UCD Radiography & Diagnostic Imaging has announced an increase in the intake to its undergraduate radiography BSc (Hons) degree programme to address the demands of the Irish healthcare system. From September 2017, the number of places available will increase from 57 (2016/2017) to 100 places (2017/2018).
Too often in Medicine, and Medical Education, we focus on what has gone wrong - the complication in a patient, the student in difficulty. This is a reactive approach that focuses on weaknesses and negativity. In contrast, a new approach has been proposed focusing on strengths, excellence and prospective planning.