2012 News

March 2012

Breakthrough Findings from Irish Research Team Predicts Risk of Recurrent Stroke

April 2012

Dr. Emma Börgeson Awarded Prestigious Marie Curie Fellowship


Research Excellence at Inaugural Intern Section Study Day 2012


International Study on Characteristics of Body Donors


UCD Diagnostic Imaging Student wins Best Scientific Paper 2012

May 2012

Scientists at UCD Develop New Diagnostic Test for Rare Liver Disorder

  Maria Prencipe Wins Oral Lab Presentation at Young Investigators Symposium
  Delegation from Emory University Vists UCD School of Medicine
  UCD Medicine Students Prepare for Student Summer Electives 2012
  UCD Medicine Student John McCormick Wins Prestigious Award
  UCD PhD Student Karen Coss Wins Neil Buist Award
  Danielle Molloy Wins EULAR Abstract Award

June 2012

Dr Elizabeth Barrett Awarded the Richard Steevens Scholarship 2012

July 2012

UCD Investigator Awarded Funding for Project To Improve Surgical Treatment of Congenital Heart Defects

August 2012

Principles & Practice of Clinical & Translational Research Course 2012



Applications Invited for M.Sc. (Research) in Centre for Research in Infectious Diseases

Postgraduate Module: Teaching in Higher Education


Discovery of Gene Associated with Risk of Diabetic Kidney Disease

September 2012

Inaugural Blood Cancer Ireland Forum 2012

  Publication of HPAT Report
  Consortium of Universities Awarded EU Funding to Increase Usage of Neuroimaging
  Low GI Diet During Pregnancy Reduces Chance of Excessive Weight Gain
   Summer Student Research Awards 2012
   Fighting Malaria with the Help of Personal Computing Power

October 2012

Moustachioed Campaigners for Men’s Health and Prostate Cancer Research

  School to Host INMED Conference on Patient-Centred Medical Education
  UCD Medical Students Win Jack Flanagan Medal in Gerontology
  Graduate Diploma Healthcare (Risk Management & Quality) Class of 2012
  Celebrating Excellence in Student Research: SSRA 2012
  UCD Professors Join Forces with Concern 1000 DAYS Campaign
  UCD Professor Awarded Prestigious British Medical Association Book Award
  UCD Students at Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology Society of Europe Annual Meeting

November 2012

Celebrating Our Mustachioed Campaigners for Men's Health

  Inaugural Conference on Collaborative Lifespan Research
  Body Donors to be Honoured by UCD School of Medicine & Medical Science
  Summer Elective: Michael Conroy Reflects on Mayo Clinic Experience
  Success at Dr Henry Hutchinson Stewart Scholarships and Prizes Competition
  UCD Hosts International Conference on Breast Cancer in Young Women
  Student Elective Experience: Andrea Bowe Reflects on her Time in New York
   U21 Workshop on UN Millennium Development Goals at Lund University
   UCD Medicine Scoops Best Practice Award at Irish Web Awards

December 2012

 UCD Honours Three Medics for their Historic Role in Irish Politics


Leaders of Change: An Appreciation of Prof William G. Powderly


Emma Dunne Reflects on Summer Elective Experience in Philadelphia


Digging into the Genes of Rare Diseases


Defibrillators in GP surgeries would save hundreds of lives annually


School Announces Details of Summer Elective Competition 2013


UCD Medicine & UCD Conway Raise €8,117 for Prostate Cancer Research


World Aids Day HIV-related Research at UCD Campus


Study Identifies Accelerated Risk Pattern of Suicide Towards Age 21