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ICGP hosting EGPRN Conference: 19-22 October, Dublin

Major European mental health research conference focuses on increasing public and patient involvement in health research. » read more

Social media campaign and dedicated website launched to highlight a career in general practice - #BEaGP

The ICGP has launched a dedicated website, video series and social media campaign on Facebook and Twitter to encourage medical graduates to become general practitioners. » read more

ICGP Oireachtas presentations

See this article for details. » read more

ICGP submission to Oireachtas Joint Committee on the Eighth Amendment

On 12 October, the College presented its submission to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on the Eighth Amendment of the Constitution. » read more

Irish College of GPs criticises Budget 2018 for failure to build capacity in general practice as national manpower crisis looms

The Irish College of General Practitioners (ICGP), the professional and training body for Irish GPs, has predicted that the failure to provide resources for a new GP contract in Budget 2018 will have a detrimental impact on those on lower incomes, and increase pressure on the acute hospital sector. » read more

ICGP Membership Survey 2017

The ICGP has emailed College members a link to a survey to gauge opinion on how the College is serving its members. » read more

Annual ICGP GP Trainees Conference discusses advantages and challenges of being a GP in Ireland

Newly trained GPs encouraged to look at Irish employment options before considering emigration. » read more

ICGP Career Survey Report 2017

Is the face of Irish general practice changing? A survey of GP trainees and recent GP graduates 2017 » read more

Recognition of Prior Learning pathway shortlisted for Irish Healthcare Awards

In 2016, the Irish College of General Practitioners' Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) pathway was developed and launched for the 2017 GP training intake. » read more

ICGP calls for general practitioners to have a central, enhanced role in the delivery of healthcare in its Pre-Budget Submission 2018

College calls for the FEMPI cuts to be reversed in Budget 2018, to facilitate expansion of primary care and reduce pressures on hospitals. » read more