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MMI CSFP Alumnus wins RAMI Awards 2013

MMI Clinician Scientist Fellowship Programme (CSFP) Alumnus, Dr Sanjay Chotirmall (MMI Fellowship in RCSI. Currently Specialist Registrar in Respiratory Medicine in the Respiratory Research Division of RCSI, Beaumont Hospital), won the Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland (RAMI) Doctor Awards 2013 in both Respiratory Medicine and Overall Best Paper categories, for his research paper entitled Effect of estrogen on pseudomonas mucoidy and exacerbations in cystic fibrosis (1)

The aim of the Awards is “to recognise and encourage excellence in clinical research by hospital doctors, GPs and medical researchers working in Ireland.” The ceremony took place in the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, in Dublin on 21st March 2013.

l to r: Professor Thomas N Walsh (Consultant Surgeon, Connolly Hospital and RAMI Doctor Awards), Dr. Sanjay Chotirmall and Ms Guen Flanagan of Mundipharma.

l to r: Professor Thomas N Walsh (Consultant Surgeon, Connolly Hospital and RAMI Doctor Awards), Dr. Sanjay Chotirmall and Ms Guen Flanagan of Mundipharma.

 

(1) The paper was published in the N Engl J Med. List of authors: Chotirmall SH, Smith SG, Gunaratnam C, Cosgrove S, Dimitrov BD, O’Neill SJ, Harvey BJ, Greene CM, McElvaney NG. Further details here