2020 Events

Whole Genome Sequencing

Mon, 13 January UCD Charles Institute Seminar Room Add to calendar

Dr Paul Brennan (Head, Genetics at IARC/WHO) will present a seminar entitled 'What can whole genome sequences of tumours tell us about the causes of cancer?' on Mon 13th Jan 2020 at 1pm in the UCD Charles Institute Seminar Room.

Early Phases of Scleroderma

Wed, 15 January UCD Charles Institute Seminar Room Add to calendar

The next presentation in the UCD Charles Institute Seminar Series entitled 'Molecular Mechanisms in the Early Phases of Scleroderma (Multifactorial autoimmune skin disease) will be given by Dr Jacobo Elies PhD (University of Bradford) on Wed 15th Jan 20 at 12pm in the UCD Charles Institute Seminar Room.  All welcome.

Genomics Summit 2020

Thu, 23 January Aviva Stadium Dublin Add to calendar

Genomics 2020, Ireland's first exclusively genomics summit takes place on Thursday 23rd January 2020 at the Aviva Stadium Dublin.  The event is co-hosted by Genomics Medicine Ireland and UCD Research & Innovation.

Understanding Atopic Eczema Phenotypes

Wed, 22 January UCD Charles Institute Seminar Room Add to calendar

The next speaker in the UCD Charles Institute Seminar Series is Prof Sinéad Langan (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine) who will present a seminar entitled 'Recent advances in the epidemiology of atopic eczema' on Wednesday 22nd January 2020 at 12PM in the UCD Charles Institute Seminar Room.

Predicting and Preventing Brain Trauma

Tue, 28 January Moore Auditorium, O'Brien Centre for Science Add to calendar

Dr Mazdak Ghajari (Associate Professor of Design Engineering at Imperial College London) will present the Institute for Discovery Distinguished Lecture entitled 'Predicting and Preventing Brain Trauma at the Cutting-edge Intersection between Engineering and Medicine' on Tues 28th Jan 20 from 1-2pm in the Moore Auditorium, O'Brien Centre for Science.

New Model to Study Human Skin Health

Wed, 5 February UCD Charles Institute Seminar Room Add to calendar

Dr Andrei Mardaryev (Chuvash University) will present the next UCD Charles Seminar on Wed 5th Feb 20 at 12pm in UCD Charles Institute Seminar Room.  Dr Mardaryev's talk is entitled 'Naked Mole Rat, A Long-Lived and Cancer-Resistant Mammal, as a New Model to Study Human Skin Health'.  This presentation may be viewed remotely by arrangement with the organisers.

Clinical Commencement Ceremony 2020

Fri, 7 February UCD O'Reilly Hall, Belfield Add to calendar

The UCD Medicine Clinical Commencement 'White Coat' Ceremony 2020 will take place on the evening of Friday 7th Feb 20 at UCD O'Reilly Hall for medical students entering the formal clinical training stage of their studies.  The ceremony will be followed by a reception for students, their guests and staff in the Conservatory, O'Reilly Hall.

MSc in Primary Care Open Evening

Wed, 12 February UCD Health Sciences Centre, C006, Belfield, Dublin 4. Add to calendar

An open evening for our new MSc in Primary Care programmes will take place on Wed 12th Feb 20 from 7-9pm in C006, UCD Health Sciences Centre.  All are welcome.

Dukes' Club & ASiT Info Day

Sat, 15 February University Hospital Limerick Add to calendar

The Dukes' Club and ASiT hold a regional information day for those interested in pursuing a career in Colorectal Surgery on Sat 15 Feb 2020 from 10am-2pm in University Hospital Limerick.  The event is free but places are limited.

Advanced Practice Physiotherapy

Fri, 21 February iHub Theatre (Room G026), Ground Floor, UCD Conway Institute Add to calendar

Dr Marie O’Mír will present the next UCD Centre for Arthritis Research seminar with a presentation entitled 'Advanced Practice Physiotherapy : Managing Paediatric Orthopaedic Normal Variants' on Fri 21 Feb 20 at 3pm in iHub, UCD Conway Institute.  All welcome. 

Let's Talk About Sex (ASMI Sexual Health Symposium)

Sat, 22 February UCD Health Sciences Centre Add to calendar

AMSI Standing Committee on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights including HIV/AIDS (SCORA) present their inaugural "Let's Talk About Sex" Sexual and Reproductive Health Symposium on Saturday, 22nd February 2020 in UCD Health Sciences Centre.

Regulation of Interleukin-36γ and its Role in Inflammatory Skin Disease

Wed, 19 February UCD Charles Institute Seminar Room Add to calendar

Dr Mark Mellett (University Hospital Zürich) will present a UCD Charles Institute Seminar entitled 'Regulation of Interleukin-36γ and its Role in Inflammatory Skin Disease' at 12pm on Wednesday 19th February 2020 in the UCD Charles Institute Seminar Room.  All welcome and remote viewing possible by arrangement.

The Patient Voice in Cancer Research

Tue, 25 February Galway Bay Hotel, Salthil Add to calendar

The latest Patient Voice in Cancer Research workshop takes place in the Galway Bay Hotel, Salthill, Galway on 25th Feb 2020 from 4-7pm.  All welcome to this free event however registration is advised.

BMUS & UCD Ultrasound Study Day

Sat, 29 February Add to calendar

The BMUS and UCD Radiography & Diagnostic Imaging host an Ultrasound Study Day with an optional 1 hour Head & Neck Masterclass  on Saturday 29th Feb 2020.

Neuroimmunological Disorders in 2020

Fri, 6 March Herbert Park Hotel Add to calendar

Registration is now open for the National Neuroinflammatory Forum entitled 'Diagnoses ad curationes : Neuroimmunological Disorders and Therapeutics in 2020' which takes place on Fri 6th March 2020 in the Herbert Park Hotel, Dublin.

Ad Astra Fellow Seminar Series

Fri, 28 February C006, UCD Health Sciences Centre, Belfield Add to calendar

The UCD School of Medicine Ad Astra Fellow Seminar Series features Dr Stephen Lalor who will present a seminar entitled 'The Airway Microbiota and Chronic Inflammatory Disease' and Dr Eoin Brennan will present a seminar entitled 'Novel Pro-Resolving Lipid-based Therapeutics for the Improved Treatment of Diabetic Complications'.  These seminars will take place on Friday 28th February 2020 at 1pm in C006, UCD Health Sciences Centre, Belfield.  All welcome.

Malaysian Night 2020

Sat, 7 March Astra Hall, UCD Student Centre Add to calendar

The UCD Malaysian Society's annual flagship event 'Malaysian Night, Dreamers' takes place on Sat 7th Mar 20 from 6:30 - 10:15pm in Astra Hall, UCD Student Centre.  The organisers of this extraordanary performance of music, dance and theatre have generously offered complimentary tickets to UCD Medicine Staff.

A View from the Top

Mon, 9 March UCD Charles Institute Add to calendar

To celebrate International Women's Day 2020, UCD staff and postgraduate students are cordially invited to a lunch in the Kevin Barry Gallery and afterwards for a moderated panel discussion where a selection of UCD Medicine female professors reflect on their career journeys in academia.

POSTPONSED | Rare Disease Research in Northern Ireland

Thu, 12 March C006, UCD Health Sciences Centre, Belfield Add to calendar

This event has been postponed as a precautionary measure against COVID-19,  A new date will be announced in the coming weeks.

Dr Amy Jayne McKnight and Dr Helen McAneney (Queen’s University Belfast) will present a public seminar entitled ‘Rare Disease Research in Northern Ireland’ on Thursday 12th March 2020 from 12:30 – 2:00pm in C006, UCD Health Sciences Centre.

POSTPONED | CHAS 2nd Graduate Research Student Symposium

Thu, 19 March To be confirmed Add to calendar

This event has been postponed.  A new date will be announced in due course.

The second College of Health & Agricultural Sciences Graduate Research Symposium takes place on Thursday 19th March 2020.  A call for abstracts is now open.  Closing date for submission of abstracts is 5pm Monday 10th February 2020.

From Evidence to Decision

Wed, 18 March UCD O'Brien Centre for Science Add to calendar

The UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sports Science host a short training course entitled 'From Evidence to Decision' from 18th - 20th March 2020 inclusive in the UCD O'Brien Centre for Science.  The course is aimed at those who have an interest in Systematic Reviews, Meta-analysis and clinical guidelines using the GRADE framework.  Options to attend for 1, 2 or 3 days.

Presenting on Neurology Research

Fri, 20 March St Luke's General Hospital, Kilkenny Add to calendar

Prof Tim Lynch presents an IEHG Academic Health Science Centre Lecture entitled 'Presenting on Neurology Research' on Friday 20th March 2020 at 1pm at St Luke's General Hospital, Kilkenny, Grand Rounds.