2017 Student & Staff Awards
Several student medals and staff awards were presented at the 2017 UCD Medicine Conferring Dinner which took place on Thursday 8th June 2017 at UCD O’Reilly Hall.
Student of the Year 2017
Voted by final year students from each programme, Student of the Year awards were presented for each of Radiography, Biomedical, Health & Life Sciences, Physiology and Medicine degree programmes. Awards were presented by Dean, Professor Patrick Murray and the academic programme coordinators, Dr Jonathan McNulty (Radiography) , Prof Bill Watson (Biomedical, Health & Life Sciences) and Dr Stuart Bund (Physiology).
Students of the Year awards were presented by Professor Bill Watson to Ms Eoin Collins (BHLS), Assoc Prof Patrick Felle to Dr Aoife McEvoy (Medicine), Dr Stuart Bund to Ms Nicola Roe (Physiology) and Dr Jonathan McNulty to Ms Alanna Barry (Radiography).
|Programme||Student of the Year|
|Biomedical, Health & Life Sciences||Eoin Collins|
Medicine Medals & Awards
Prof Cecily Kelleher (Principal, College of Health & Agricultural Sciences) presenting the 1941 Medal to Dr Maeve Jones-O'Connor who took five of the 2017 Medicine medals (see below). Prof Patrick Murray (Head of School) presenting the Sean Malone Medal in Psychiatry to Dr Niamh Boyle, the Aongus J. Curran Medal in Otolaryngology to Dr Niall O'Dwyer, the Paediatrics Medal to Dr Hannah Featherstone, the Kirwan Medal in Ophthalmology to Dr Lara Dungan, the Geoffrey J. Bourke Medal to Dr Sheena Cassidy and the John McGrath Memorial Medal in Forensic & Legal Medicine to Dr Jennifer Doran.
|Geoffrey J. Bourke Medal||Dr Sheena Cassidy|
|Sean Malone Medal in Psychiatry||Dr Niamh Boyle|
|Suregon Boyle Kennedy Medal||Dr Maeve Jones-O'Connor|
|John McGrath Memorial Medal in Forensic & Legal Medicine||Dr Jennifer Doran|
|1941 Medal||Dr Maeve Jones-O'Connor|
|Brian McGovern Perpetual Medal||Dr Maeve Jones-O'Connor|
|D.K.O'Donovan Medal in Medicine||Dr Maeve Jones-O'Connor|
|Paediatrics Medal||Dr Hannah Featherstone|
|Professor Niall O'Higgins Medal for Surgery||Dr Maeve Jones-O'Connor|
|Aongus J. Curran Medal in Otolaryngology||Dr Niall O'Dwyer|
|Kirwan Medal in Ophthalmology||Dr Lara Dungan|
|Kieran O'Driscoll Prize & Medal||Dr Aoife McEvoy|
Professor Patrick Murray (Head of School) presenting Radiography Medals to Ms Alanna Barry, Ms Amy Duggan and Ms Rachel Moyter respectively.
|Philips Medal||Ms Alanna Barry|
|Deirdre Conroy Medal||Ms Amy Duggan|
|O'Farrell Medal||Ms Rachel Moyter|
Prof Cecily Kelleher (Principal, College of Health & Agricultural Sciences) presents staff awards to Dr Koon-Meng Chan (Preclinical Medicine), Prof Gerry McEntee (Clinical Medicine), Assoc Prof Kate Matthews (Radiography), Prof Denis Shields (BHLS), Dr Christine Costello (Physiology) as Teachers of the Year. Prof Kelleher also presented awards to Ms Lynsey Potter (Administrative Staff) and Mr Henry Kavanagh (Technical Staff) for their outstanding contribution to our programmes.
|Medicine (Pre-Clinical) Teacher of the Year||Dr Koon-Meng Chan|
|Medicine (Clinical) Teacher of the Year||Prof Gerard McEntee|
|BHLS Programme Teacher of the Year||Prof Denis Shields|
|Radiography Programme Teacher of the Year||Assoc Prof Kate Matthews|
|Physiology Programme Teacher of the Year||Dr Christine Costello|
|Technical Staff Award for Outstanding Contribution||Mr Henry Kavanagh|
|Administrative Staff Award for Outstanding Contribution||Ms Lynsey Potter|