100 Years of Insulin

100 Years of Insulin

On the 11th January 1922, the first ever injection of insulin was administered at Toronto General Hospital. Frederick Banting and Charles Best conducted their first clinical tests on a severely diabetic 14 year old boy, Leonard Thompson, who was essentially being kept...
December Message from the NIPC Medical and Research Director

December Message from the NIPC Medical and Research Director

Prof. J. William McEvoy NIPC Medical and Research Director, Chair of Executive Council Welcome to our December NIPC e-Bulletin. I want to take this opportunity to wish you and yours the very best and healthy of Holiday Seasons. This year has been incredibly busy for...
November Message from the NIPC Medical and Research Director

November Message from the NIPC Medical and Research Director

Prof. J. William McEvoy NIPC Medical and Research Director, Chair of Executive Council Dear NIPC alliance members, welcome to this month’s e-bulletin! For those of you who did not have a chance to attend the live meeting, I’m delighted to share the link to...
Three in a Row: NIPC awarded Research Paper of the Year

Three in a Row: NIPC awarded Research Paper of the Year

The National Institute for Prevention and Cardiovascular Health (NIPC), based in Croí Centre, Galway, won Best Research Paper three years in a row at the Irish Healthcare Awards with The Ireland-ASPIRE Study: A Nationally Representative Epidemiologic Study of Coronary...
10 Reasons to Attend the 8th National Prevention Conference

10 Reasons to Attend the 8th National Prevention Conference

Free to Attend Providing all healthcare professionals equal access to world-class conference content and networking opportunities by providing the conference for free. On-Demand Sessions Not only will you gain access to the live-stream conference content, you will...