Intern Section Study Day Meeting, Jan 2014

18/01/2014 in Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, 6, Kildare Street, Dublin 2

This being the third year of the RAMI Intern Section Study Day.

10.15am  -11.00am              Mr George Hook, Key Speaker

Winners of medals:

Best Oral Case Surgery

  • Dr. Jayne Doherty – Epigastric pain…It’s not always alcohol!

 Best Basic Res: 

  • Dr. Oliver McElvaney – The Effect Of PA401 On Interleukin-8 Levels In Airway Samples Of Patients With Cystic Fibrosis. 

Best Oral Case Med:

  • Dr. Stephanie Rutledge – Anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis is an antibody-mediated disease which was initially described in 2007 and is becoming increasingly recognised.

 Best Oral Clin Res: 

  • Dr. Vanessa Collins – Descriptive Study of Cause of Death in Homeless Adults in Cork.

Best Poster Case Surg:

  • Dr. Teresa Sweeney – Thyroid malignancy in Birt-Hogg-Dubé Syndrome: a case series and review of the literature.

Best Poster Clin. Res:

  • Dr. Jennifer Scott – An Analysis of Lapses in Professionalism as Experienced by Interns in Clinical Practice.

 Best Poster Case Med:  

  • Dr. Mary Ann Randles – Vital signs are Vital; A case of atypical presentation of Ischemic Heart Disease in General Practice.



Dr Ivan Casserly Consultant Cardiologist, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital

Dr Eugene Cassidy Consultant Liaison Psychiatrist, Cork University Hospital

Dr Joseph Eustace Consultant Nephrologist, Cork University Hospital

Dr Bairbre Golden Consultant Anaesthetist, Beacon Hospital, Dublin

Professor Michael Kerin Professor of Surgery, Galway University Hospital

Professor Eilis McGovern HSE National Programme Director for Medical Training

Dr Seamus McSuibhne Consultant Psychiatrist, St Luke’s General Hospital, Kilkenny

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

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

Dr Nuala Murphy Consultant Paediatrician, Children’s University Hospital, Temple Street

Dr Ross Murphy Consultant Cardiologist, St James’s Hospital

Dr Dermot Power RAMI President, Section of Interns

Dr Denise Sadlier Consultant Nephrologist, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital

Professor Owen Smith Chair of Haematology, Trinity College Dublin

Professor Austin Stack Professor of Medicine, University of Limerick

Professor Cillian Twomey Professor of Geriatric Medicine, Cork University Hospital

Professor Alan Watson Professor of Nephrology, St Vincent’s University Hospital