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Information evening with Projects Abroad at the Irish Aid Volunteering and Information Centre

On Tuesday 1st July, at the Irish Aid Volunteering and Information Centre, Projects Abroad held an information evening, which gave an overview of the wide range of projects offered, spread across almost 30 countries around the globe, in Latin America, Africa, Eastern Europe, and the Asia-Pacific region. Recruitment...

Institute of Community Health Nursing 2014 conference

Across the globe, Community Health Nurses often form the backbone of public health provision, and at home there is no denying the critical role played by these key members of the health service. Last Wednesday, 21st May, saw the annual conference of Ireland’s Institute of Community Health Nursing, which took place...

The Making Time National Debate on Global Health 2014

Last Thursday, April 10th, the University of Limerick (UL) chapter of the Irish Forum for Global Health Student Outreach Group (SOG), had the pleasure of hosting the All-Ireland Final of the 2nd Annual Making Time Debate on Global Health, at the Graduate Entry Medical School, UL. Two students from each of Queen’s...

Student Outreach Group Marks International Women’s Day

Every year on March 8th, individuals from around the world celebrate the achievements and contributions of women everywhere. People have been making tributes to women for centuries, dating back to the women’s suffrage movement in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s, which was spurred by some of the political campaigns...

New TB drug development: Guest lecture by Dr. Mel Spigelman

On Thursday 6th March, the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland saw a gathering of clinicians, nurses, scientists, public health experts and more, to attend an event focusing on development of new medications to treat drug-resistant TB. The event commenced with a screening of Medicins Sans Frontieres’ short film...

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