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Arab Health 2018 RCSI Reception

30 January 2018

On Tuesday evening, 30th January 2018, the Embassy of Ireland and Enterprise Ireland welcomed more than 50 RCSI alumni guests from the Irish healthcare community to an RCSI Reception as part of Arab Health 2018.

The now annual reception took place in the Ritz Carlton, DIFC and was held to coincide with the visit of over 20 Irish medtech companies to the region for the Arab Health exhibition.

Dr Mohammad Al Redha, President of the UAE Alumni Chapter, welcomed his fellow alumni and Irish guests and reflected on his time spent in Ireland and highlighted the unique relationship and ties shared between Ireland and the UAE.

The audience was addressed by Dr Tom Kelly, Divisional Manager of Industrial, Life Sciences and Consumer at Enterprise Ireland spoke about the strength of the Irish indigenous healthcare sector and the achievements of Irish companies in the region to date.

Dr Tom also congratulated the RCSI alumni for their role in developing and shaping the health services in the region.

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