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Bookings open for Kirkpatrick History of Medicine Award 2022

Kirkpatrick History of Medicine Research Award Shortlist Announced The Royal College of Physicians of Ireland is delighted to announce the shortlist for the Kirkpatrick History of Medicine Research Award 2022. The four shortlisted applications are: Bridget Keown – “In the midst of the Trouble area during rebellion”: Gender and Trauma […]

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Prof Áine Carroll announced as new Chair of Traffic Medicine working group

The National Office for Traffic Medicine is delighted to announced Prof Áine Carroll as the new Chair of the Traffic Medicine working group. Áine is Professor of Healthcare Integration and Improvement at University College Dublin and a Consultant in Rehabilitation Medicine at the National Rehabilitation Hospital. Known for her expertise […]

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Medical Fitness to Drive Guidelines 2022 (11th Ed.) and new information leaflet on Medical Assessment for Fitness to Drive Launched

Medical Fitness to Drive Guidelines 2022 (11th Ed.) and new information leaflet on Medical Assessment for Fitness to Drive Launched The Road Safety Authority (RSA) in association with the National Office for Traffic Medicine (NOTM) at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI) today announced the publication of the […]

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EQUALS Initiative dispatches additional Medical Equipment for Zambia & Ukraine

EQUALS Initiative dispatches additional Medical Equipment for Zambia & Ukraine   The EQUALS Initiative – a collaboration between the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland and the HSE – this week dispatched further critical medical equipment to Zambia, bringing to 13 the total number of containers donated to date. The […]

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Maintaining the National Blood supply – how you can help

Maintaining the National Blood supply – how you can help Demand for blood is higher now than pre-pandemic, and supply is low The Irish Blood Transfusion Service (IBTS), like many blood services, is experiencing pandemic related challenges to the sustainability of the blood supply. As this was anticipated, the National […]

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