September 2013

Four Videos from U21 Health Sciences Group Meeting Now Available Online

Wed, 25 September 13 13:49

In September 2013, UCD was delighted to host the annual Universitas 21 Health Sciences Group annual meeting. The conference, which brought together healthcare educators from across the globe, focused on clinical leadership, patient safety and social media in medical education. Four keynote talks are now available online.

  • Changing systems to put patients before providers
  • Prof Brendan Drumm, Consultant Paediatrician and former head of the HSE


  • Social media for medical practitioners
  • Dr Ronan Kavanagh, Consultant Rheumatologist


  • The transformative power of social media in healthcare education
  • Dr Kendall Ho, University of British Columbia


  • The rise of the e-patient
  • Marie Ennis O'Connor - patient advocate and communications specialist