9 July 2020 - Myth-busting, rainbows, petechiae, toxicology, POCUS and more! The Faculty of Paediatrics invites all doctors with an interest in child health to this live webinar focusing on what's new in Acute Paediatrics. Registration now open.
Formerly the Diploma in Leadership and Quality in Healthcare. Learn how to translate theories for improvement and implementation science into tangible positive outcomes in the health service. Apply by 20 July 2020.
Sign up today to improve patient safety in your hospital
Clinical teams are invited to join a new collaborative programme to improve communication, build a safety culture and enhance outcomes for adult patients in Irish hospitals.
Elected by Trainees to represent Trainees
Voting is now underway to appoint Trainees to this Committee for the 2020/2021 training year. Check your emails for a link to the online ballot! Voting closes at noon on Tuesday 7 July 2020
RCPI Trainee Awards: Recognising excellence
Read Dr Bell's winning review of “A Trial of Lopinavir-Ritonavir in Adults Hospitalized with Severe Covid-19" and view the confirmed shortlist for the inaugural Kate McGarry Prize
Congratulations to our new Members and Fellows
In the past few months, 133 doctors have attained Fellowship (FRCPI). We also conferred 134 new Members (MRCPI) in absentia. See who has joined our College.
13 July 2020 - This webinar will provide enhanced information on the International Clinical Fellowship Programme 2021 and is open to anyone interested in applying for the programme.
International training opportunities
Advanced clinical training for doctors who are sponsored by their government, hospital or national training body. Register your interest by 19 July 2020.
The HSE has approved 80 additional places in Basic Specialist Training
The application process will open soon - Check eligibility criteria here. If you are successful, your SHO posts will be approved for BST from July 2020 and you will be invited to interview for formal admittance to BST.
Funded Research Opportunities - Apply by 17 July 2020
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Research Collaborative in Quality and Patient Safety is now accepting research proposals to support national research into the virus outbreak. Successful applications will receive funding.
The creation of more than 90 new specialist training posts in Ireland is a very welcome development, and will help to recruit and retain doctors in the Irish healthcare system.
How to join our international Fellowship community
Hospital Doctor Retention & Motivation (HDRM) Research
We want to interview hospital doctors to assess how Covid-19 has changed your working conditions. Please get in touch!
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