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A huge congratulations and a warm welcome to our New Director of the Postgraduate Centre – Dr Declan Byrne

A note from the Director… This institution embodies the principle that a “community produces most that which it honours most”. We honour teaching and training. We honour collegiality and interdisciplinary working. We honour dignity, respect and support. This, amongst
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A very warm welcome to the 2018 SJH NCHDs

Welcome NCHDs – 2018 St James’s Hospital is an inner city hospital with a national reach. It has grown from humble origins as a Poor Law workhouse in teh 19th Century into a major academic teaching hospital. It has a proud tradition of caring for the poorest and sickest se
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William Stokes Award 2016

The Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD, awarded Professor Patrick Plunkett with the 6th annual William Stokes Award at a ceremony in St James’s Hospital on 20th October. Professor Plunkett, who was nominated for the award by his colleagues for his enormous contribution to the field
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Intern Class 2016

A very warm welcome to the new Interns to St James’s Hospital.
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2016 Winners of the EB Casey Award

The 2016 Eoin B Casey case presentation competition was held in the William Stokes Post-graduate centre in June. The standard was excellent with all candidates presenting very interesting stories of rheumatic disease. The winner was Dr Hannah Smyth with her presentation highlighting t
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2016 Winners of the Intern Medal Award

The 2016 Intern Medal competition facilitates presentations on research or clinical work performed by SJH interns. As in previous years, the standard was impressive. The winner was Dr Kunal Mohan who demonstrated an alternative method of predicting femoral fractures. Second prize was
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2015 Winner of the William Stokes Award

Winner of the 2015 William Stokes Award Professor Joseph Harbison, Senior Lecturer, Department of Medical Gerontology, Trinity College Dublin Lead Consultant Stroke Physician and Senior Geriatrician, St James’s Hospital, Dublin National Clinical Lead in Stroke Medicine. The Mini
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Dr Reinout van Crevel to present at the 1st Grand Rounds Meeting

Grand Rounds resumes this Friday from 8am to 9am in the Robert Smith Lecture Theatre in the Trinity Centre for Health Sciences. Chairperson:    Professor Joe Keane, Respiratory Consultant Presenter:          Special Guest Speaker Dr Reinout vanCrevel, Internist-Infectious Diseases Spe
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5th Annual William Stokes Award Ceremony – 2nd Oct 2015

The 5th Annual William Stokes Lecture and Award Ceremony will take place on Friday 2nd October 2015.   We are delighted to announce that the Minister for Health, Dr Leo Varadkar, will be present this year.   This is an opportunity to honour the often unrecognised work of St
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