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‘That day, I vowed to try to change things’ – Trinity professor says encounter with distressed mother and son drives her work

Professor Mary McCarron is author of over 100 publications on ageing. Photo: Gerry Mooney ‘That day, I vowed to try to change things’ – Trinity professor says encounter with distressed mother and son drives her work Independent.ie It was when she first trained as an intellectual disability (ID) nurse at Stewarts Hospital and later worked… Read More »

MIT, Samsung work to bring mobile innovations to veterans

A three-day hackathon that started on May 3 could bring new mobile healthcare innovations to the treatment of veterans in the not-to-distant future. The third annual MIT Hacking Medicine Grand Hack started on May 3 with engineers, clinicians, designers and other developers collaborating to address some of the largest health challenges facing veterans, assisted with… Read More »