Useful Irish Healthcare Links

compiled by Dr. Graham McMahon

I'm an endocrinologist at the Brigham & Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston and a graduate of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. You can e-mail me at
This was list was updated in October 2005. Please feel free to suggest new links!

Also see my Guide for Securing a Residency in the United States and my Guide to Postgraduate Training in Ireland.

Postgraduate Medical Education in Ireland

Registration in Ireland

Irish Medical Council
Portobello Court, Lower Rathmines Rd. Dublin 6, Ireland
Tel:: 353-1-4965588 Fax: 353-1-4965972

Medicine & related specialties:
The Royal College of Physicians of Ireland
6, Kildare St., Dublin 2, Ireland

Surgery & related specialties:
The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
123 St. Stephen's Green, Dublin 2, Ireland
Tel: 353-1-402 2100

Medical Jobs in Ireland on the Internet
Irish Medical Times
Irish Medical News
Locumlink Irish and international locums
Locumotion for locum postions

Irish Medical Schools

The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Medical School
University College Dublin Medical School
Trinity College Dublin Medical School
University College Galway FAculty of Health Sciences
University College Cork Faculty of Medicine
Queen's Univeristy Belfast

Irish Hospitals Online

Beaumont Hospital, Dublin (RCSI)
St. James' Hospital, Dublin (TCD)
Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Dublin (UCD)
St. Vincent's University Hospital, Dublin (UCD)
Tallaght Hospital (TCD)
James Connolly Memorial Hospital (RCSI)
Cork University Hospital (UCC)
Peamount Hospital
Galvia Private Hospital
National Maternity Hospital
Coombe Women's Hospital, Dublin
Rotunda Women's Hospital, Dublin
Bon Secours Private Hospital
Orthopedic Hospital, Clontarf
Cappagh Orthopaedic Hospital
Our Lady's Hospice, Dublin
Dublin Dental Hospital

Irish Medical Professional Organisations

Irish College of General Practitioners
National Rehabilitation Board
Anaesthetists of Great Britain & Ireland
Royal College of Psychiatrists (Ireland)
Irish Nurses Organisation
Irish Society for Occupational Medicine
Irish Society of chartered physiotherapists
Radiological protection institute of Ireland

Irish Medical Sites for the Public

Irish Heart Foundation
Irish Kidney Association
Irish Cancer Society
Diabetes Foundation of Ireland
Migraine association of Ireland
Alzheimer's society, Ireland
Irish Wheelchair Assocation
Irish HIV/AIDS support
Alone Elderly care in Dublin
Aware Helping defeat depression
Alcoholics anonymous Ireland
Irish Arthritis Foundation
Irish Sleep Apnea Trust
Asthma society
Gingerbread Supporting single parent families
Muscular Dystrophy Ireland
Adopted Peoples association

Irish Health Boards

Irish Department of Health
Eastern Regional Health Authority
Southern Health Board
Southeastern Health Board
Northwestern Health Board
Northeastern Health Board

Irish Medical Press & Journals

Irish Medical Directory Lists hospitals & doctors in Ireland
Irish Medical News current medical affairs, jobs...
Irish Medical Times More news and medical articles
Irish Medical Journal Scientific journal for Irish medicine
Irish Journal of Medical Science More scientific articles

Irish Medical Research Sites

Clinical Trials Ireland
Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland
Health Research Board
Biomedical Association of Ireland
HEA Net Ireland's national education and research network

Irish Medical Organisations

Irish Medical Organisation
National Medicines Information Centre
Irish Clearing House on Health Outcomes
Irish Health & Safety Authority

General Medical Information sites Website discussing many aspects of healthcare in Ireland Comprehensive reliable information on medical conditions
National Institutes of Health Reliable information on every disease from America's leading research center
WHO World Health Organisation
NHS Direct Has a good medical encyclopedia
Patient information
Women's health and associated issues
Medscape For medical information

General Irish Links
Irish National Television
Irish WWW Servers Map

My personal Websites

Brigham & Women's Hospital Where I work
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Medical School My med school
Belvedere College My secondary school
Residency guide for foreign medical graduates also by me

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