surgeons, nurses and healthcare administrators working in the area of
retirement of Professor Kevin B. nolan and to recognise
his outstanding contribution as Head of the Department of
Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry and the Foundation Head
of the School of Postgraduate Studies at RCSI. The day's celebrations
began with a Festschrift and concluded with a celebration in the
this year's theme being the Academy Awards.
took part in the Annual ReaCH RCSI Sports day, enabling them to
develop and brush up on their sports skills.
on the International Student ambassador Programme by Minister for
Education and Skills, Ruairí Quinn TD, before attending a reception
at Áras an Úachtaráin hosted by President Michael D. Higgins.
67 RCSI students were awarded their RCSI, nuI Certificates in
Biomedical Sciences following successful completion of the RCSI/IT
Tralee International Medical Commencement Programme (IMCP)
227 future doctors from 29 different countries around the world,
graduated at the annual conferring ceremony in the National
Concert Hall, Dublin, along with a number of postgraduate awards.
An honorary doctorate was awarded to the Rt Hon Professor the Lord
Darzi of Denham KBE for his outstanding contributions to the fields
of medicine and surgery.
education was reached with the conferral of the 1000th student from
Penang medical College (PMC), a joint venture between RCSI and
University College Dublin (UCD).
were conferred with degrees in medicine, 114 with degrees in
nursing, 16 masters graduates (from both nursing and medicine) and
nine masters graduates from the RCSI Institute of Leadership.
launched the eStHeR Ireland programme, part of a European
alliance of hospitals and healthcare institutions partnering with the
developing world. The RCSI/COSECSA collaboration programme is
one of the first two approved partnerships of the programme.
Kirwan at the RCSI Open Day.
President, and Professor Michael Solomon,
Honorary Fellow, RCSI, as Professor Solomon
signs the visitors book in the President's
office during the Charter Day Celebrations.
received the highest grades of the class
of 230 medical students in her final year
medicine results, with her classmates on
Results Day 2013.