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What will prescribing look like in the next ten years?

In this article Professor Michael Barry, Consultant Clinical Pharmacologist and Clinical Director of National Centre of Pharmacoeconomics, Ireland, writes about the trends in prescribing over the next ten years.  Prof Barry will speak at the Future of Safe Prescribing Conference in RCPI on 29 March. Rising costs of medicines Each year over […]

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Opportunity to participate in external consultation process for Patient Safety Bill covering mandatory open disclosure

Have your say on the Patient Safety (Licensing) Bill covering mandatory open disclosure Submit feedback by 4 March 2019 The Patient Safety (Licensing) Bill provides for the establishment of legislative framework covering patient safety issues in public and private hospitals in Ireland. The Bill covers a number of patient safety […]

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RCPI appoints Karyn Harty as new lay member of Council

We are pleased to announce that Karyn Harty, solicitor and partner at McCann Fitzgerald solicitors has been appointed as a lay member to the Council of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland. About Karyn Harty Karyn Harty joined Council as a lay member in January 2019.  She is a […]

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Professor Louise Burke takes up the role of Dean of the Faculty of Pathology

We are delighted to announce that Professor Louise Burke has taken over the role of Dean of the Faculty of Pathology at the Faculty Annual General Meeting today. She succeeds Professor Hilary Humphreys and will complete a three year term. Professor Louise Burke Prof Louise Burke is a Consultant Histopathologist, […]

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Presidents of Royal Colleges of Physicians in London and Ireland call on politicians to ensure patient safety is a priority after Brexit

“Together we will work to continue to ensure that the needs of patients are not forgotten.” Royal medical colleges in Ireland and the UK are calling on politicians to ensure patient safety is a priority post-Brexit and is a key part of negotiations. The President of the Royal College of […]

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