June 2017 | Meitheamh 2017

2017 Student & Staff Awards

Fri, 9 June 17 09:54

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).

 2017 UCD Medicine Students of the Year

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).

ProgrammeStudent of the Year
Biomedical, Health & Life Sciences Eoin Collins
Medicine Aoife McEvoy
Physiology Nicola Roe
Radiography Alanna Barry

Medicine Medals & Awards

2017 UCD Medicine Student Medal Winners

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.

ProgrammeRecipient
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

Radiography Medals

2017 UCD Radiography Student Medal Winners

Professor Patrick Murray (Head of School) presenting Radiography Medals to Ms Alanna Barry, Ms Amy Duggan and Ms Rachel Moyter respectively.

Programme

Recipient

Philips Medal Ms Alanna Barry
Deirdre Conroy Medal Ms Amy Duggan
O'Farrell Medal Ms Rachel Moyter

Staff Awards

2017 UCD Medicine Staff Awards

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.

ProgrammeRecipient
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