2013 News

January 2013

Medical Students “Robed” with White Coats at Clinical Commencement Ceremony

 

Prof Paul McLoughlin Awarded More Than €1.3 Million in SFI Funding

 

Scientists at University College Dublin Develop Ancestry Mapper Tool

 

White Coat / Clinical Commencement Ceremony 2013 - Live Stream

 

UCD Charles Institute of Dermatology Journal Club

 

Paediatric Study Day - Considerations and Concerns

 

Seamas Donnelly Appointed Editor-In-Chief of Quarterly Journal of Medicine

 

Control Volunteers Needed for Depression Research Study

 

Annual Head & Neck Conference on Salivary Gland Malignancy

 

UCD Charles Institute of Dermatology Lecture Series

February 2013

Research Award at Annual Meeting of Society for Maternal & Fetal Medicine

 

Primitive Forms of Complex Human Processes Identified in Amoeba

 

Student Researcher Madeleine Sertic Published in Journal of Paediatric Radiology

 

Students from Medical College of Wisconsin Welcomed to UCD

 

UCD Medical Society Presents €22,573 to Charities & Patient Groups

 

INMED 2013 Annual Scientific Meeting: Patient-Centred Medical Education

 

14 Stage One & Stage Two Scholars Join the UCD Ad Astra Academy

 

Winners of 2nd Annual RAMI Section of Interns Study Day

 

Reversing End Organ Damage Through Diabetes Surgery

 

UCD Clinical Pathway 2013 Now Accepting Applications

 

Rewiring the Nucleolus to Support HIV-1 Virus Replication

March 2013

Call for Abstracts - DAMC Young Investigators Research Symposium

 

Medical Students Invited to Compete for Fielding Medal in Radiology

 

Medical Students Invited to Compete for Ambrose Birmingham Medal in Anatomy

 

Applications Invited for James B. Coakley Medal for Dissection 2013

 

Graduate Degree Opportunities in Anatomy, Physiology and Medical Informatics

 

Minister for Education Presents UCD Medicine Student of the Year Award

 

New Research Links Sunlight During Pregnancy to Longer Thighbones

April 2013

BRAF Mutation Less Common Among Melanoma Patients in Ireland

 

Charles Institute May 2013 Dermatology Lecture Series

 

Nobel Laureate Launches Mater’s Oncology / Haematology Unit

 

UCD & Molecular Medicine Ireland Hold Inaugural Biobanking Course

 

UCD and Mater Hospital Collaborate on ED-based Rapid HIV Testing Project

 

School Announces Research Opportunities in Rheumatology

 

Hundreds Compete for Jevon Newman Memorial Trophy at 4th annual UCD Rás

 

Graduate Courses in Healthcare - Open Evening

 

Diagnostic Imaging Study Days: Neuroimaging & Audit / Risk Management

 

New Video Captures Highlights of INMED 2013 Annual Scientific Meeting

May 2013

UCD / Mater Researcher Leads Test of New Class of Drug to Target Skin Cancer

 

School Welcomes Arthritis Ireland / UCD Professor of Rheumatology

 

Study: Ireland Needs Real-time Database for Teen and Young Adult Suicides

 

UCD Research Team Identifying Key Regulators of Kidney Injury

 

Study Involving UCD Researchers Discovers New 'On' Signal for Inflammation

June 2013

Conferral of 1000th Student at Penang Medical College

 

UCD Medicine Conferring and Awarding of Honorary Degrees

 

PhD Studentships in Rheumatology and Reproductive Medicine

 

Bringing Novel Melanoma Diagnostics Towards the Clinic

 

Research Finds Postpartum Obesity More Prevalent Amongst Disadvantaged Women

 

Upcoming Lectures at UCD Charles Institute - June 2013

 

Successful Exchange Programme Between UCD and University of Queensland

 

UCD Hosts Sold-out Medicine Summer School for Prospective Students

 

Professor Cormac Taylor Elected to Royal Irish Academy (RIA)

July 2013

UCD to be Aligned with Roll-out of National Integrated Medical Imaging Systems

 

Videos of Dr Rhona Mahony & Prof John Crown at TEDxUCD

 

Neuroanatomy e-Learning Project Registers More than 16,000 Global Views

August 2013

U21 Health Sciences Meeting - Live Feed

 

Series Designed to Combat ‘Neurophobia’ Registers 75,000 Views

 

Six Researchers from UCD Awarded Grants Through HRB Projects for Better Health

 

UCD to Host Jack Flanagan Medal Competition in Geriatric Medicine

 

UCD/ESRI Study: Obesity in Irish, First-time Mothers Linked with Caesarean Rates

September 2013

Four Videos from U21 Health Sciences Group Meeting Now Available Online

 

Eight Exceptional Young Investigators Selected to Compete in SSRA 2013 Final

 

Launch of First UCD Medicine Research (UCD MR) Annual Report

 

More than 70 Young Investigators Prepare for Annual Student Research Competition

 

UCD Hosts Annual Jack Flanagan Medal in Geriatric Medicine Competition

 

UCD Conway Institute Celebrates 10 Years of Research Excellence

 

UCD Ulysses Medal for UCD Medicine Graduate Professor Sir Stephen O’Rahilly

 

New Molecular Insights into how Hepatitis B Virus Marches Through the Human Cell

October 2013

Brendan Kelly, Graduate Entry Medicine, Wins Gold Medal in 2013 Student Research Awards

 

Contemporary Issues in Hospital Practice Annual Meeting

 

Mr Thomas Lynch Appointed as Chairperson for the Dublin East Hospital Group

November 2013

High Incidence of Undiagnosed HIV identified by Rapid HIV Screening Programme

 

New research Aims to Hit Inflammation in the Guts

 

Call for Student Summer 2014 Research Projects

 

Educating the Gatekeepers

 

European HIV Testing Week 2013

 

Call for Research Projects (Biomedical Health & Life Science BSc Degree)

 

UCD Surgeon Elected President of European Society of Coloproctology

December 2013

Personalising Treatment in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

 

Honorary Degrees Awarded to Distinguished Irish Graduates