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Reversing End Organ Damage Through Diabetes Surgery

World renowned experts in the field of diabetes met in UCD Conway Institute on  24th August, is association with Irish Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism, to discuss radical new interventions in the treatment of diabetes. The Conference entitled ‘Reversing end organ damage through diabetes surgery’ was chaired by UCD Professor, Carel la Roux and highlighted the possibility of a newly defined discipline, diabetes surgery, being used more widely to treat the most severe of diabetes cases. 

Mark English Qualifies for Rio 2016

Congratulations to Mark English who qualified for the 2016 Olympics by posting a season’s best in a very strong 800m field at the Anniversary Games in London. The Letterkenny man will be pleased to have achieved the Olympic qualifying standard but also to have put a recent injury behind him.

Remembering Dr Conal B Wilmot

We send our best wishes those receiving rehabilitation care at the Santa Clara Valley Medical Center after the tragic accident in Berkeley, California which claimed the lives of six young people including three UCD students.  We remember also the late Dr Conal Wilmot, a UCD Medicine alumnus who dedicated his life to caring for those with spinal injuries and established that hospital's trauma centre.