Psychiatry Section HST & BST Competitions, Thursday 5th October, 2023

05/10/2023 in Virtual, online meeting

Dear All,

The Psychiatry Section of the Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland (RAMI) and the Faculty of Academic Psychiatry of the College of Psychiatrists of Ireland present the HST & BST Competitions on Thursday 5th October 2023.

The joint winners of the BST Competition were Dr. Rona Hunt and Dr. Eimear Kelly with their paper:

An analysis of referrals received and declined by three Specialist Homeless Mental Health Services – Are we missing a core group

E Kelly, R Hunt, M Gallagher/The Mater Sector Community Mental Health Team

The runner-up in the BST Competition was Dr. Roaz Moola with his paper:

Examining Emergency Department attendances with mental health triage codes and utilization of pre-hospital emergency services

R Moola, A Doherty/Department of Liaison Psychiatry, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital Department of Psychiatry, UCD

The winner of the HST Competition was Dr. Siofra Mc Donagh the paper:

A 5-year Review of South Lee Crisis Resolution Home Treatment Team

S Mc Donagh, S Crowley, D Carolan, K O Connor/Cork University Hospital, UCC, South Lee Mental Health Services

The runner-up in the HST Competition was Dr. Eimear Doody with her paper:

The impact of anorexia nervosa on biological ageing

E Doody, KM Ryan, C O’Toole, D McLoughlin/Trinity College Dublin

PROG_RAMI BST & HST Comp_Psych_5th Oct 2023

The competition commenced at 17:00 (5;00 pm). A bronze medal will be awarded to the winners of both competitions.



On behalf of Dr. Eric Roche, Section President, and Dr. Eric Kelleher, Section Secretary, RAMI Psychiatry Section