News and updates from dotMD

Calling it a day

By Ronan Kavanagh | Aug 5, 2023

We are sad to announce that we at dotMD have decided to call it a day. dotMD is retiring. Muiris Houston, Alan Coss and I never dreamt that the festival would still be running after 10 years – and are hugely proud of what the meeting has achieved, the community that gathered around it, and…

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dotMD – The Future

By Ronan Kavanagh | Mar 21, 2023

We are still enjoying the positive feedback from dotMD 2022 – thanks for your support for the festival and ongoing enthusiasm for the whole enterprise. Not surprisingly, we been inundated with queries about when the next dotMD will take place. Truth be told we are currently in hibernation mode – and there are no definite…

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dotMD approved for 14 hours of CME

By Ronan Kavanagh | May 9, 2022

dotMD has been approved for 14 points of CME for both in person and online attendance (and for 2 days of GMS leave) by the ICGP. The running order and full programme for dotMD 2022 is also now available on our website. Virtual registration for the meeting is still open and we are getting a trickle of cancelations so our waiting…

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Medicine meets Tommy Tiernan at dotMD 2022

By Ronan Kavanagh | Mar 23, 2022

  We are excited to announce that Tommy Tiernan, the well known Irish comedian and chat show host, will appear in conversation with Professor Roger Kneebone at this year’s dotMD festival which takes place at NUI Galway on June 17th and 18th. Registration for virtual attendance now open. Tommy Tiernan is a winner of a…

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dotMD 2022 sold out

By Ronan Kavanagh | Oct 31, 2021

This is to let you all know that in registration for in-person attendance at dotMD 2022 has now sold out. Please sign up for the waiting list if you are interested in attending in person (please note that the waiting list is separate from our mailing list). Registration will be released on a first come…

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dotMD 2022 Programme live

By Ronan Kavanagh | Oct 29, 2021

  We are delighted to announce the line-up for dotMD 2022 which will take place on Friday 17th and Saturday 18th June 2022. Registration is now open for those on our mailing list and will open for everyone else (check back here for link) on Monday November 1st at 5pm Those of us working at…

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dotMD 2022!

By Ronan Kavanagh | Jun 17, 2021

We are glad to announce that dotMD will next take place on June 17th and 18th 2022 at NUI Galway. dotMD 2022 will be a hybrid meeting – with everything that the physical meeting has to offer, but with the additional facility to attend online. Planning is at an advanced stage and the dotMD 2022…

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Muiris Houston has published a new book!

By Ronan Kavanagh | Oct 21, 2020

Psychiatrist in the Chair. The Official Biography of Anthony Clare by Brendan Kelly and Muiris Houston. Merrion Press.

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MedCurious Edition 1

By Ronan Kavanagh | Apr 18, 2020

MedCurious is a newsletter of medical curiosity – of the sorts of things that people who like dotMD might find interesting. Something to keep you going between dotMD events. This edition includes a mix-tape, a story, an article, news about a new book, and a link to an infamous dotMD interview. If you have something…

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