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RCSI Postgraduate Conferring Ceremony takes place

13 December 2010

140 healthcare professionals were conferred with postgraduate awards at a conferring ceremony in the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) on Monday 13th December 2010. These include Fellowships of RCSI in Cardiothoracic Surgery, General Surgery, Neurosurgery, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery, Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery and Urology.

RCSI Postgrad Conferring
Pictured (l-r) are Muhammade Anwer (Diploma in Cardiothoracic Surgery); Professor Eilis McGovern, President, RCSI; and Ramesh Kumar, (FRCSI, Neurosurgery).

Memberships of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland including Ophthalmology were awarded as well as Fellowship and Membership of the Faculties of Radiologists, Dentistry and Nursing & Midwifery.

RCSI Postgraduate Conferring
Pictured (l-r) are Naomi Rahman (Fellowship of the Faculty of Dentistry, Oral Surgery); Dr Patrick Byrne, Dean, Faculty of Dentistry; and Michael O'Halloran, (Fellowship of the Faculty of Dentistry, Oral Surgery with Oral Medicine).

A Fellowship of the Faculty of Radiologists Ad Eundem was awarded to Visalatchee Moodley and a Fellowship of the Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery Ad Eundem was awarded to Yvonne O’Shea. The Fennessy Hogan Medals were awarded to Muhammed Harith Rosdi, Jia Tan and Yazwani Yaacob.

RCSI Postgraduate Conferring
Pictured (l-r) are Catherine Clune Mulvaney, Professor Robert McSherry (Fellowship of the Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery), Mary Jacob, Dr Yvonne O'Shea (Fellowship of the Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery Ad Eundem) and Edna Woolhead.

Speaking at the conferring ceremony, Professor Eilis McGovern, President of RCSI congratulated new Members and Fellows on their success in reaching this exciting milestone in their careers and wished them all the very best as they continued to strive for their goals.

RCSI Postgraduate Conferring
Pictured (l-r) are Dr Barry Kelly, Patrick McLaughlin (Fellowship of the Faculty of Radiologists, Radiodiagnosis), Dr Adrian Brady, Dean of the Faculty of Radiologists and Joe Coyle (Fellowship of the Faculty of Radiologists, Radiodiagnosis).

RCSI Postgraduate Conferring
Pictured are Dr Frances Meagher (centre), Department of Medicine, RCSI Beaumont Hospital, with Fennessy Hogan Medal Winners Muhammed Harith Rosdi and Yazwani Yaacob at the Postgraduate Conferring Ceremony on 13th December.