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Master's candidates graduate from RCSI Dubai

04 December 2014

RCSI Dubai has presented 69 graduates with Master's degrees at its conferring ceremony at the Mohammed Bin Rashid Academic Medical Center in Dubai. The graduates were presented with their certificates by Sheikh Mansoor Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum. 
 

The platform party and graduates on stage
 
The graduates represent a broad spectrum of health professionals and include doctors, nurses, health managers, pharmacists and lab technicians who come from a wide variety of public and private health sector organisations.
41 graduates were conferred with an MSc in Healthcare Management, 22 were conferred with an MSc in Quality & Safety in Healthcare Management and 6 were conferred with a Postgraduate Diploma. 
 

 
Professor Ciaran O'Boyle, Director of the Institute of Leadership said "This conferring represents the highlight of our academic year. It is wonderful to see our graduates develop into the kind of leaders who can contribute to the ongoing development of healthcare in the UAE."
 

Sheikh Mansoor Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum greets (l-r) Prof O'Boyle, Prof Cathal Kelly, CEO/Registrar, RCSI; and Mr Declan Magee, President of RCSI.

Established in 2005, RCSI Dubai provides postgraduate education and training through the RCSI Institute of Leadership (IoL). Currently RCSI Dubai has 186 students enrolled on its two Master's programmes and since 2005, 406 students have graduated. Its programmes are accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research as well as the National University of Ireland.


Pictured (l-r) are Sheikh Mansoor Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Nassrin Samir Majbour



Pictured (l-r) are Sheikh Mansoor Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Abdulrahman Al Jassmi - CEO of Dubai Hospital