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Monday, 9th July 2007 - RCSI Postgraduate Conferring

09 July 2007

Approximately 150 students were conferred with postgraduate awards at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Monday, July 9th 2007. These included awards in Intercollegiate Board Specialty Diplomas in General surgery, Neurosurgery, Oral and Maxillofacial surgery, Plastic surgery, Paediatric surgery, Trauma and Orthopaedic surgery, Urology  and both Intercollegiate Memberships and Memberships of the RCSI. New Members and Fellows of the Faculties of Radiology , Dentistry and Sports and Exercise Medicine were also conferred.

In his speech, Professor Gerald O’Sullivan, President of RCSI congratulated them all and said “All of these awards reflect both the traditional and changing face of medicine and surgery. RCSI has a continued commitment to collaboration with our sister colleges and professional bodies so that the benefits of recent discoveries and developments are immediately realized for the benefits of patients through specialisation, teamwork and training.  In this regard may I recognize the important relationship between surgery and the postgraduate faculties.”




Pictured from l to r are Mr. Adil Sharafa who was awarded Membership of RCSI and Professor Gerald O'Sullivan, President of RCSI.



Pictured from l to r are Ms. Denise Shine; Mr. Neville Shine who was awarded an Intercollegiate Board Specialty Diploma in Otolaryngology; Ms. Helena Riordan Hallberg and Mr. Colin Riordan who was awarded an Intercollegiate Board Specialty Diploma in Plastic Surgery.




Pictured are Ms Mary Hanmore and her grandson Dr. Derek Cawley, who was awarded an Intercollegiate Membership of RCSI.



Pictured from l to r are Mr Sean McSweeney who was conferred with a Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons and Professor Gerald O'Sullivan, President of RCSI.



Pictured from l to r are Professor Gerald O'Sullivan, President of RCSI and Dr. Kieran McMahon who was awarded Membership of the Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine.



Pictured from l to r are Mr. Adil Sharafa who was awarded Membership of RCSI and Professor Gerald O'Sullivan, President of RCSI.



Pictured from l to r are Mr. Sean Sheridan, Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry and Ms. Helen McHugh who was awarded Membership of the Faculty of Dentistry.



Pictured in the Back row from l to r are Dr. Michael Turner, Fellowship of the Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine; Dr. Babette Marie Pluim, Fellowship of the Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine; Dr. Kieran McMahon, Membership of the Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine and Dr. Gerard Moran, Membership of the Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine. Front Row l to r: Dr. Devinder Pal Singh Sidhu; Dr. Margaret Philips; Dr. Pat O'Neill, Dean of the Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine; Dr. Philip Carolan and Dr. Joe Cumiskey.




Pictured from l to r are Ms. Denise MacCarthy who was conferred with Fellowship of the Faculty of Dentistry; Mr. Sean Sheridan, Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry and Mr. Patrick Crotty who was awarded Fellowship of the Faculty of Dentistry.