RCPI publishes 2021/22 Annual Report

RCPI publishes 2021/22 Annual Report

The Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI) has published its 2021/22 Annual Report. The annual report reflects on the achievements of RCPI over the previous 12 months. The report also outlines progress made to date under RCPI’s Strategic Plan 2021 - 2024.

Speaking about the annual report, Prof Mary Horgan, President of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland said: "It gives me such great pleasure to present the Royal College of Physicians Annual Report 2021 – 2022; a reflection of all that we have achieved in what continue to be challenging times. I am always heartened by the commitment to continuous learning and passion for patient care displayed by our Trainees, Members and Fellows and the College’s endeavors to match that dedication in all that we do."

Among the highlights of the 2021/22 Annual Report are:

  • RCPI’s community of Members and Fellows continues to grow with over 500 new Members and 69 new Fellows conferred since July 2021 over six virtual, and hybrid ceremonies.
  • RCPI delivered CPD opportunities to more than 93,300 Learners
  • Dr Jeffrey Drazen and Mr Michael Dowling admitted as Honorary Fellows for their respective contributions to healthcare
  • St Luke’s Symposium 2021 welcomed in excess of 1,300 doctors virtually over three days of events

Dr Terry McWade, CEO of Royal College of Physicians of Ireland said: "It has been a busy and exciting year in the College. The theme of innovation and transformation continues to be a core focus. The last year saw the College continue to adapt to the challenges posed by COVID 19 while maintaining the ability to innovate, increase engagement with Trainees, Members and Fellows, and strengthen our financial position."

The annual report also reflects on the achievements of each of RCPI's Faculties and Institutes, history and heritage, governance and financial reports.

The 2021/22 Annual Report was officially launched at the Annual Stated Meeting which took place on Tuesday, 18 October 2022.

Royal College of Physicians of Ireland Annual Report 2021/22

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