3U Leadership Symposium – Leading the Pursuit of Quality

5 March, 2016

Keynote Speaker: Kathryn Riley, Professor of Urban Education, Institute of Education, University College, London   With Contributions from: Dr. Harold Hislop, Department of Education and Skills, Mr. John Farrelly, Health Information & Quality Authority, Dr. Séan Ruth, Consultant and Organisational Psychologist. Graduates from: MSc programmes in Leadership at DCU School of Education Studies; RCSI Institute of Leadership and the PG Dip Educational Leadership (Tóraíocht) offered by the Department of Education, Maynooth University, in partnership with PDST; will present insights from leading change projects in the education & healthcare professions.   Location: IONTAS & JOHN HUME […]


3U Healthcare Ethics & Law Masterclass Series

19 February, 2016

Title: Medical, legal and ethical implications of the Assisted Decision – Making (Capacity) Act 2015 Date: 19 February 2016 Time: 9:30am – 3:20pm (Registration from 8:30am) Venue: Lecture Theatre, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, Kildare Street, Dublin 2. RSVP by: 5.00pm on Wednesday 17 February Enquiries to: lawcpd@3upartnership.ie Masterclass Programme below: CPD Accreditation: – Medical Professionals: 5 CPD points – Legal Professionals: CPD certificates will be provided Attendance Fee: The fee will cover attendance for the full conference as well as tea/coffee and lunch. – Legal and Medical Professionals €200.00* inclusive of VAT. – […]


3U Masterclass on Legal and Ethical Issues in Healthcare, Medical, legal and ethical implications of the Assisted Decision-making

Date: Location: Time: Cost: 19th February 2016 Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, Kildare Street, Dublin 2 08:30 – 15:20 Legal and Medical Professionals €200.00* inclusive of VAT Students/NGOs/Representative Organisations – €25* (proof required). (*includes lunch and tea/coffee)   The long-awaited Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015 was passed in December 2015. The 2015 Act replaces the ward of court system grounded on the ‘best interests principle’ with a comprehensive statutory framework based on the will and preferences model to assist people in exercising their decision-making capacity. This 1-day intensive masterclass looks at the medical, legal […]

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4th Annual 3U Diabetes Conference (CPD accredited)

20 January, 2016

World-leading diabetes expert to speak about Islet Transplantation for Type 1 diabetes at 3U Diabetes Conference   Friday, 15th, January 2016: Islet transplantation, a treatment, not currently available for people with type 1 diabetes in Ireland, will be a major focus of the Fourth Annual 3U Partnership International Diabetes Conference entitled ‘Current Challenges in Diabetes Research’ which takes place at RCSI (Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland) in Dublin today. Islet transplantation involves the replacement of islets of the pancreas, which contain the cells that make insulin. These cells are lacking in patients with type […]


3U Partnership’s 4th Annual Conference Current Challenges in Diabetes Research

15 January, 2016

Date: Friday, 15 January 2016 Time: 9am-5pm. Sign in at 8.30am Venue: Albert lecture theatre, The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 123 St. Stephens Green, Dublin **Refreshments will be available in the in the Atrium** Key note speakers: Prof Stephanie Amiel, Kings College, London. Domenico Accilli, Columbia University, New York, EASD Claude Bernard Lecturer, 2014. Josephine Egan, National Institute of Aging in Baltimore. James Shaw, Professor of Regenerative Medicine for Diabetes, Newcastle University UK, Chair of the UK Islet Transplantation Consortium. Garry Duffy, Lecturer in Anatomy RCSI, director of the DRIVE consortium. Dr Agnes Ribeiro, […]


3U Global Health: Presents two new publications on Water

19 November, 2015

3U Global Health are taking part in the DSA Ireland annual conference on 19 November 2015 and will introduce two newly published collaborative books on sustainable water in developing countries.  The two books are: Water is Life: Community-Based Research for Sustainable Safe Water in Rural Uganda G. Honor Fagan (Editor), Suzanne Linnane (Editor), Kevin G. McGuigan (Editor), Albert Rugumayo (Editor) (2015, Practical Action) This book focuses on community-based research into improving the sustainability and equity of safe water production, consumption and management at community level in rural Uganda. It provides an account of the findings of a five-year […]


Launch of Online Exhibition: Outsider Women

1 September, 2015

3U Partnership officially launched the online archival exhibition “Outsider Women” 1 September 2015 at the National Library of Ireland In the year which marks the 40th anniversary of the International Women’s Year (IWY), a designation given by the United Nations to celebrate women globally, 3U Partnership is proud to launch its first digital humanties online exhibition entitled Outsider Women which focuses on the lives of three important, yet largely overlooked, women in Irish history. Emily Winifred Dickson – 1866-1944 Doctor of Medicine and Master of Obstetrics, first woman fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons […]