Irish Medical Organisation

Living Medicine Podcast

Episode 6 of Living Medicine

On Episode 6 of the IMO's Living Medicine Podcast, award winning journalist Priscilla Lynch speaks to Dr Patrick Kelly GP about his role as a Medical Officer with the Irish Defence Forces, his 4 tours of duty and battling the Ebola Virus in Sierra Leone

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Episode 5 of Living Medicine

On episode 5 of Living Medicine, journalist Priscilla Lynch talks to IMO President Dr.Padraig McGarry. Dr. McGarry is in General Practice in Longford. He qualified in medicine from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) in 1982 and worked in Jervis St Hospital, Temple St Hospital, St Luke’s Hospital, Kilkenny and Regional Hospital, Mullingar.


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Episode 4 of Living Medicine

On episode 4 of Living Medicine, journalist Priscilla Lynch talks to Dr. Sumi Dunne. Sumi was born and raised in London but moved to Portarlington in 1999. She graduated from the University of Southampton Medical School. She is currently the resident doctor on RTÉ's Operation Transformation.

The podcast is available on soundcloud

Episode 3 of Living Medicine

On episode 3 of Living Medicine, Liam Geraghty talks to Dr. Austin O'Carroll.

Dr. O'Carroll has been a North Dublin inner city GP since 1992. He provides care to a population with a high burden of illness and social deprivation. He is the founder of numerous services for homeless and disadvantaged families including the Mountjoy Family Practice. He is the recipient of many awards in recognition of his work with the poor. He is the motivating force behind an organization called Safetynet, which provides healthcare for the homeless.

The podcast is now available on Soundcloud , iTunes or Stitcher.

Episode 2 of Living Medicine

 On episode 2 of Living Medicine, Susan Mitchell talks to Dr. íde Delargy – a Dublin based GP who is a leader in the field of substance misuse.

Dr. Delargy is currently the Director of the Substance Misuse Programme at the Irish College of General Practitioners, as well as the National GP Co-ordination for the HSE Addiction Service and Medical Director of the Practitioners Health Matters program.

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Episode 1 of Living Medicine

On the debut episode of Living Medicine, Susan Mitchell talks to IMO President Dr. Peader Gilligan about medical recruitment, Sláinte Care and the challenges facing the health services. Peader also talks about his career in emergency medicine, sharing the last moments with patients and the need for society to consider a ‘good death’.

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