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Tánaiste Mary Coughlan launches New Master's Programme

27 October 2010

Wednesday 27th October 2010: Tánaiste and Minister for Education and Skills Mary Coughlan TD launched a new masters' programme in Organisational Change and Leadership Development in Beaumont Hospital on Wednesday 27th October. The programme which is jointly delivered by the RCSI Institute of Leadership and DCUBusinessSchool is accredited by NUI and DCU and will be a joint award.

At the launch Tánaiste and Minister for Education and Skills Mary Coughlan TD acknowledged the initiative as a milestone in healthcare education, with many opportunities to gain from the expertise of all three institutions.

The event was attended by Professor Eilis McGovern (President RCSI), Professor Brian MacCraith (President DCU), Professor Cathal Kelly (CEO, RCSI), Professor Anne Scott (Vice-President, DCU) Professor Hannah McGee (Dean Medical Faculty, RCSI), Professor Bernard Pierce (Head of Business School, DCU) and Dr. Attracta Halpin (Registrar NUI) along with other representatives from RCSI and the Institute of Leadership Staff.