Student’s research is commended at the Irish Healthcare Awards 2018

Jack Lawler, a summer medical research student at Letterkenny University Hospital and Donegal Clinical Research Academy, had his research project shortlisted for the Irish Healthcare Awards 2018 within the ‘Student Project of the Year ‘category. He undertook a meta-analysis entitled ‘Colorectal post-operative infective complications worsen oncological outcomes’. His work received a commendation at the gala ceremony held recently in Dublin. Jack is presenting his work internationally at the upcoming American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Pictured at the event are Mr Michael Sugrue (Consultant General and Breast Surgeon), Jack Lawler and Alison Johnston (Research Assistant).

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