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Donation to Cardiac Care Unit

August 24, 2018
We were delighted to be joined by Orla, Megan and Anne Gormley who presented us with a cheque for €6,637. The Gormley family and their friends and relatives took part in the VHI Women's Mini Marathon back in June, in memory of Mr Michael Gormley.   This wonderful donation will be used to refurbish a
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Diageo Baileys Global Supply Annual Charity Cycle

August 23, 2018
On Friday, 18th of May, staff from Diageo Baileys Global Supply took part in their annual charity cycle to raise funds for the Donal Hollywood ward in St James’s Hospital.   They cycled from Dublin to Carlow and last week they presented us with a fantastic €5495.30.   We were delighted to be their chosen
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2018 Golf Classic

August 22, 2018
Thursday 13th September, 2018   Our annual golf classic has become one of our most important fundraising events for St James’s Hospital and it is attended by hospital suppliers, contractors, consultants as well as members of the hospital management team. Last year the money raised from the event was used to purchase a new Ultrasound
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2018 Liberties Fun Run

July 20, 2018
Thank you so much to everyone who took part in the 2018 Liberties Fun Run.   We had 1,500 people sign up for the event and this is the 1st year that we have sold out. We are so grateful to all our participants for supporting us and raising funds for GynaeCancerCare at St James's
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Foundation hosts inaugural Gala Dinner in Christchurch Cathedral in aid of Lung Cancer

June 7, 2018
On Saturday, November 10th the Foundation will host its inaugural Gala dinner in Christchurch Cathedral in aid of Lung Cancer. Over 300 guests are expected to attend on the night which will be a Black Tie evening together with a very special live performance by Anuna, Ireland`s leading acappella vocal ensemble.   Bookings for tables
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James’s Team – VHI Women’s Mini Marathon, 3 June 18

We had a great turnout for the VHI Women's Mini Marathon this year with an estimated 160 fundraising on behalf of the hospital.   It was fantastic to see so many supporters including hospital staff, patients and their families and friends make the effort to participate in the event, and fundraise for the hospital. In
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Recent Awards for Lung Cancer group

May 31, 2018
Congratulations to Dr Martin Barr, from the Thoracic Oncology Research Group at St James’s Hospital & Trinity College Dublin, who was awarded the 2018 European Association for Cancer Research (EACR) Young Scientist Award (Senior Category) at the recent 54th IACR Annual Meeting in Dublin.   From left to right: Dr Martin Barr, Andrew Binns (EACR),
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Survey on Lung Cancer Awareness

May 24, 2018
We were delighted to welcome Transition Year student Mitchell Hurley, from Sutton Park School, to work with our Target Lung Cancer team / Thoracic Oncology Research Group recently for work experience. Mitchell created a Lung Cancer Awareness survey for his peers to provide an insight into what exactly young students know about lung cancer, their opinions
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Another busy year for Target Lung Cancer

April 26, 2018
2017 was a busy and successful year for the Thoracic Oncology Research Group and our Target Lung Cancer (TLC) campaign. We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their donations to TLC and for events that took place across the country. We are looking forward to working with our patients and the
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Patient Story- Vivian Golding (Gynae Cancer)

April 18, 2018
Vivian’s Story Vivian grew up in Goldenbridge, close to St James's Hospital.  She emigrated to London, where she continued to live up until 2014.  In 2010, Vivian was diagnosed in London with Stage 1 uterine/womb cancer, and she had surgery to remove the cancer.  So Vivian carried on with her life, until in April 2014,
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