October 2019 | Deireadh Fómhair 2019

Strong SBI Performance at HAI Meeting

Sat, 19 October 19 19:09

There was a strong performance by Prof Jonathan Bond's research group at the recent Annual Meeting of Haematology Association of Ireland with two researchers receiving prestigious awards to complement Prof Bond's key note address.

Mindreading 2020 | Call for Posters

Thu, 17 October 19 18:37

MindReading 2020 makes a welcome return to Dublin and will take place on Friday 3rd April 2020 at the Royal College of Physicians in Ireland, Kildare Street, Dublin.  The organising committee invite submission of poster presentations for this popular conference.  Closing Date for submission 6th December 2019.

Medical Negligence - A View from the Bench

Wed, 13 November 19 18:47

The School was honoured to have Mr Justice Kevin Cross, High Court Judge deliver a public address entitled "Medical Negligence - A View from the Bench" on Wednesday 16th OCtober 2019 at UCD Health Sciences Centre.  We are indebted to Kennedy Solicitors for their support of this public engagement event.

School Receives Athena SWAN Award

Thu, 10 October 19 11:22

We are delighted to announce that the School has received an Athena SWAN Bronze award for its commitment to gender equality and inclusion. Our congratulations to Assoc. Prof Marguerite Clyne and her Self-Assessment Team on their incredible work to date.  We extend an invitation to all students and staff who wish to become involved in implementation of same to join our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion team.

New Clinical Protocol for the Commonest Childhood Cancer

Mon, 7 October 19 07:00

A group of haematology experts from across Europe meet in Dublin on 7th and 8th October 2019 to finalise a new clinical protocol for the treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia, the commonest cancer in children.  Lead principal investigator, Prof Owen Smith described the impact of that the ALLTogher Consortium will have on the treatment of this cancer in children and adolescents.