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  • Palliative Care in Parkinson's Disease Conference held at the University of Colorado on 3-4 October 2015.

    30 Nov
    Palliative Care in Parkinson's Disease Conference held at the University of Colorado on 3-4 October 2015.

    Dr Siobhán Fox was invited to discuss research from the Centre for Gerontology in Denver, at the University of Colorado.

    Dr Siobhán Fox (pictured front row, far left) was recently invited to present and discuss her research in Denver, USA, at the “Palliative Care in Parkinson’s Disease Conference”. The event was hosted by the Department of Neurology, University of Colorado and took place from 3rd-4th October 2015.

    Siobhán discussed the issue of outcome measurement in palliative stage Parkinson’s disease, an area that is receiving increasing attention internationally. The discussion was informed by the research currently being conducted in the Centre for Gerontology and Rehabilitation which is led by Dr Suzanne Timmons.

    Photo caption:

    Dr Siobhan Fox (front row, first on the left) pictured with other speakers and attendees at the University of Colorado ‘Palliative Care in Parkinson’s Disease Conference’.

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  • IGS 62nd Annual and Scientific Meeting 2014.

    10 Oct
    IGS 62nd Annual and Scientific Meeting 2014.

    Congratulations to our research staff, Emma O Shea, Ronan O Caoimh, Lorraine Scanlon, and Edmund Manning on the successful presentation of their abstracts/posters  at the IGS 62nd Annual and Scientific Meeting 2014 which took place on 9th-11th October 2014 at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Galway.

    Information: 

    66 oral and 200 poster abstracts have been accepted for presentation at Our 62nd Annual and Scientific Meeting.  This year's meeting will be held by us in partnership with National University of Ireland, Galway & West/North West Hospitals Group.

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  • Winner of the Elsevier/Harold Ellis Prize 2013

    10 Sep
    Winner of the Elsevier/Harold Ellis Prize 2013

    Congratulations to Dr. Niamh O Regan, PhD student in the Centre for Gerontology and Rehabilitation, UCC who has recently received the Elsevier/Harold Prize for best publication in the International Journal of Surgery in 2013 for her paper on delirium in post-operative patients.

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