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The Royal College of Physicians of Ireland awarded Investors in Diversity Silver accreditation

The Royal College of Physicians of Ireland is delighted to be awarded Investors in Diversity Silver accreditation from the Irish Centre for Diversity in recognition of our commitment to a diverse and equal workplace. Silver accreditation affirms that as an organisation we have been benchmarked against other bodies and have […]

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EQUALS Initiative visits Zambia

A delegation from the EQUALS Initiative revisited Zambia, almost four years after their last trip. The group was led by Prof Frank Murray, past President of RCPI, and also included John Magner, Eoghan Hayden, Karl Bergin and Katerina Prazakova. The purpose of the visit was to reengage with our Zambian […]

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Faculty of Paediatrics celebrates 40 years

The Faculty of Paediatrics celebrated its 40th anniversary with a special event­. The Past Present and Future of the Faculty of Paediatrics: A Celebration of 40 years took place on October 21st as part of the Annual Faculty of Paediatrics Autumn Conference and AGM. The event marked the remarkable success story […]

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Faculty of Occupational Medicine launches new strategy

The Faculty of Occupational Medicine has launched its new strategy, Advocating for the Value of Occupational Health in Ireland 2023 – 2026. The aim of our strategy is to enhance understanding of what Occupational Health is and its importance and relevance to the health and well-being of our nation. The […]

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Basic Specialist Training: Q&A with trainee Dr Marah Shaikh Yousef

Basic Specialist Training (BST) is the first step towards specialisation in medicine. It is a hospital-based training programme completed in Senior House Officer (SHO) posts. It prepares you for Higher Specialist Training, which is the final stage of training. Ahead of the closing date for applications for BST, we spoke […]

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