UCC School of Medicine students receive HHS Awards

9 Nov 2016
UCC School of Medicine students receive HHS Awards

The Dean, Professor Mary Horgan, and Faculty and all the staff  of the School of Medicine congratulate the large number of UCC Medical students receiving awards at the NUI Dr. Henry Hutchinson Stewart Medical Scholarships Award Ceremony in Dublin on 9 November, 2016.  These awards are competed for annually by students and graduates of NUI constituent universities (UCC, UCD, NUI Galway and Maynooth University) and other NUI member institutions including RCSI and NCAD. The awards honour and support scholars of distinction at every stage of their academic studies. These achievements were also acknowledged by the Dean at the recent School of Medicine Prizegiving Ceremony.


The following UCC Medical students excelled in both Clinical and Medical Science disciplines in this year’s competition:

General Practice

Scholarship (1st prize)        -              Emily Rutherford

3rd Prize                                -             Conal Houstoun

Medical Microbiology

Scholarship (1st prize)       -              Sinéad Flanagan

3rd Prize                               -              Alan Corkery


2nd Prize                               -              Brian O’Tuama

3rd prize                                -              Robert Whiriskey


3rd Prize                                -              Sinead O’Riordan


2nd Prize                               -              Wei Qi Vanessa Chan

3rd Prize                                -              Cara Pray


Scholarship (1st Prize)         -              Jacqueline Sheehan


Scholarship (1st Prize)          -              Laura Walsh

3rd Prize                                 -              David McDonnell

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