UHL doctor awarded prize at UHL Conference

Dr Gideon-Phil Meyer pictured with Dr John McManus, NDTP Training Lead, UL Hospitals and Consultant Physician and Professor Tony Holohan, Director, Centre for One Health. Photo: Don Moloney.

THE FIRST prize winner at the 2024 UL Hospitals NCHD Conference was Dr Gideon-Phil Meyer, registrar of emergency medicine at University Hospital Limerick, for his quality improvement project and platform presentation entitled ‘Get it on time: Every time. A Parkinson’s Disease Quality Improvement Project”.

The annual conference aims to help non-consultant hospital doctors at UL Hospitals Group enhance their research experience, while providing them with an opportunity to present their research, audit and quality improvement projects from the training year.

More than 150 abstracts were submitted in a cross-faculty conference at the Clinical Education and Research Centre  incorporating paediatrics, surgery, anaesthetics, medicine, obstetrics and gynaecology, interns, psychiatry, radiology, and general practice with prizes awarded for the best abstract presentation in each department.