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2020. HUCBMS Conference 2020, York St John University, 2-3 September.
The 2020 annual HUCBMS Conference (HUCBMS 2020) will be hosted by York St John University on 2-3 September. Confirmed speakers include: Professor Graeme Reid, University College London/Research England Professor Jonathan Grant, King’s College London Andrew Maguire, TU Dublin  James Parry, UK Research Integrity Office Professor Andrew Morris Health Data Research UK Dr Hamish McAlpine, UKRI Dr Chrissi Nerantzi, Manchester Metropolitan University Sarah May, IBMS  Dr Dave Lewis, Leeds University Prof Helen Walkington, Oxford Brookes Dr Mark Jones and Olivia Fleming, OneHE   Further details including booking and accommodation details will be available via the HUCBMS website – www...
2020. HUCBMS Conference 2020, York St John University, 2-3 September. The 2020 annual HUCBMS Conference (HUCBMS 2020) will be hosted by York St John University on 2-3 September. Confirmed speakers include: Professor Graeme Reid, University College London/Research England Professor Jonathan Grant, King’s College London Andrew Maguire, TU Dublin  James Parry, UK Research Integrity Office Professor Andrew Morris Health Data Research UK Dr Hamish McAlpine, UKRI Dr Chrissi Nerantzi, Manchester Metropolitan University Sarah May, IBMS  Dr Dave Lewis, Leeds University Prof Helen Walkington, Oxford Brookes Dr Mark Jones and Olivia Fleming, OneHE   Further details including booking and accommodation details will be available via the HUCBMS website – www
2020
Brendan O'Leary Hon MRIA In Conversation at Benburb Priory Brendan O’Leary Hon. MRIA will be in conversation with Ben Lowry, Deputy Editor, News Letter, about his latest three volume book A Treatise on Northern Ireland...
2020 Brendan O'Leary Hon MRIA In Conversation at Benburb Priory Brendan O’Leary Hon. MRIA will be in conversation with Ben Lowry, Deputy Editor, News Letter, about his latest three volume book A Treatise on Northern Ireland
2020. Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA appointed Senior Vice President of Royal Irish Academy .
Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA was re-elected to the Council of the Royal Irish Academy and appointed Senior Vice President at the Academy's Stated Meeting held virtually on 16 March 2020. Professor McKenna will continue to chair the Academy's North-South Standing Committee...
2020. Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA appointed Senior Vice President of Royal Irish Academy . Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA was re-elected to the Council of the Royal Irish Academy and appointed Senior Vice President at the Academy's Stated Meeting held virtually on 16 March 2020. Professor McKenna will continue to chair the Academy's North-South Standing Committee

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2018. HUBS Spring Meeting - Brexit Plenary lecture
Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA, Vice President of the Royal Irish Academy, and President Emeritus and Hon Executive Secretary of the Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Sciences (HUCBMS), delivered a plenary lecture on ´Brexit and the HE Sector´ to the Annual Meeting of the Heads of University BioSciences (HUBS) at Leicester in April 2018...
2018. HUBS Spring Meeting - Brexit Plenary lecture Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA, Vice President of the Royal Irish Academy, and President Emeritus and Hon Executive Secretary of the Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Sciences (HUCBMS), delivered a plenary lecture on ´Brexit and the HE Sector´ to the Annual Meeting of the Heads of University BioSciences (HUBS) at Leicester in April 2018
2017. Election to Vice President of Royal Irish Academy
Gerry McKenna MRIA was elected to the Council of the Royal Irish Academy and as Vice President on 16 March 2017...
2017. Election to Vice President of Royal Irish Academy Gerry McKenna MRIA was elected to the Council of the Royal Irish Academy and as Vice President on 16 March 2017
2015. McKenna joins RIA Steering Group on optimal governmental structure for HE and research
Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA has accepted an invitation to join the Royal Irish Academy´s Steering Group established to ´identify the optimal governmental structure for Higher Education and Research´...
2015. McKenna joins RIA Steering Group on optimal governmental structure for HE and research Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA has accepted an invitation to join the Royal Irish Academy´s Steering Group established to ´identify the optimal governmental structure for Higher Education and Research´
2014. McKenna appointed to RIA Life and Medical Sciences Committee
Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA has been appointed to the Royal Irish Academy´s newly established Life and Medical Sciences Committee...
2014. McKenna appointed to RIA Life and Medical Sciences Committee Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA has been appointed to the Royal Irish Academy´s newly established Life and Medical Sciences Committee
2014. McKenna joins Society of Biology Education Policy Advisory Committee
Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA has joined the newly formed Society of Biology Education Policy Advisory Committee...
2014. McKenna joins Society of Biology Education Policy Advisory Committee Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA has joined the newly formed Society of Biology Education Policy Advisory Committee
2013. McKenna lectures at Oxford
Professor Gerry McKenna was guest lecturer on the Georgia Tech summer programme at Worcester College Oxford in July 2013...
2013. McKenna lectures at Oxford Professor Gerry McKenna was guest lecturer on the Georgia Tech summer programme at Worcester College Oxford in July 2013
2013. McKenna delivers lecture to young researchers in Hong Kong
Professor Gerry McKenna delivered an invited lecture  on 27 March 2013 to young and developing researchers at Hong Kong Polytechnic University on 'The development of research careers'...
2013. McKenna delivers lecture to young researchers in Hong Kong Professor Gerry McKenna delivered an invited lecture  on 27 March 2013 to young and developing researchers at Hong Kong Polytechnic University on 'The development of research careers'
2013. McKenna joins RIA All island and International Relations Working Group
Professor Gerry McKenna has been appointed to the Royal Irish Academy's Working Group on 'All-Island and International Relations' as part of the development and implementation of the Academy's strategic plan...
2013. McKenna joins RIA All island and International Relations Working Group Professor Gerry McKenna has been appointed to the Royal Irish Academy's Working Group on 'All-Island and International Relations' as part of the development and implementation of the Academy's strategic plan
2019. Benburb Priory Library and Museum to celebrate return of 1680 King James Bible after restoration.
Benburb Priory Library and Museum will be the focus for a special event on 26 March 2019 at 7.30pm to celebrate the return of its 1680 King James Bible after a dedicated conservation programme which has restored it to its former glory...
2019. Benburb Priory Library and Museum to celebrate return of 1680 King James Bible after restoration. Benburb Priory Library and Museum will be the focus for a special event on 26 March 2019 at 7.30pm to celebrate the return of its 1680 King James Bible after a dedicated conservation programme which has restored it to its former glory
2019. HUCBMS Conference 2019, Technological University Dublin, 3-4 September
The 2019 annual HUCBMS Conference (HUCBMS 2019) will be hosted by the Technological University Dublin on 3-4 September. Themes will include: the assessment and promotion of teaching excellence and innovation; the UK Research Excellence Framework, research funding and research management; models of overseas collaboration and cooperation in higher education; and the higher education landscape - challenges and opportunities...
2019. HUCBMS Conference 2019, Technological University Dublin, 3-4 September The 2019 annual HUCBMS Conference (HUCBMS 2019) will be hosted by the Technological University Dublin on 3-4 September. Themes will include: the assessment and promotion of teaching excellence and innovation; the UK Research Excellence Framework, research funding and research management; models of overseas collaboration and cooperation in higher education; and the higher education landscape - challenges and opportunities
2018. HUCBMS 2018 Annual Conference
The 2018 annual HUCBMS Conference will be hosted by the University of Essex from the 4th - 5th September 2018. Further details and booking options may be found on the dedicated conference website at:  https://www...
2018. HUCBMS 2018 Annual Conference The 2018 annual HUCBMS Conference will be hosted by the University of Essex from the 4th - 5th September 2018. Further details and booking options may be found on the dedicated conference website at:  https://www
2018. HUCBMS 25th Anniversary Celebration at the House of Lords, 1 May 2018
The Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Sciences (HUCBMS) is celebrating its 25th Anniversary during 2018. Its achievements and successes over a quarter of a century were celebrated by a reception sponsored by The Lord Rana MBE at the House of Lords on 1 May...
2018. HUCBMS 25th Anniversary Celebration at the House of Lords, 1 May 2018 The Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Sciences (HUCBMS) is celebrating its 25th Anniversary during 2018. Its achievements and successes over a quarter of a century were celebrated by a reception sponsored by The Lord Rana MBE at the House of Lords on 1 May
2018. Royal Irish Academy: Leading Experts Highlight Dangers for Northern Ireland Universities and Research Following Brexit
Ireland’s leading body of experts in the sciences, engineering, humanities and social sciences has warned that Brexit will pose major challenges for higher education and research in Northern Ireland. A Royal Irish Academy[1] Taskforce report, chaired by its Vice President, Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA, highlights the danger of Northern Ireland losing research and skills capability funding from the EU which have helped to promote economic, social and cultural development and cohesion...
2018. Royal Irish Academy: Leading Experts Highlight Dangers for Northern Ireland Universities and Research Following Brexit Ireland’s leading body of experts in the sciences, engineering, humanities and social sciences has warned that Brexit will pose major challenges for higher education and research in Northern Ireland. A Royal Irish Academy[1] Taskforce report, chaired by its Vice President, Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA, highlights the danger of Northern Ireland losing research and skills capability funding from the EU which have helped to promote economic, social and cultural development and cohesion
2017. Official Opening of Benburb Priory Library & Museum
The Benburb Priory Library & Museum will be opened officially by the two Archbishops of Armagh, Most Rev Eamon Martin and Most Rev Richard Clarke on 26 October. The £1...
2017. Official Opening of Benburb Priory Library & Museum The Benburb Priory Library & Museum will be opened officially by the two Archbishops of Armagh, Most Rev Eamon Martin and Most Rev Richard Clarke on 26 October. The £1
2017. HUCBMS 25th Annual Conference
The 25th annual Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Sciences (HUCBMS) conference will be held at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge on 6-7 September. HUCBMS 2017 will focus on the themes: developments in learning and teaching, research and research impact, and international issues...
2017. HUCBMS 25th Annual Conference The 25th annual Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Sciences (HUCBMS) conference will be held at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge on 6-7 September. HUCBMS 2017 will focus on the themes: developments in learning and teaching, research and research impact, and international issues
2017. RIA Press Release: Impacts and Opportunities for HE and Research post-Brexit
Clear agreement on the importance of Irish-UK research collaboration Free movement of students, academics and researchers considered essential Leaving Cert students face possibility of paying increased fees to study in Northern Ireland   6th June 2017 The Royal Irish Academy has today (6th June) published results from a survey of 390 academics in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland on the Impacts and Opportunities for Higher Education and Research on the Island of Ireland post Brexit. Its results highlight significant concerns among the sector around the likely impact of Brexit on the ability of students and researchers to move freely for work and research on the island of Ireland and with the UK...
2017. RIA Press Release: Impacts and Opportunities for HE and Research post-Brexit Clear agreement on the importance of Irish-UK research collaboration Free movement of students, academics and researchers considered essential Leaving Cert students face possibility of paying increased fees to study in Northern Ireland   6th June 2017 The Royal Irish Academy has today (6th June) published results from a survey of 390 academics in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland on the Impacts and Opportunities for Higher Education and Research on the Island of Ireland post Brexit. Its results highlight significant concerns among the sector around the likely impact of Brexit on the ability of students and researchers to move freely for work and research on the island of Ireland and with the UK
2017. From Portugal to Benburb, A Rare Collection of Books Comes Home.
The Chief of the Clans of O’Neill, Portugese nobleman Dom Hugo O’Neill, has donated his private book collection to the Benburb Priory Library & Museum. Dom Hugo is recognised as the present Chief by descent of the O’Neills of Clanaboy, by the Chief Herald of Ireland based at the National Library and by the Clans of Ireland organisation including the Association of O’Neill Clans...
2017. From Portugal to Benburb, A Rare Collection of Books Comes Home. The Chief of the Clans of O’Neill, Portugese nobleman Dom Hugo O’Neill, has donated his private book collection to the Benburb Priory Library & Museum. Dom Hugo is recognised as the present Chief by descent of the O’Neills of Clanaboy, by the Chief Herald of Ireland based at the National Library and by the Clans of Ireland organisation including the Association of O’Neill Clans
2016. Appointment as Chair of Hong Kong Polytechnic University's Advisory Committee on Health Technology and Informatics
Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA has been appointed Chair of Hong Kong Polytechnic University´s Advisory Committee on Health Technology and Informatics. Professor McKenna was previously a member of the Committee which includes biomedical sciences/medical laboratory sciences, radiography and health informatics within its remit...
2016. Appointment as Chair of Hong Kong Polytechnic University's Advisory Committee on Health Technology and Informatics Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA has been appointed Chair of Hong Kong Polytechnic University´s Advisory Committee on Health Technology and Informatics. Professor McKenna was previously a member of the Committee which includes biomedical sciences/medical laboratory sciences, radiography and health informatics within its remit
2016. Letter Published in The Times on EU Referendum.
23 June 2016 Sir, Northern Ireland is the only UK region that would have a land border with the EU post-Brexit. The Leave campaign has argued that the UK should leave the single market but that somehow the current ‘invisible’ North-South border, established as a result of the EU single market with free movement of people and goods, would continue...
2016. Letter Published in The Times on EU Referendum. 23 June 2016 Sir, Northern Ireland is the only UK region that would have a land border with the EU post-Brexit. The Leave campaign has argued that the UK should leave the single market but that somehow the current ‘invisible’ North-South border, established as a result of the EU single market with free movement of people and goods, would continue
2016. Northern Ireland Members of Royal Irish Academy Support EU Remain Vote.
A number of Northern Ireland-based Members of the Royal Irish Academy (MRIAs) have written to the Times Higher Education and other outlets outlining the benefits for HE and research of the UK voting to remain part of the European Union in the June 2016 referendum. https://www...
2016. Northern Ireland Members of Royal Irish Academy Support EU Remain Vote. A number of Northern Ireland-based Members of the Royal Irish Academy (MRIAs) have written to the Times Higher Education and other outlets outlining the benefits for HE and research of the UK voting to remain part of the European Union in the June 2016 referendum. https://www
2016. HUCBMS EU Referendum Position Statement
The Executive Committee of the Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Sciences (HUCBMS) supports the United Kingdom’s (UK’s) continued membership of the European Union (EU). HUCBMS believes that within the global scientific community, greater impact and opportunities will continue to be achieved by UK universities, researchers, academics, and students through full and active participation in the policy formulation, networking and collaborative higher education and research frameworks established within the EU...
2016. HUCBMS EU Referendum Position Statement The Executive Committee of the Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Sciences (HUCBMS) supports the United Kingdom’s (UK’s) continued membership of the European Union (EU). HUCBMS believes that within the global scientific community, greater impact and opportunities will continue to be achieved by UK universities, researchers, academics, and students through full and active participation in the policy formulation, networking and collaborative higher education and research frameworks established within the EU
2016. HUCBMS 2016 at Plymouth
The Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Sciences Annual Conference (HUCBMS 2016) and AGM will take place at Plymouth University on 6 and 7 September . The major themes of the conference will be: Developments in Teaching and Learning Research Policy and Research Impact Internationalisation Details of the programme including booking and accommodation arrangements are available at: https://www...
2016. HUCBMS 2016 at Plymouth The Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Sciences Annual Conference (HUCBMS 2016) and AGM will take place at Plymouth University on 6 and 7 September . The major themes of the conference will be: Developments in Teaching and Learning Research Policy and Research Impact Internationalisation Details of the programme including booking and accommodation arrangements are available at: https://www
2016. Royal Irish Academy publishes Advice Paper on the Sustainability of the Northern Ireland Higher Education sector
The Royal Irish Academy has published an Advice Paper (No. 10) which considers the current (2016) position of the Northern Ireland Higher Education sector, and the emergence of a significant funding gap which will have major knock-on effects for the long term sustainability of the Northern Ireland higher education system, and will also serve to undermine efforts to stimulate FDI in Northern Ireland through the lowering of corporation tax rate...
2016. Royal Irish Academy publishes Advice Paper on the Sustainability of the Northern Ireland Higher Education sector The Royal Irish Academy has published an Advice Paper (No. 10) which considers the current (2016) position of the Northern Ireland Higher Education sector, and the emergence of a significant funding gap which will have major knock-on effects for the long term sustainability of the Northern Ireland higher education system, and will also serve to undermine efforts to stimulate FDI in Northern Ireland through the lowering of corporation tax rate
2015. Science Summit: Strategy for Excellence
Professor Gerry McKenna will be a keynote speaker at the ‘Science Summit: Strategy for Excellence’ conference to be held at the America Square Conference Centre, London on 10 December 2015. The Summit which is an Open Forum Event will support universities and research institutions in their strategies to achieve excellence in research and to deliver economic growth on an institutional, local and international level...
2015. Science Summit: Strategy for Excellence Professor Gerry McKenna will be a keynote speaker at the ‘Science Summit: Strategy for Excellence’ conference to be held at the America Square Conference Centre, London on 10 December 2015. The Summit which is an Open Forum Event will support universities and research institutions in their strategies to achieve excellence in research and to deliver economic growth on an institutional, local and international level
2015. University Alliance takes the initiative with DTA
University Alliance has launched a new kind of doctoral programme for the 21st Century. Thirteen Alliance universities have joined forces to launch a new kind of doctoral training programme in response to industry needs and promote the UK’s economic growth and productivity...
2015. University Alliance takes the initiative with DTA University Alliance has launched a new kind of doctoral programme for the 21st Century. Thirteen Alliance universities have joined forces to launch a new kind of doctoral training programme in response to industry needs and promote the UK’s economic growth and productivity
2015. Gerry McKenna appointed to International Advisory Board of MARBLE Project
Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA has been appointed to the International Advisory Board of the JMD MARBLE Project. MARBLE is a Joint Master’s Degree (JMD) high-level integrated international study programme for Biomedical Laboratory Scientists...
2015. Gerry McKenna appointed to International Advisory Board of MARBLE Project Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA has been appointed to the International Advisory Board of the JMD MARBLE Project. MARBLE is a Joint Master’s Degree (JMD) high-level integrated international study programme for Biomedical Laboratory Scientists
2015. McKenna speaks at Oxford on 'changing role of UK universities
Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA delivered a lecture and seminar at Worcester College, Oxford in July 2015 on ‘The changing roles of UK universities’. The wide ranging presentation was part of the Georgia Tech Summer School programme at Oxford...
2015. McKenna speaks at Oxford on 'changing role of UK universities Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA delivered a lecture and seminar at Worcester College, Oxford in July 2015 on ‘The changing roles of UK universities’. The wide ranging presentation was part of the Georgia Tech Summer School programme at Oxford
2015. HUCBMS 2015 Annual Conference
The annual HUCBMS conference (HUCBMS 2015) will take place at the University of Bradford on 8 and 9 September 2015. The programme will begin on Tuesday 8 September at lunchtime and end with the Conference Dinner on Wednesday 9 September...
2015. HUCBMS 2015 Annual Conference The annual HUCBMS conference (HUCBMS 2015) will take place at the University of Bradford on 8 and 9 September 2015. The programme will begin on Tuesday 8 September at lunchtime and end with the Conference Dinner on Wednesday 9 September
2015. Rare Northern Ireland priory collection to be conserved and made public
Heritage Lottery funding of nearly £750k will protect and ‘open up’ 20,000 volumes from Servite Priory in Benburb A library and museum of rare and historical books, archives and artefacts collected over centuries and held in a priory in Co Tyrone is to be conserved and opened to the public after receiving £733,300 in support from the Heritage Lottery Fund. The Servite Priory in Benburb contains around 20,000 manuscripts, books and archive items, consisting of a number of valuable collections including some unique material dating back to the 16th century...
2015. Rare Northern Ireland priory collection to be conserved and made public Heritage Lottery funding of nearly £750k will protect and ‘open up’ 20,000 volumes from Servite Priory in Benburb A library and museum of rare and historical books, archives and artefacts collected over centuries and held in a priory in Co Tyrone is to be conserved and opened to the public after receiving £733,300 in support from the Heritage Lottery Fund. The Servite Priory in Benburb contains around 20,000 manuscripts, books and archive items, consisting of a number of valuable collections including some unique material dating back to the 16th century
2014. McKenna issues Northern Ireland HE Quality Warning Alert
Northern Ireland HE Quality Warning Alert The former Vice Chancellor of the University of Ulster, Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA, has urged Northern Ireland politicians to either re-examine their policy of freezing student tuition fees* or accept declining standards of higher education provision and competitiveness relative to the rest of the UK. Professor McKenna was delivering a keynote address on behalf of the Society of Biology at ‘Science and Stormont’ - a meeting organised by the Royal Society of Chemistry through the Stormont All Party Group on Science and Technology...
2014. McKenna issues Northern Ireland HE Quality Warning Alert Northern Ireland HE Quality Warning Alert The former Vice Chancellor of the University of Ulster, Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA, has urged Northern Ireland politicians to either re-examine their policy of freezing student tuition fees* or accept declining standards of higher education provision and competitiveness relative to the rest of the UK. Professor McKenna was delivering a keynote address on behalf of the Society of Biology at ‘Science and Stormont’ - a meeting organised by the Royal Society of Chemistry through the Stormont All Party Group on Science and Technology
2014. HUCBMS Travel Fellowships
The Executive Committee of HUCBMS has established two annual Fellowship Travel Awards to encourage collaboration in biomedical sciences teaching and research between UK-based and overseas universities. The first awards will be available in 2014-15...
2014. HUCBMS Travel Fellowships The Executive Committee of HUCBMS has established two annual Fellowship Travel Awards to encourage collaboration in biomedical sciences teaching and research between UK-based and overseas universities. The first awards will be available in 2014-15
2014. McKenna joins QAA Benchmark Review Groups
Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA has been appointed by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) to be a member of the Group established to review the Benchmarking Statement for Biosciences and and also a member of the Review Group for Biomedical Sciences. The reviews are expected to be completed by early 2015...
2014. McKenna joins QAA Benchmark Review Groups Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA has been appointed by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) to be a member of the Group established to review the Benchmarking Statement for Biosciences and and also a member of the Review Group for Biomedical Sciences. The reviews are expected to be completed by early 2015
2014. Gerry McKenna to Deliver Peace Lecture in Iraq
Professor Gerry McKenna will deliver a keynote address at a major international conference on ‘Religious Pluralism in the Dialogue of Civilizations’ to be held in Iraq in late February. He has been invited by the Iraq Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research...
2014. Gerry McKenna to Deliver Peace Lecture in Iraq Professor Gerry McKenna will deliver a keynote address at a major international conference on ‘Religious Pluralism in the Dialogue of Civilizations’ to be held in Iraq in late February. He has been invited by the Iraq Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research
2014. HUCBMS 2014 Conference
The 2014 Conference of the Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Sciences (HUCBMS) will take place on Monday 1 and Tuesday 2 September at the University of East London. The themes of the conference will be: education, internationalisation and research...
2014. HUCBMS 2014 Conference The 2014 Conference of the Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Sciences (HUCBMS) will take place on Monday 1 and Tuesday 2 September at the University of East London. The themes of the conference will be: education, internationalisation and research
2013. McKenna joins Stormont All Party Group
Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA has joined the Stormont Science and Technology All-Party Group. The Group, which is chaired by Basil McCrea MLA, includes members from a number of learned societies...
2013. McKenna joins Stormont All Party Group Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA has joined the Stormont Science and Technology All-Party Group. The Group, which is chaired by Basil McCrea MLA, includes members from a number of learned societies
2013. McKenna joins International Advisory Board for University of Kufa
Professor Gerry McKenna has accepted an invitation to join an international advisory board for the University of Kufa in Iraq. The Board will advise the University on all aspects of its academic development and iternational outreach...
2013. McKenna joins International Advisory Board for University of Kufa Professor Gerry McKenna has accepted an invitation to join an international advisory board for the University of Kufa in Iraq. The Board will advise the University on all aspects of its academic development and iternational outreach
2013. McKenna joins Executive Committee of Heads of Biology
Professor Gerry McKenna has accepted an invitation to join the Executive Committee of the Heads of University Centres of Biology (HUBS). HUBS is a Special Interest Group of the Society of Biology www...
2013. McKenna joins Executive Committee of Heads of Biology Professor Gerry McKenna has accepted an invitation to join the Executive Committee of the Heads of University Centres of Biology (HUBS). HUBS is a Special Interest Group of the Society of Biology www
2013. HUCBMS 2013 Conference
The 2013 Conference of the Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Science (HUCBMS) will take place on Monday 2 and Tuesday 3 September at the University of Northumbria. The main themes of the conference will be: Education and Training Outcomes Research Sustainability and Communication International Issues Further details will be available via the HUCBMS website ( www...
2013. HUCBMS 2013 Conference The 2013 Conference of the Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Science (HUCBMS) will take place on Monday 2 and Tuesday 3 September at the University of Northumbria. The main themes of the conference will be: Education and Training Outcomes Research Sustainability and Communication International Issues Further details will be available via the HUCBMS website ( www
2012. Servite Priory Library Twenty thousand rare Servite manuscripts and books receive Heritage Lottery Fund backing
A collection of around 20,000 manuscripts, books and archive material has secured the Heritage Lottery Fund’s (HLF) initial support* in a bid for nearly £773,000, including development funding of £83,000 to protect and open up the rare collection. The Servite Priory library at Benburb, Co...
2012. Servite Priory Library Twenty thousand rare Servite manuscripts and books receive Heritage Lottery Fund backing A collection of around 20,000 manuscripts, books and archive material has secured the Heritage Lottery Fund’s (HLF) initial support* in a bid for nearly £773,000, including development funding of £83,000 to protect and open up the rare collection. The Servite Priory library at Benburb, Co
2012. HUCBMS 2012 Annual Conference
The 2012 HUCBMS Annual Conference will take place at the University of Lincoln on 5-6 September. The programme and conference details can be accessed via the HUCBMS website www...
2012. HUCBMS 2012 Annual Conference The 2012 HUCBMS Annual Conference will take place at the University of Lincoln on 5-6 September. The programme and conference details can be accessed via the HUCBMS website www
2012. McKenna Joins Royal Irish Academy North South Standing Committee
Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA has joined the Royal Irish Academy North-South Standing Committee. The Task Force is chaired by Professor Seamus MacMathuna MRIA...
2012. McKenna Joins Royal Irish Academy North South Standing Committee Professor Gerry McKenna MRIA has joined the Royal Irish Academy North-South Standing Committee. The Task Force is chaired by Professor Seamus MacMathuna MRIA
2012. McKenna Advises on REF
Professor P G McKenna is currently advising a number of universities in the UK and Hong Kong on their REF 2014 (Research Excellence Framework) submissions. Professor McKenna has extensive experience of strategic research planning...
2012. McKenna Advises on REF Professor P G McKenna is currently advising a number of universities in the UK and Hong Kong on their REF 2014 (Research Excellence Framework) submissions. Professor McKenna has extensive experience of strategic research planning
2011. McKenna is Keynote Speaker at Malaysian Health Science Education Seminar
Professor P G (Gerry) McKenna delivered a keynote address on international trends in health science education at a seminar organized by the Malaysian Ministry for Higher Education which took place in Kuala Lumpur on 16-17 November 2011. He also had discussions on biomedical sciences education with representatives of a number of leading Malaysian universities and visited Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia...
2011. McKenna is Keynote Speaker at Malaysian Health Science Education Seminar Professor P G (Gerry) McKenna delivered a keynote address on international trends in health science education at a seminar organized by the Malaysian Ministry for Higher Education which took place in Kuala Lumpur on 16-17 November 2011. He also had discussions on biomedical sciences education with representatives of a number of leading Malaysian universities and visited Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
2011. Prof Gerry McKenna is new HUCBMS Executive Secretary
Gerry McKenna has accepted the honorary position of Executive Secretary of the Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Science (HUCBMS: www.hucbms...
2011. Prof Gerry McKenna is new HUCBMS Executive Secretary Gerry McKenna has accepted the honorary position of Executive Secretary of the Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Science (HUCBMS: www.hucbms
2011. Gerry McKenna appointed Biomedical Sciences Subject Advisor for Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Prof Gerry McKenna has accepted appointment as biomedical sciences advisor to Hong Kong Polytechnic University. In this roll he will monitor and work with the relevant department/school to help maintain and enhance the standards of all its academic functions...
2011. Gerry McKenna appointed Biomedical Sciences Subject Advisor for Hong Kong Polytechnic University Prof Gerry McKenna has accepted appointment as biomedical sciences advisor to Hong Kong Polytechnic University. In this roll he will monitor and work with the relevant department/school to help maintain and enhance the standards of all its academic functions
2011. Professor Gerry McKenna chairs Servite Priory Library Project
Professor P G (Gerry) McKenna chairs the Management Board of the Servite Priory Library Project. The Project, based at Benburb Co...
2011. Professor Gerry McKenna chairs Servite Priory Library Project Professor P G (Gerry) McKenna chairs the Management Board of the Servite Priory Library Project. The Project, based at Benburb Co