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Coakley Medal for Dissection 2017

Mon, 10 April 17 09:10

Applications are now invited to compete for the James B Coakley Medal for Dissection 2017. This is prestigious award that will provide a small select number of students a privileged opportunity to work with a precious educational resource.

Professor James B. Coakley was a professor of Anatomy in University College Dublin and Professor and Head of the Department of Human Anatomy from 1962 – 1988.  To honour his distinguished career and dedication to anatomy teaching the Coakley Medal is awarded for the best dissection of a given body part.  


Completed application forms should be returned to Mr. Steven Masterton (, Room C209 UCD Health Sciences Centre by 5pm on Friday 21st April 2017. Only one entry per candidate is permitted.

For more information and for details of how to apply, download: Application Form - 2017 James B Coakley Medal for Dissection

Dissections will be undertaken from Tuesday 4th July to Thursday 24th August.  



For informal enquiries please contact: Mr. Steven Masterton (


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