The Section of Dermatology was established in 1951. As with the other sections this section is governed by a President and council, and hold regular meetings at which members present cases.

The General Council at their meeting on the 4th April, 1991 were shown the “Jacob” medal which the Section of Dermatology had made for their Registrar’s Prize. The Council approved the medal.


Recipients of the Jacob Medal

2016     Maeve McAleer

2013     Muireann Roche

2011     Anne-Marie Tobin

2009     Mary Bennett

2006     Marina O’Kane

2004     S. Langan

2001     F. Keane

1999     E. O’Toole

1996     C. Condon

1994     Deirdre Buckley

1993     R. Coleman

1992     M. Sheehan

1991     B. Ramsay                      

1990     Brid O’Donnell                                         












Combined Dermatology & Pathology Sections Meeting, Thurs 1st March 2018

01/03/2018 6:00pm in Winter Hall, RCPI, 6, Kildare street, Dublin 2

RAMI Dermatology Section, Jacob Medal, Thursday 16th Feb 2017

16/02/2017 6:30pm in Winter Hall, RCPI, 6, Kildare Street, Dublin 2

Dermatology Section Clinical & Scientific Meeting, Friday 9th Dec 2016

09/12/2016 10:00am in Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin, Dublin 12


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D. G. Shanik, P. J. Bradley, T. V. Keaveny

Surgical treatment of axillary hyperhidrosis


Ian C. Roddie

Human responses to emotional stress


The Conway Review Lecture, 1977.

Susan P. McManus, Joseph Masterson

Cytoplasmic metachromasia in cultured skin fibroblasts from parents of children with cystic fibrosis