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RCSI Dubai confers postgraduate awards at 2015 conferring ceremony

26 November 2015

RCSI Dubai has awarded 72 graduates with master's degrees and postgraduate diploma at its annual 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 at the ceremony. 


Graduates pictured at the ceremony in Dubai

The graduates represent a broad spectrum of health professionals and include consultants, doctors, nurses, health managers, educators, pharmacists, laboratory technicians and other allied healthcare professionals who come from a wide variety of public and private health sector organisations. 35 graduates were conferred with an MSc in Healthcare Management, 21 were conferred with an MSc in Quality and Safety in Healthcare Management, 12 were conferred with an MSc in Leadership in Health Professions Education and four were conferred with postgraduate diplomas. 


Pictured (l-r) are Sheikh Mansoor Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Dalal Alhasan (MSc Leadership in Health Professions Education)

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."


Pictured (l-r) are Sheikh Mansoor Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Rasha Younis Ahmed Elkattawy (MSc Healthcare Management)


Pictured (l-r) are Sheikh Mansoor Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Mahmoud Ghyad Khalil Shaat (MSc Quality & Safety in Healthcare Management)



Graduates celebrate along with academics at the close of the ceremony

RCSI is ranked 46th in the world for ‘International Outlook' and #251 - 300 in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2015-2016). It is an international not-for-profit health sciences institution, with its headquarters in Dublin, focused on education and research to drive improvements in human health worldwide.