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UCD School of Medicine 2021 Research Symposium

The third annual School of Medicine Research Symposium took place on December 9th 2021.

The aim of the Symposium was to provide a meaningful platform for School of Medicine researchers to showcase current research within the school. 

This Symposium also carries a strong vision of fostering a passion for enquiry, discovery, innovation and collaboration among all of our researchers including faculty, research scientists, adjunct clinical staff, post-doctoral scientists and postgraduate students.

See Programme here: Research Symposium 2021 Schedule  



The School has a large and dynamic research portfolio extending from in silico bioinformatics, molecular laboratory investigations of disease to clinical research evaluating new therapeutic strategies. 

Research Quick Facts
  • 100+ Principal Research Investigators
  • 50+ Post-Doctoral  Research Fellows
  • 50 Research Nurses, Data Managers and Laboratory Scientists
  • 200+ Research Masters or Doctoral Students
  • 300+ Active Research Projects
  • Grants and studies under management worth approx €75 million 
  • Research income of approx €7.5 million per annum
  • 300+ peer reviewed publications per annum

Maximising the impact of published research