RCSIsmj Volume 6 launched!

Posted: April 5, 2013 at 5:17 PM   /   General news

The 6th edition of the RCSIsmj has just been released and can now also be found online! Please click on the cover below and start reading! The journals are now available at the St Stephens Green campus and the Mercer Library. We hope that you will give it a read. We would like to thank […]

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Hiring Staff for the RCSIsmj 2013-2014!

Posted: April 1, 2013 at 6:10 PM   /   News

Edit: Thank you very much for your applications – the application deadline has now passed. We look forward to reviewing your applications and getting back to you! The RCSIsmj is now accepting applications from RCSI students for certain positions in the 2013-2014 edition of the RCSIsmj. Please take the time to read the position profiles […]

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RCSIsmj 2013 Launch

Posted: March 20, 2013 at 1:46 PM   /   News

You are cordially invited to attend the launch of the sixth edition of the RCSIsmj. The event will be held in conjunction with the Biological Society’s Senior Case Competition on April 4, 2013 at 7pm at the Albert Theatre RCSI St Stephens Green campus. There will be a wine and cheese reception in the atrium afterwards. […]

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RCSIsmj Journal Club Part 2

Posted: February 28, 2013 at 10:54 PM   /   Journal Club, News

The RCSIsmj editors and staff would like to cordially  invite you to the second meeting of our Journal Club. This is a new aspect to the SMJ society that we are trying out for the first time this year. After a warm reception to the inaugural journal club meeting in November we have decided to […]

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Journal Club

Posted: December 19, 2012 at 2:50 PM   /   Journal Club, News

The RCSIsmj hosted its first journal club on November 27, 2012. The presentation ‘Statin use and reduced cancer-related mortality’ was given by our Co-Director Anas Sarhan and the event was moderated by Professor Ronan Conroy. We would like to thank all those for coming out and making the evening a success. We would also like to thank Professor […]

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Inaugural RCSIsmj Journal Club Meeting!

Posted: November 25, 2012 at 9:44 AM   /   Journal Club, News

The RCSIsmj staff take great pleasure in announcing our inaugural Journal Club meeting on November 27, 2012 at 6pm. The article to be discussed is entitled “Statin use and reduced cancer-related mortality” (NEJM 8 Nov 12). Professor Ronan Conroy will be in attendance to lead student discussion. The event will be held in Tutorial Room […]

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RCSIsmj 2012-2013 Ethics Prize Submission Deadline

Posted: October 10, 2012 at 3:24 PM   /   News

The submission deadline for the RCSIsmj Ethics Prize 2012-2013 has been set at: 11:59pm Monday, November 12, 2012. All submissions should be sent to We invite all students to submit an essay discussing the ethical questions raised in the case study presented. Medical ethics is an essential aspect of the medical curriculum and we hope […]

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Submission Deadline Extended

Posted: October 10, 2012 at 9:40 AM   /   News

The deadline for submissions has been extended to 11:59pm Monday, October 22, 2012. This gives you an extra two weeks to get your articles in! Please submit your articles electronically to Do not forget to include an Author Information Form with your submission. Good luck! We look forward to seeing your submission.

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Now Accepting Submissions for 2012-2013

Posted: September 23, 2012 at 7:35 PM   /   News

Dear Students, We are pleased to announce that the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland’s Student Medical Journal is now accepting submissions to be reviewed for publication in our 2012-2013 edition. The RCSIsmj publishes a wide array of student work. No experience or prior publication is necessary, so we encourage all junior students to get […]

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Hiring Staff for the RCSIsmj 2012-2013 Edition!

Posted: April 4, 2012 at 10:49 PM   /   News

Dear RCSI students: The application process for the RCSIsmj’s upcoming year is now open. We encourage all to apply. No experience is necessary! The following positions are available: – Senior Editor – Assistant Peer Review Director – Peer Reviewer – Executive Secretary – Staff Writer – Public Relations – Education Officer Please find a description […]

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