- The Inaugural Lecture in the TTMI Immunology Seminar Series is taking place on Wednesday, 14th September 2016, at 1pm in the Dorothy Stopford Price Theatre (1st Floor TTMI, formerly IMM). The guest speaker will be Renate Kain, Professor of Pathology, Clinical Institute of Pathology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria (http://www.meduniwien.ac.at/transvir/en/about-transvir.php). The title of her talk will be Autoantibodies to LAMP-2 - modulators of the immune response? Lunch will be provided.
- The ADHD Tsunami? Global Perspectives, a one day international conference, will be held in University College Dublin, in the George Moore Auditorium, UCD O’Brien Centre for Science, on the 14 October 2016, 9am – 4.30pm. For more information on the event, please see the flyer. For payment and registration, please use the online payment centre.
New online application procedure for the School of Medicine Level 1 Ethics committee:
All application for the School of Medicine Research Ethics Level 1 Committee should now be made via the ethics online application system. Full details regarding how to make an application can be found here.
- ‘The Alert Program in Irish Post-Primary Schools: A NBSS National Study of a Teacher Facilitated Self-Regulation Programme’ by Dr. Siobhan Mac Cobb (Discipline of Occupational Therapy) reports on the value perceived by teachers and students on a programme that develops unique approaches for supporting better participation in mainstream schools by students with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties. The Alert Program is the result of a collaboration between Dr. Mac Cobb and The Department of Education since 2009.