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Alumni Awards 2021

The College of Health and Agricultural Sciences is very proud that its Alumni Award this year goes to Dr Mike Ryan, Executive Director at the World Health Organisation.

UCD/IEHG Virtual Grand Rounds October 2021

UCD Health Affairs and Ireland East Hospital Group (IEHG) are launching their fourth Virtual Grand Rounds on CVA at Extremes of Pregnancy. This webinar will be presented by the National Maternity Hospital on Friday 29th October at 8am.

IEHG/UCD Virtual Grand Rounds – Mullingar, 24th September

UCD Health Affairs and Ireland East Hospital Group (IEHG) launches their third Virtual Grand Round in September.


Welcome 2021/22

As we begin the new academic year I would like to take this opportunity to welcome everyone, and in particular to thank those across the college and the university who have prepared the campus for its reopening.

CAOs & UCD Health Affairs Welcome Announcement of National Irish COVID-19 Biobank (NICB)

The Chief Academic Officers (CAOs) across the 7 Hospital Groups and UCD Health Affairs welcome the announcement from the Minister for Health on the €2 million investment in National Irish COVID-19 Biobank (NICB) on 27th July 2021.

Minister Simon Harris meets with CHAS researchers, June 2021

Minister Simon Harris visited UCD to meet the staff at UCD NVRL and CHAS researchers who have helped Ireland and the global community tackle the challenges of COVID-19.

VPTL and VPRII - Expressions of Interest sought

Expressions of Interest are now sought from across CHAS for the positions of Vice Principal for Teaching and Learning, and Vice Principal for Research, Innovation and Impact.

CHAS is delighted to promote the launch of the new Health Affairs COVID-19 Vaccine Webinar.

UCD Health Affairs, with the assistance of the Dean of Students office in UCD, have created a webinar answering some frequently asked questions about COVID-19 vaccination. The webinar also gives an insight into research in the area of COVID-19 vaccination and treatment. The video is now viewable on the UCD Health Affairs Youtube page: https://youtu.be/rkk4shbcBkc

UCD Health Affairs and Ireland East Hospital Group (IEHG) will launch their 5th virtual grand round on Friday, 26th November at 8 am

This grand round will discuss the topic of 'A Typical Ascites' and 'The Eyes Have It - Collapse of a Young Woman', and will be presented by speakers and panelists from Wexford General Hospital.