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RCSI Students Awarded for Academic Achievements at Annual NUI Awards Ceremony

25 November 2009

The National University of Ireland today celebrated the academic achievements of its graduates and students at its annual awards ceremony held in the Royal Hospital Kilmainham. This year, the following students and graduates at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) were awarded in the Dr H.H. Stewart Medical Scholarships 2009 category - Daniel Joyce, who received a scholarship in Gynaecology and Obstetrics; Limy Wong, who received a Scholarship in Medicine and a Commendation in Surgery; David Lynch, who was awarded 2nd place in Psychiatry and Kevin O’Connor, who was awarded 2nd prize in Physiotherapy.

Members of the National University of Ireland with students and graduates of RCSI, who were presented with awards at the annual NUI Awards Ceremony.

The National University of Ireland provides a range of awards annually to students, graduates and staff of the NUI constituent universities and recognised colleges and administers the competitions for the selection of award winners. The value of these awards in 2009 will be of the order of € .68 million. Approximately one hundred students and graduates of UCD, UCC, NUI Galway, NUI Maynooth, RCSI and NCAD received awards at the ceremony.