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Saudi Arabian Ambassador to Ireland Pays Official Visit to RCSI

08 October 2009

Following his recent appointment as the Saudi Arabian Ambassador to Ireland, H.E. Mr Abdulaziz Aldriss paid his first official visit to the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) on Thursday, 8th October 2009. He met with senior officials from RCSI including Mr. Michael Horgan, CEO of RCSI; Director of Surgical Affairs; Professor David Croke, Molecular and Cellular Therapeutics; Mr. Fintan Foy, Associate Director of Academic Affairs; Mr. Philip Curtis, Associate Director of Student Affairs; Professor Ciaran O’Boyle, Head of the Institute of Leadership and Healthcare Management; Ms Louise Loughran, Associate Director of Communications and Events and Ms Tina Joyce, Institute of Leadership and Healthcare Management. The visit will serve to strengthen the relationship that exists between Saudi Arabia and RCSI.


Pictured (l-r) are Mr. Philip Curtis, Associate Director of Student Affairs at RCSI; Mr. Fintan Foy, Associate Director of Academic Affairs; Professor Ciaran O’Boyle, Head of the Institute of Leadership and Healthcare Management; Mr. Michael Horgan, CEO of RCSI and Saudi Arabian Ambassador to Ireland, H.E. Mr Abdulaziz Aldriss.


Pictured is the Saudi Arabian Ambassador to Ireland, H.E. Mr Abdulaziz Aldriss


Pictured from l to r with H.E. Mr Abdulaziz Aldriss, Saudi Arabian Ambassador to Ireland are foundation year Medicine students Ms. Amal Al Yousif, Ms. Bashaar Shafai, Ms. Sarah Al Nafisee and Mr. Sami Backley.


Pictured from l to r with the Saudi Arabian Ambassador to Ireland, H.E. Mr Abdulaziz Aldriss are RCSI medical students Mr. Bader Al Hamdan, Mr. Ahmad Bazarbashi, Mr. Ahmed Al Habib and Mr. Rami Al-Sharif.


Pictured are Professor Frank Keane, President of RCSI and H.E. Mr Abdulaziz Aldriss, Saudi Arabian Ambassador to Ireland