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‘Jackie’s Wish’ fundraiser raised €17,200 for the Donal Hollywood Ward

July 21, 2017
Dr. Ciara Conlan held a series of events in memory of her mother, Jackie who was a much-loved staff member of St. James’s Hospital.  Supported by family and friends, an amazing €17,200 was raised for the Donal Hollywood Ward.   Ciara, her father Ollie, sister Lisa, brother Colm and family members presented the cheque at
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Raffle of U2 tickets in aid of the Oncology Day Ward

July 19, 2017
**  We have drawn our lucky winner who has been contacted.  Thank you to everyone who entered our raffle**     We are delighted to have a pair of tickets, to raffle, for the 'U2 - the Joshua Tree 2017' concert this week.  The concert is taking place this Saturday (22/07/17) in Croke Park, Dublin.
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Finalist in the Research Laboratory of the Year 2017

June 23, 2017
The Annual Irish Laboratory Awards were held on Thursday May 25th at The Ballsbridge Hotel, Dublin.   Launched in 2013, The Irish Laboratory Awards are the benchmark for those demonstrating excellence, best practice and innovation within Ireland’s lab industry.   The Laboratory Awards recognise the successes and achievements of Ireland's internationally renowned scientists in areas
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Jog for James’s Team turns out for the VHI Women’s Mini-Marathon, 5 June 17

June 14, 2017
We had a great turnout for the Jog for James’s team this year, with an estimated 160 fundraising on behalf of the hospital.   Many of the hospital staff took on the challenge too, including teams from AMAU, Gynae Cancer Care, Target Lung Cancer and the Bennett ward.  Dr Geraldine O’Reilly, from Medical Physics and
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EACR Image of the Month: June 2017

June 9, 2017

The EACR Image of the Month highlights both scientifically and visually stimulating cancer research images from EACR members.   Congratulations to Dr. Martin Barr of St. James’s Hospital & Trinity College Dublin in Ireland.  June’s winning image depicts β-catenin protein expression and localization in lung cancer cells.   Winner: β-catenin protein expression and localization in
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Thank you to the generous companies supporting the Jog for James’s Mini Marathon Team

June 2, 2017

Firstly, thank you to all our participants who have signed up to be part of this year’s VHI Mini Marathon team and fundraise on behalf of St. James’s Hospital. We are so grateful for your support.   So, a big thanks to the following companies!   Flynn Hotels, a family hotel group with 4 great
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Neven Maguire launches Painting Raffle in Aid of Target Lung Cancer Appeal

May 30, 2017

We thank Ken Scott, of Trinity Translational Medicine Institute, for donating an original Liam Jones painting to Target Lung Cancer appeal. The painting is also newly framed.You can purchase tickets, at the cost of €10 each.  There is a limit of 500 tickets.  Once all the tickets are sold, we will make the draw.  We
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International Clinical Trials Day – ‘Do nothing about me without me’

May 16, 2017

    The Wellcome – HRB Clinical Research Facility and the Trinity Translational Medicine Institute are celebrating International Clinical Trials Day by hosting a half day symposium on Public and Patient Involvement in Clinical Research.   The symposium is intended for clinician scientists and translational scientists wishing to learn about the practical steps required to ensure the
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Neven’s Food Festival 2016, raises over €20,000 for Target Lung Cancer

May 10, 2017

Neven’s Food Festival 2016, raises over €20,000 for Target Lung Cancer   We were delighted to welcome Neven Maguire back to St James’s Hospital. We had the opportunity to up-date him on our plans and developments for our Target Lung Cancer campaign, and our new ambition for a lung cancer institute.   Neven was at
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Gynae Cancer Care receives €60,000 towards new surgical equipment

May 9, 2017

Emer Casey Foundation Announces Donation of €60,000 to Gynae Cancer Care at St. James’s Hospital to celebrate World Ovarian Cancer Day   8TH May 2017: St. James’s Hospital and the Emer Casey Foundation today marked World Ovarian Cancer Day 2017, by celebrating the Emer Casey Foundation’s donation of €60,000 towards the purchase of much needed
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