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150 Healthcare Professionals Graduate at RCSI Postgraduate Conferring Ceremony

12 December 2011
150 healthcare professionals were conferred with postgraduate awards at a conferring ceremony in the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) on Monday 12th December 2011. These included Fellowships of RCSI in Cardiothoracic Surgery, General Surgery, Neurosurgery, Otolaryngology, Paediatric Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery and Urology.

 

RCSI Conferring
Pictured (l-r) are Mr. Niall Kelly (Membership of RCSI); Ms. Anna Walsh (Membership of RCSI); Mr. John Sullivan (Membership of RCSI)

Memberships of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland including Ophthalmology were also awarded as well as Fellowships and Memberships of the Faculties of Radiologists, Dentistry and Nursing & Midwifery.

Postgraduate Conferring
Pictured (l-r) Professor Conor Murphy, Professor of Ophthalmology, RCSI; Professor Eilis McGovern, President, RCSI; Mr Ali Jalil Awad,(Fellowship of RCSI Ad Eundem); Professor Cathal Kelly, Chief Executive/ Registrar, RCSI.

A Fellowship of RCSI Ad Eundem was awarded to Ali Jalil Awad. Emer Lang received an RCSI Surgical Travelling Fellowship and an RCSI Surgical Grant was awarded to Rowan Casey.

Postgraduate Conferring
Pictured (l-r) are Mr. Muhammad Mughees Zafar (Membership of RCSI); Professor Eilis McGovern, President, RCSI; Mr. Haseeb Anwar Khokhar (Membership of RCSI); Mr. Muhammad Imran Aslam (Membership of RCSI).

Fellowships of the Faculty of Radiologists Ad Eundem were awarded to Josephine Barry, Raymond Fielding, Charles Gillham and Leo Lawler.  Fellowships of the Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery Ad Eundem were conferred on Ann Begley and Charles Docherty and a Fellowship by Special Election was awarded to Thomas Kearns.

Postgraduate Conferring
Pictured (l-r) are Dr. Charles Gillham (Fellowship of the Faculty of Radiologists RCSI Ad Eundem); Dr. Barry Kelly, Honorary Secretary, Faculty of Radiologists , RCSI; Dr. Patricia Daly (Fellowship in Radiation Oncology); Dr. Ciara Lyons, (Fellowship in Radiation Oncology).

Speaking at the conferring ceremony, Professor Eilis McGovern, President of RCSI congratulated new Members and Fellows on their success in reaching this exciting milestone in their careers and wished them all the very best as they continued to strive for their goals.

 Postgraduate Conferring
Pictured (l-r) are Charles Docherty (Fellowship of the Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery Ad Eundem); Professor Seamus Cowman, Head of Department, Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery, RCSI; Dr. Aine Colgan, Dean of the Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, RCSI; Ann Begley (Fellowship of the Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery Ad Eundem)

Postgraduate Conferring
Pictured (l-r) are Mr. Sean Sheridan, Inspections & Recognition Committee Chair; Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI. Dr. Hieba Elkomy (Membership of the Faculty of Dentistry); Dr. Peter Cowan; Dr. Nada Mahmoud (Membership of the Faculty of Dentistry); Dr. John Walsh, Vice-Dean, Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI; Dr. Declan Corcoran; Board Member, Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI.

Postgraduate Conferring
Pictured (l-r) are Dr. John Walsh, Vice-Dean, Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI; Dr. Hadeel Al-Ateeqi (Fellowship in General Dental Surgery); Mr. Sean Sheridan, Inspections & Recognition Committee Chair; Faculty of Dentistry, RCSI.

Postgraduate Conferring
Pictured (l-r) are Dr. Leo Galvin (Fellowship in Radiodiagnosis); Dr. Adrian Brady, Dean, Faculty of Radiologists, RCSI; Dr. Sarah Barrett (Fellowship in Radiodiagnosis).