The UCD Images of Research Competition aims to find the most innovative and imaginative research images that convey the depth and range of research taking place at UCD. Mr David Hinds who is in his third year of the Dublin Chemistry structured PhD programme won second prize in the UCD Images of Research Competition. David is studying under the supervision of Dr. Susan Quinn.
Dr Susan Quinn, Lecturer at the UCD School of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, has been appointed by the Minister of Health to the board of the Food Safety Authority of Ireland. Dr. Quinn will serve on this board until October 2016. She joins a prestigious group that includes Professor Pat Wall, Prof. Alan O’Reilly, Mr. Raymond Bourke (Barrister at Law), and Mr. Pat O’Mahony, CE of the Irish Medicines Board among others. The board of the FSAI is chaired by Professor Mike Gibney, a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the European Joint Programme Initiative on Food and Health Research.