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ICGP Appoints Dr Tony Cox as new Medical Director of the College

Co. Clare Dr Tony Cox has been appointed to the position of Medical Director of ICGP and will commence in post on July 23rd 2018. » read more

Recall of specific valsartan containing medicines - Notification by Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA)

The HPRA have requested that the attached notification be brought to the attention of College members in relation to the recall of specific valsartan containing medicines. » read more

Medisec Quality and Safety Awards 2018

Medisec is sponsoring the 14th annual ICGP Quality and Safety Award which will be presented on 26 May 2018 at the ICGP Annual Conference in the Convention Centre, Dublin. » read more

CPE public health emergency - information for GPs

What does this mean for general practitioners? » read more

ICGP attends Oireachtas Joint Committee on Mental Health

Crisis in Irish mental health services is also a crisis in general practice, says the ICGP » read more

Special Interest Group on Medicine in the Developing World survey

There is a long standing tradition in Ireland of health personnel spending time as students or postgraduates in the developing world. » read more

ICGP Oireachtas presentations

See this article for details. » read more

ICGP attends Joint Oireachtas Committee on Health to discuss expansion of general practice

On 29 November, two representatives of the ICGP, Dr Brendan O'Shea, Director of the Post Graduate Research Centre, and Dr Mark Murphy, Chair of Communications, attended the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Health in relation to 'Primary Care Expansion'. » read more

Applications for GP training places have increased by almost 50%

Social media campaign successful in highlighting the advantages of being a GP » read more

Almost one in five of newly-trained GPs have already emigrated, according to latest survey of recent GP graduates and trainees

A further 17% of recent graduates are considering emigration, survey finds. » read more