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RCSIsmj Journal Club- Monday, November 21st

Posted: November 14, 2016 at 7:15 PM   /   News

Join RCSIsmj in welcoming Mr. David O’Brien, Consultant Neurosurgeon in Beaumont Hospital. Topic: “Invasive MRSA infections in neurosurgical patients – A decade of progress.” The event will take place Monday, November 21st 7pm, TR 2/3 RCSI SSG. As always, food and refreshments will be served! Please Note: The paper has only recently been accepted by […]

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Uprooted: Responding to Refugee Healthcare Needs RCSIsmj staff writer Danyal Zaman Khan

Posted: November 14, 2016 at 6:09 PM   /   Blog, News

Today’s medical interventions have reached a new level of sophistication, allowing us to push the boundaries of health outcomes we can provide for our patients. However, many subsets of the world’s population are yet to benefit from such advancements, and instead, require us to provide a different dynamic of healthcare. Multinational states of political and […]

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RCSIsmj Journal Club- Monday, November 7th

Posted: October 26, 2016 at 3:05 PM   /   Journal Club

Join RCSIsmj in welcoming Dr. Frank Doyle who will be discussing the topic “Insight into Peer Review”. The presentation will take place Monday November 7th at 7pm in TR2/3, RCSI. As always, food and refreshments will be served.

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Submission Deadline Extended

Posted: October 26, 2016 at 3:00 PM   /   News

The deadline for submissions has been extended to Monday, October 31st, 2016. Please submit your articles electronically to submissionssmj@rcsi.ie. Good luck! We look forward to seeing your submission.

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Generation ‘M’ – RCSIsmj Staff Writer Samar Atteih

Posted: October 25, 2016 at 4:02 PM   /   Blog, News

It’s no surprise that the media dominates the waking hours of most children and adolescents. The use of cellphones, video games, television and the internet have increased dramatically over the past decade with the average adolescent spending up to 8 hours per day accessing various forms of media (1), leading to the moniker ‘generation M’. […]

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RCSIsmj Ethics Competition

Posted: October 18, 2016 at 3:48 PM   /   News

We invite all students to enter the RCSIsmj Ethics Competition. Each year we ask students to submit an essay discussing the ethical questions raised in the case presented in the 2015/2016 issue of the RCSIsmj. Medical ethics is an essential aspect of the medical curriculum and we hope to encourage RCSI students to think critically […]

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RCSIsmj Journal Club- Monday, October 17th

Posted: October 2, 2016 at 6:29 PM   /   News

Join us in welcoming Dr Mark Murphy who will be discussing his paper “The ‘general check-up’ in the asymptomatic adult- a study of GPs in the North West of Ireland” Click here to read the The ‘general check-up’ in the asymptomatic adult- a study of GPs in the North West of Ireland paper. The presentation will take […]

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Insight into SMJ – 2016 Edition

Posted: September 19, 2016 at 11:09 AM   /   News

The RCSIsmj is hosting its first event of the year on Monday, October 3rd at 7pm in the Cheyne lecture theatre. Join us to: Learn more about student research at RCSI Hear presentations by published student authors Get guidance on submitting to SMJ As always, food and refreshments will be served shortly afterwards.

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General Submissions Deadline – 2016

Posted: August 26, 2016 at 3:57 PM   /   News

The deadline for submissions to the 10th edition of the RCSIsmj is Friday, October 21st, 2016. Please direct any questions to editorsmj@rcsi.ie, submissions to submissionssmj@rcsi.ie and for guidelines, visit Submission Guidelines page.   Don’t miss your chance to publish your work in the next issue of the RCSI SMJ! – See more at: http://www.rcsismj.com/submission_guidelines/

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RCSIsmj 9th Edition Launch – Friday April 22nd

Posted: April 19, 2016 at 6:50 PM   /   News

Join RCSIsmj for the 9th Edition Launch! Debate motion: “This house believes that gene editing should be banned permanently.” The event will take place Friday April 22nd, at 7pm in Albert Lecture Theatre. Wine and cheese reception to follow. Also, a great time to come by and talk to us about applications for next year’s […]

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