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Archived news 2011


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19-12-2011
Computer games and balance rehabilitation study

12-12-2011
150 Healthcare Professionals Graduate at RCSI Postgraduate Conferring Ceremony

09-12-2011
Recent Advances in Synthesis and Chemical Biology Symposium

08-12-2011
'Anatomists, Engineers & Artists - Anatomy from the Outside In'

07-12-2011
RCSI hosts Christmas in the Community Senior Citizens Lunch

02-12-2011
Recent News from the Institute of Leadership

01-12-2011
Chocolate Ball 2011: So You Think You Can Dance?

01-12-2011
RCSI researchers featured in HRB 'A Picture of Health' Report

30-11-2011
RCSI - Dubai Hosts Annual Conferring Ceremony

25-11-2011
RCSI supports HSE's antibiotic resistance campaign

18-11-2011
RCSI Red Cross Society Raises €4,800

17-11-2011
RCSI Undergraduate & Postgraduate Conferring Ceremony

14-11-2011
Professor Seamus Sreenan meets President Michael D. Higgins to mark World Diabetes Day

12-11-2011
RCSI Graduate Entry Programme Open Day

11-11-2011
Prof Ciaran O’Boyle delivers closing lecture at IUA HR Conference

11-11-2011
Rationalisation of the hospital service & rationalisation of surgical training explored at annual RCSI Millin Meeting

10-11-2011
Dr. Tom Farrell recognised for excellence in teaching at National Academy's 2011 Award ceremony

10-11-2011
Sustainable and Cost Effective Surgery Measures Agreed at Consensus Conference

09-11-2011
Irish team to participate in international research effort on the genetics of epilepsy

04-11-2011
First International Conference for Healthcare and Medical Students Hosted in Dublin

02-11-2011
'Please Talk' Candlelit Event

27-10-2011
Ombudsman and Information Commissioner Emily O’Reilly addresses Institute of Leadership, RCSI

21-10-2011
Irish DNA Atlas Project Launched

20-10-2011
Ladies GAA Season Begins

19-10-2011
Irish hereditary emphysema rates found to be among highest in the world

12-10-2011
Series of free public health lectures launched by RCSI

10-10-2011
Quality Assurance programme will help standardise Gastro-Intestinal Endoscopy services across Ireland

07-10-2011
RCSI Statement - Bahrain

06-10-2011
Nottingham University v RCSI Annual Golf Competition

04-10-2011
Minister Quinn launches major university collaboration on disease research and control

03-10-2011
Institute of Leadership hosts NHS programme: The Productive Operating Theatre

03-10-2011
RCSI Bahrain conducts first study on defibrillators in Gulf region

29-09-2011
New clubs launched at Sports and Societies Sign Up Day

29-09-2011
RCSI President Addresses Perdana University Clinical Forum

29-09-2011
RCSI Welcomes Undergraduate Students at Orientation Week

27-09-2011
Aviva Health and Breast Cancer Ireland launch breast cancer awareness campaign that urges young women to 'Have a Feel Day'

19-09-2011
RCSI celebrates Alumni Weekend 2011

15-09-2011
Malaysian Prime Minister Officially Launches Perdana University

09-09-2011
Annual Sports and Exercise Medicine Conference focuses on preparations for the London 2012 Olympics

06-09-2011
Perdana University RCSI Launches Clinical Forum

05-09-2011
First Irish study shows weight difference in twins at birth is key predictor of health complications

05-09-2011
Great Pink Run raises over 30K for Breast Cancer Research

03-09-2011
MRSA and Families Network contribute to Patient Safety Education for Postgraduate Medical Trainees

01-09-2011
Bahrain Higher Education Council recognises Institute of Leadership Masters programmes

30-08-2011
Dignitaries pay visit to Perdana University-RCSI Campus

25-08-2011
Kiran Pathak Scholarship supporting students to study Pharmacy

25-08-2011
Major brain similarities found in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia

05-08-2011
Biomedical Training Begins, Stanford University Style

28-07-2011
Ministerial visit marks RCSI links to Malaysia

21-07-2011
RCSI launches first human factors training course for surgical trainees worldwide

14-07-2011
RCSI Launches 'Surgery Now' Podcast

12-07-2011
Study unveils new understanding of resistance to chemotherapy and cancer relapse

11-07-2011
RCSI Postgraduate Conferring Ceremony takes place

08-07-2011
REACH RCSI's Primary Science Initiative to bring science alive in classrooms

06-07-2011
RCSI Clinician Scientist Fellows win top prizes at MMI Annual Meeting

05-07-2011
Over 100 researchers attend conference on Metallo-Drug Design and Action in RCSI

04-07-2011
Breast Cancer Ireland launches inaugural Great Pink Run

30-06-2011
RCSI endorses Medical Council's call for Medical Assessors to support Performance Procedures

29-06-2011
RCSI and RCPI to deliver standardised endoscopy training for Specialist Registrars

28-06-2011
Novel drug target for treatment of infection in bone discovered by RCSI cross-disciplinary researchers

25-06-2011
Irish Times Letter to the Editor - Bahrain

17-06-2011
Celebration of the launch of the Perdana University - RCSI School of Medicine

16-06-2011
Dr Stephen Keely receives SFI Principal Investigator funding award

15-06-2011
Saudi Minister of Higher Education visits RCSI

14-06-2011
RCSI Bahrain graduates second cohort of healthcare professionals

14-06-2011
RCSI Supports HSE QUIT Smoking campaign

09-06-2011
Cambridge Professor, Brian J Ford, speaks at RCSI's Annual Public Outreach Lecture

08-06-2011
RCSI awarded funding for health research on superbugs and ovarian cancer

03-06-2011
Minister Pat Rabbitte attends annual RCSI Conferring Ceremony

30-05-2011
President McAleese awarded first Honorary Doctorate of RCSI

17-05-2011
Celebratory Evening at HSE RCSI Education Facility in Waterford Regional Hospital

16-05-2011
Institute of Leadership Delivers “Train The Trainer” programme in Cairo

09-05-2011
Professor Gerry O'Sullivan awarded Honorary Fellowship of COSECSA

06-05-2011
Conference explores Surgical Training in East, Central and Southern Africa

03-05-2011
RCSI opens enrolment for Professional Competence Schemes

02-05-2011
Report into Role of the Clinical Nurse Specialist in Cancer Care Launched

28-04-2011
RCSI team completes Boston Marathon 2011

21-04-2011
RCSI researcher awarded Servier Scholarship for work into role of human crystals in disease formation

19-04-2011
Irish study on psychiatric disorders linked with epilepsy conducted by RCSI

19-04-2011
RCSI Foundation Year students meet Minister for Health at annual Stroke Conference

15-04-2011
Over 100 school children take part in annual REACH RCSI Sports Day

12-04-2011
Dr Kevin Cahill honoured in Irish America Hall of Fame

08-04-2011
Research Day 2011 showcases most recent research at RCSI

07-04-2011
RCSI researchers develop new class of cancer treatment technology

30-03-2011
Medical Council Announces Details of Schemes to Maintain Professional Competence

25-03-2011
RCSI Students Launch Fourth RCSI student medical journal

24-03-2011
Scientists identify gene responsible for skin reaction in epilepsy treatment

23-03-2011
RCSI research in patients with heart stents discovers why withdrawal of medication can lead to heart attack

22-03-2011
Major expansion of RCSI and UCD in Malaysia

18-03-2011
RCSI presents report on e-portfolio in nursing and midwifery education

17-03-2011
RCSI hosts training week for international research fellows

10-03-2011
Staff and students transported around the globe at night of international dance, drama and music

10-03-2011
World-renowned speakers address inaugural RCSI Neuroscience Symposium

08-03-2011
RCSI team to compete in 115th Boston Marathon

01-03-2011
Transition Year Students in Waterford take part in MiniMed programme

24-02-2011
Patient care in times of change examined at 30th Annual International Nursing and Midwifery Conference

18-02-2011
RCSI Charter Day Meetings address new developments and issues in surgery

17-02-2011
National survey of day surgery in Ireland presented at research and education conference

15-02-2011
RCSI hosts semi-final of Irish Times Debate competition

11-02-2011
Online resource developed by RCSI researchers to support end of life care

28-01-2011
Celebration of UAE Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Alumni

27-01-2011
RCSI winner in 2010 Undergraduate Awards of Ireland & Northern Ireland

24-01-2011
RCSI breakthrough in understanding hereditary emphysema

19-01-2011
RCSI Graduate Entry Programme Open Day

17-01-2011
Transition Years Spend Week in RCSI as Medical Students

14-01-2011
RCSI & RCPI Biological Society Welcomes Broadcaster and Journalist Marian Finucane at 78th Annual Meeting

12-01-2011
RCSI study shows 87% increase in stroke-related admissions due to Irish Heart Foundation F.A.S.T. campaign

11-01-2011
RCSI participates in ground-breaking international schizophrenia study

10-01-2011
RCSI joins the European Vaccine Initiative

04-01-2011
RCSI Open Day 2011 Gives Students a Taste for Medicine

04-01-2011
RCSI-Ireland Funds of France-Servier Prize launched