Medical Graduates Association

MGA Conference 2018

20 Sep 2018

MGA Conference takes place on Saturday, November 3, 2018

November 3, 2018
Brookfield Health Sciences Complex G.04
Registration - Please click on the link below
The Annual Scientific Conference is a multidisciplinary graduate meeting for all medical graduates, staff and friends of University College Cork which is organised by the Medical Graduates Association Committee 
9.30 Registration 
10.00 Professor Patrick O'Shea
President, UCC
Opening Address by UCC President - introduced by Prof Tony O'Brien, Chairperson, Medical Graduates Association
Chair  Dr Marie Murphy Session 1
10.15 Professor Brendan Kinsley "Diabetes and Pregnancy - a growing business"
10.40 Dr Aoife Lowney "Proactive Palliative Medicine"
11.05 Dr Conor Deasy "The evolution of a Trauma System for Ireland"
11.30 Coffee Break
Chair Session 2
11.55 Dr William O'Connor "The changing face of skin cancer therapy"
12.20 Dr Grainne Murphy "Lupus - the wolf at the door"
12.45 Dr Cian Gallagher
Dr Pamela Gilligan Prize Winner 2018 
Final Year Project Title: "Maternal Alcohol Consumption during Pregnancy and the Risk of Autism Spectrum Disorders in Offspring"
13.00 LUNCH
Chair:  Dr Tom Dennehy Session 3
13.45 Mr Adrian O'Sullivan "Multi-modaility management of pancreatic cancer"
14.10 Dr Louise Gibson "Teaching and Learning in the Community"
14.35 Dr John Loughnane "Reflections on lifelong learning in medicine"
15.00 Professor Helen Whelton
Head, College of Medicine and Health
Closing Address, introduced by Prof Tony O'Brien, Chairperson, Medical Graduates Association 
19.00 Reception followed by Dinner Aula Maxima, North Wing, Main Quadrangle
Pre Dinner performance by the Mr Pat Fleming, Orthopaedic Surgeon on the Uileann Pipes and Dr Niamh Bermingham, Consultant Neuropathologist on Piano!
Post Dinner entertainment - "Beat the Intro Quiz" with John Coulter


School of Medicine

Scoil an Leighis

Room 2.59, T12 AK54