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Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists welcomes new figures that show Ireland is one of the safest places to have a baby

Maternal death rate of 6.5 per 100,000 or 1 in every 15,301 is extremely low compared with a rate of 8.8 per 100,000 in the UK 26.7 per 100,000 in the US. Figures published by the Maternal Death Enquiry Ireland (MDE) show that the rate of maternal deaths in Ireland […]

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Royal College of Physicians of Ireland wins major research award to investigate high levels of doctor emigration

Understanding why doctors are choosing to emigrate The Doctor Retention and Motivation project will seek to understand why significant numbers of doctors are choosing to emigrate and to identify solutions to help retain them. Dr Niamh Humphries, Reader in Health Systems Research at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland […]

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Eight new members elected to RCPI Council

Welcoming eight new members to RCPI Council We are delighted to announce the appointment of eight new members to RCPI Council. The new members which include a new Vice President, Treasurer, and six elected Fellows were formally approved and appointed by Fellows of the College, at the Annual Stated Meeting […]

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RCPI Heritage Centre teams up with Google Arts & Culture to make historic collections available online

View historic items from the archives of RCPI From today, over 50 items from the collections of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland’s Heritage Centre can be viewed online thanks to a partnership between Google Arts & Culture and RCPI.  This virtual collection will let people to see some of […]

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Professor Hilary Hoey wins Lifetime Achievement Award at Irish Healthcare Awards

Professor Hilary Hoey, Director of Professional Competence at RCPI was the recipient of the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award at the Irish Healthcare Awards which took place at the Mansion House in Dublin last night. The award is given to those who have made an outstanding contribution to medicine. The outgoing […]

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