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