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Dr Desmond Duff, Paediatric Cardiologist, to be awarded 2020 Kathleen Lynn Medal by the Faculty of Paediatrics

Renowned Paediatric Cardiologist Dr Desmond Duff to be presented with Ireland’s top award in Paediatrics The Faculty of Paediatrics is delighted to announce that this year’s recipient of the prestigious Kathleen Lynn Medal is Dr Desmond Duff, who worked as a consultant paediatric cardiologist in Ireland over four decades, caring for […]

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President’s message for RCPI Trainees rotating to new posts this week

The start of a new medical training year as 1,500 doctors rotate to new training posts Over 1,500 doctors on RCPI training programmes are rotating to new posts across Ireland on Monday 13 July 2020. This year’s national changeover day comes after months of working through a pandemic and enormous […]

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RCPI delivers its first examinations through remote invigilation

RCPI is the first postgraduate medical college in Ireland or the UK to deliver a computer-based exam to so many doctors around the world This week 470 doctors in 16 countries took RCPI written computer-based examinations through remote invigilation. That means that they were able to take the examination in […]

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How have you been impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic?

How have you been impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic? Please take our survey We know that there have been huge changes in our hospitals, in medical training and education programmes, and in our society in recent months. We are conducting a new survey (link below) to find out more about […]

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Latest winning review in Trainees’ eJournal Club – Congratulations Aoife Bell!

We are delighted to announce our eJournal Club winner for April – May 2020 Congratulations to Dr Aoife Bell, in her first year of Basic Specialist Training in General Internal Medicine, for submitting the winning journal article review for April – May 2020. Her winning submission is entitled “A Trial […]

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