Guidelines and three additional information leaflets.
This week The Expert View podcast welcomes Dr Éanna Falvey. The Sports and Exercise Physician and Chief Medical Officer to World Rugby discusses how sports from GAA to professional rugby can all continue during COVID-19 in line with public health policy.
Guidelines published by Faculty of Paediatrics and National Clinical Programme for Paediatrics and Neonatology
Guidance for families and healthcare providers on whether children with underlying health conditions need to cocoon during the COVID-19 pandemic
How to join our international Fellowship community
Practical clinical guidance
Here we will share a selection of COVID-19 resources aimed at a medical audience, including an ethical framework for decision-making in a pandemic.
Check new exam dates here
Here you will find the new 2020 examinations calendar and Frequently Asked Questions about the impact of the pandemic on our exams.
Advice from doctors and psychologists
A new health and wellbeing resource for doctors affected by Covid-19, including tips from psychologists