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Professor John Kelly, Director of Research at RCSI, presents John J Ryan medal to Professor Michael Berndt

BDI DIRECTOR AWARDED JOHN J RYAN MEDAL

05.12



The latest research on breast cancer, cystic fibrosis, bone tissue engineering, cyberpsychology and sexual health were just some of the topics featured in studies which were presented at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland's annual Research Day which took place on Wednesday, 25th April.

Over 300 researchers attended this annual forum which provides RCSI scientists with the opportunity to showcase their most recent research findings and emphasises the importance of research within the College.

The John J Ryan Distinguished Guest Lecture was delivered by BDI Director,Professor Michael Berndt who spoke on the subject of "Diversity, Diagnostics and Disease: The BDI Experience". The John J Ryan medal was presented to Prof Berndt on the day by Prof John Kelly, Director of Research at RCSI.

An article on the event was covered by Irish Medical News. The article can be found here.