Professor Ken Anderson, Professor of Medicine at Dana Farber Institute, Harvard University, will deliver the keynote address at the Inaugural Irish Blood Cancer Forum 2012. The forum will hear from leading national and international experts in the understanding and treatment of blood cancers and multiple myeloma.
Following publication of the interim report on
school-leaver entrants to medicine, the deans of the medical schools have
recommended that the issue of entry to medicine and the inclusion of the HPAT
as part of that process, be included in the deliberations of the Irish
Universities' Association (IUA) working group currently considering the
admissions process and criteria to universities.
A consortium of three leading universities has been awarded just over €1 million in EU funding to improve the application of imaging techniques in the diagnosis and understanding of dementia.
Mums-to-be can reduce their chances of excessive weight gain during pregnancy by up to 20% if they swap to a low glycaemic index (GI) diet, say researchers.
UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science is delighted to announce details of the Student Summer Research Awards (SSRA) Initiative 2012. Now in its fifth year, the SSRA demonstrates the School’s commitment towards the ongoing development of an internationally recognised reputation in the area of research and innovation.
UCD researchers, Dr Anthony Chubb and PhD student Kevin O’Brien, working with Conway Fellow, Professor Denis Shields in the Complex Adaptive Systems Laboratory (CASL) are harnessing the donated computational power of personal computers to find new targets for anti-malarial drugs.