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Galway: dotMD To Expand For 2019 – includes Literature, Rap, Poetry, Photography

Galway: dotMD To Expand For 2019 – includes Literature, Rap, Poetry, Photography

Unique Medical Conference for NUI Galway dotMD, the award-winning Festival of Medical Curiosity, is expanding in 2019 to meet demand. The dotMD meeting, often described as the ‘Electric Picnic’ of Medical Conferences, will be moving to the Bailey Allen Hall, NUI Galway and will take place over two days, from Friday 13 to Saturday 14 September 2019. The […]

NUIG: Study Identifies Steps to Improve Gender Diversity in Coastal Geoscience & Engineering

NUIG: Study Identifies Steps to Improve Gender Diversity in Coastal Geoscience & Engineering

A group of international female geoscientists from universities all over the world, including NUI Galway, have taken a close look at their profession, and discovered the barriers to success, while also pinpointing the sometimes simple changes that can be made to attract more women into innovative industries. The revealing results were published yesterday (4 September) […]

NUIG Launch Report On Sexual Consent Among Third Level Students

NUIG Launch Report On Sexual Consent Among Third Level Students

NUI Galway findings from SMART Consent workshops, and survey results from over 3,500 students Yesterday (7th) The Minister of State for Higher Education, Mary Mitchell O’Connor, TD, launched a research report on sexual consent among third level students, carried out by the NUI Galway SMART Consent research team, in collaboration with their partners at four other […]

NUIG:  Jellyfish Researcher’s Advice on Lion’s Mane Sightings and Stings

NUIG: Jellyfish Researcher’s Advice on Lion’s Mane Sightings and Stings

Following the recent increase in Lion’s Mane jellyfish sightings and stings experienced by swimmers across parts of Ireland, jellyfish research experts from the Ryan Institute at NUI Galway and UCC have issued the following information. Research published by NUI Galway in the international journal,Toxins, in 2017, showed that the best first aid treatment for a […]

NUI Galway: Events to mark International Women’s Day 2018

NUI Galway: Events to mark International Women’s Day 2018

NUI Galway will host a series of events to celebrate International Women’s Day on the 8 and 9 March. Events are free and open to the public. Dr Máire Geoghegan-Quinn will give a keynote address on ‘Excellence in higher education through gender equality’  – a personal and professional reflection, today 12.30-2pm. Throughout her career, Dr […]

Funding for Docu-Makers: NUIG Host ‘Science on Screen’ 2018 Info Day

Funding for Docu-Makers: NUIG Host ‘Science on Screen’ 2018 Info Day

Calling all documentary makers: Can research cure a broken heart? CÚRAM, the SFI Centre for Research in Medical Devices at NUI Galway and Galway Film Centre are offering funding to filmmakers interested in producing a documentary that engages with research into cardiovascular illnesses and stroke, currently underway at CÚRAM. The ‘Science on Screen’ 2018 Information […]