Hall of Fame

The students featured here all participated in RSS programmes.  If you or someone you know has recently received and award for undergraduate research please let us know rss@rcsi.ie

408Research Day 2014 

The Dr. Harry O’Flanagan Prize for Excellence in Undergraduate Research was awarded to Yuan-Hsun Chang, pictured here (l) with Ashwanth Ramesh (r), and Prof Fergal O’Brien (m), for his oral presentation of his project entitled ‘A 3D Environment Influences Osteocyte Function’.

 

Treistrim HillsTristram Hills, pictured here with Prof. Kevin McGuigan,  Research Day Academic Coordinator, won first prize for his poster presentation of his project entitled ‘A prospective study of the incidence of aspiration and dysphagia occurring in acute stroke patients admitted to Beaumont Hospital’.

 

 

RCSI Student wins top Undergraduate Award in Medical Sciences
Joseph Sweeney, RCSI BSc in Pharmacy graduate, has been awarded the winning prize in the 2013 Undergraduate Awards Medical JosephSweeneySciences category. Pictured (l-r) is Prof Fergal O’Brien, Professor of Bioengineering and Regenerative Medicine; Joseph; and Dr Orlaith Brennan, Lecturer in Physics. Orlaith and Prof O’Brien supervised Joseph in his research. The Undergraduate Awards are an international academic awards programme that identifies top students across the globe through their innovative undergraduate research. (November 2013)

 

Research Day 2013

Aynam SaeedThe Dr. Harry O’Flanagan Prize for Excellence in Undergraduate Research was awarded to Ayman Saeed, pictured  here with Prof. Anne Hickey,  for his project entitled ‘Effect of synthetic retinoic acid derivatives in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Multiple Myeloma cells’.

Research day 2012

Medical students Aine McCarthy received the Dr. Harry O’Flanagan Prize for Excellence in Undergraduate Research  and William Leitch was winner of the Undergraduate Poster Prize at Research Day 2012.