News and updates from dotMD

dotMD 2022 sold out

By Ronan Kavanagh | Oct 31, 2021

This is to let you all know that in registration for in-person attendance at dotMD 2022 has now sold out. Please sign up for the waiting list if you are interested in attending in person (please note that the waiting list is separate from our mailing list). Registration will be released on a first come…

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dotMD 2022 Programme live

By Ronan Kavanagh | Oct 29, 2021

  We are delighted to announce the line-up for dotMD 2022 which will take place on Friday 17th and Saturday 18th June 2022. Registration is now open for those on our mailing list and will open for everyone else (check back here for link) on Monday November 1st at 5pm Those of us working at…

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dotMD 2022!

By Ronan Kavanagh | Jun 17, 2021

We are glad to announce that dotMD will next take place on June 17th and 18th 2022 at NUI Galway. dotMD 2022 will be a hybrid meeting – with everything that the physical meeting has to offer, but with the additional facility to attend online. Planning is at an advanced stage and the dotMD 2022…

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Muiris Houston has published a new book!

By Ronan Kavanagh | Oct 21, 2020

Psychiatrist in the Chair. The Official Biography of Anthony Clare by Brendan Kelly and Muiris Houston. Merrion Press.

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MedCurious Edition 1

By Ronan Kavanagh | Apr 18, 2020

MedCurious is a newsletter of medical curiosity – of the sorts of things that people who like dotMD might find interesting. Something to keep you going between dotMD events. This edition includes a mix-tape, a story, an article, news about a new book, and a link to an infamous dotMD interview. If you have something…

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dotMD 2019 now online!

By Ronan Kavanagh | Apr 13, 2020

We are delighted to announce that all of the recorded content from dotMD 2019 is now available online.

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Why Should I Be a Kind Doctor When I Have So Much to be Pissed Off About? Dr. Brian Goldman at dotMD 2019

By Michelle Gyenes | Dec 20, 2019

Dr. Brian Goldman is an emergency room physician from Toronto, Canada. He is also a published author of several bestselling books, including The Night Shift, The Secret Language of Doctors, and his latest work, The Power of Kindness.

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dotMD News update regarding 2020

By Ronan Kavanagh | Nov 27, 2019

This is just to let you know that we have decided to take a break for 2020 – so the proposed dotMD meeting in Sept 2020 will not take place as announced. This is to give us time to recover from 2019 and to prepare the best possible experience for our delegates for the next…

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Smart in Medicine: A New Era | Alexa Miller at dotMD 2019.

By Michelle Gyenes | Oct 22, 2019

 Alexa Miller is an artist-turned-medical-educator known for her study of the value of observation in the diagnostic process, and for co-creating an arts-based course on diagnosis at Harvard Medical School whose 2008 study has become a touchstone in the field of medical humanities. Since then, she founded Arts Practica, a consultancy dedicated to quality improvement…

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