Intern Section Study Day Meeting, Jan 2013

26/01/2013 in Corrigan and Graves Hall, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, Dublin 2.

This being the second Intern Study Day. We thank all the Judges for giving of their time and expertise in selecting the winners of the various medals being awarded today.


9:00am – Registration

9:30am – Platform Presentations 1

10:30am – Coffee

10:50am – Platform Presentations 2

11:50am – Poster presentations 1

12:50pm – Lunch

1.25pm – Platform Presentations 3

2.25pm – Poster Presentations 1

3.25pm – Intern Awards


Winners of medals:

Best Research Study:

  • Dr. Jack Woods  – Investigation of the validity of a nomogram predicting the presence of sentinel lymph node metastasis in melanoma in an Irish population

Best Clinical Case:

  • Dr. Olwen C Murphy – A Case of Acute Kidney Injury Secondary to Near-Drowning

Best Res Oral presentation:

  • Dr. Brian M. Moloney – A Time Use Diary Study of Surgical Interns.

Best Poster:

  • Dr. Catherine Crowe – Anthropometric and metabolic characteristics of a large cohort of Irish adults with type 2 diabetes and sever obesity


Professor Patrick Murray, Dean of Medicine and Head of UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science

Dr Dermot Power, President, RAMI Section of Interns

Dr Denise Sadlier, Consultant Nephrologist, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital

Mr Jurgen Mulsow, Special Lecturer of Surgery, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital

Professor Cillian Twomey, Consultant Geriatrician, Cork University Hospital

Dr John Holian, Consultant Nephrologist, St Vincent’s University Hospital