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RCSI Careers Symposium 2012

21 April 2012
RCSI was delighted to host its third careers symposium for medical students on Saturday 21st April which was attended by over 300 students. The event was organised by Dr Alice McGarvey, Vice Dean for the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences and opened by the Dean, Professor Hannah McGee.

Pictured (l-r) are Ms Caroline Smith, Ms Gina Pang and Mr Matt Rose.

Speakers were invited to inform the students about opportunities for post graduate training opportunities in the States, Far East, Malta, Australia, United Kingdom and Ireland. The symposium was composed of individual presentations followed by a number of breakout question and answer sessions. Speakers on the day included Dr James Carr, Mr. Daragh Moneley, Professor Amir Khir, Mr David Bouchier Hayes, Professor Kevin Cassar, Dr Etienne Muscat & Dr. Gerry Meachery.

The Careers Symposium is part of ongoing programme to ensure that RCSI students are prepared and well informed on graduation to join the workforce and commence their post graduate education.

Pictured (l-r) are RCSI students Sami Backley, Waleed Tashkardi, Lydia Simmons, Lolwa Al-Obaid and Fiachra Sheil.

Pictured (l-r) are RCSI students Eilsabeth Von Weaterholt, Patrick Fahy-Browne, Sean Murray, Niamh Wheeler, and Niamh Walley.

Pictured (l-r) are Dr Etienne Muscat, Mr Mitchell Barry, Dr Alice McGarvey, Dr Gerard Meachery, Dr Orna Tighe, Mr David Bouchier Hayes, Mr Fadi Ghosen, Dr James Carr.