Last year’s 21st Annual Multidisciplinary Research Conference
Covid-19 – Challenges, Experiences, Learning

took place virtually on 27th November 2020. It was an immense success – all the speakers were very well received. We had a far greater participation than in previous years.
A big “Thank You” to our keynote and local speakers, our sponsors and everyone who helped make it a success

Dr Mike Ryan
Executive Director, WHO

Professor Luke O’Neill
Biochemistry Chair, TCD

Dr. Francois Roman
Senior Director, GSK, Belgium

Professor Molly Byrne
School of Psychology, NUIG

Dr. Anthony Breslin
Director of Public Health, HSE NW

Education at SUH

Educational meetings and seminars – please check back for regular updates
Congratulations to our Seed Grants Awardees – 2020
Helen O’Connor
Ena Jordan
Hilary Cullinan
Margaret Given
Mel Corbett
Thomas Crotty
Congratulations to the REF medal winners – 2020
  • The REF Hospital Medical Board  Medal: Maeve Leonard
  • The REF Health & Social Care Professions Medal: Catherine McGreal

22nd Annual Multidisciplinary Research Conference

26th November 2021, Sligo University Hospital / IT Sligo

Research Seed Grant Scheme 2021

The Foundation is pleased to announce the Research Seed Grant Scheme 2021. This year a total of €10,000 will be made available under this scheme, up to a maximum of €2,500 for each grant.
More details please see