FRS Recruitment Announced as New Sponsor of RCSI Alumni Awards
FRS Recruitment are proud to be announced as the new sponsor of the RCSI University of Medicine and Health Services Awards.
This will be the first time the RCSI Alumni Awards has had an overall sponsor, renaming the Awards to the RCSI Alumni Awards sponsored by FRS Recruitment. The sponsorship supports a three-year term from 2024 to 2026.
The RCSI Alumni Awards is an annual programme which celebrates the outstanding achievement of RCSI alumni, whose exemplary accomplishments and contributions as global healthcare professionals, are leading the world to better health.
Established in 2019, every year RCSI recognises outstanding alumni through these prestigious awards. Exemplary role models, RCSI Alumni Awardees inspire all those who aspire to have an impact on healthcare and society. To date, there have been 26 recipients of the award, who are held in the highest esteem across a range of healthcare professions, from Professor Niamh Nic Daeid, Director of the Leverhulme Research Centre for Forensic Science to Dr Ben LaBrot, Founder of the Floating Doctors.
Speaking at the launch of the new sponsorship, Professor Cathal Kelly, Vice-Chancellor, RCSI said, “The RCSI Alumni Awards sponsored by FRS Recruitment acknowledge RCSI alumni, whose exemplary accomplishments and contributions as global healthcare professionals, are leading the world to better health. FRS Recruitment share our ambition to honour outstanding alumni in healthcare and we look forward to working closely with them over the next three years.”
FRS Recruitment General Manager, Lynne McCormack & Vice-Chancellor, RCSI, Professor Cathal Kelly
Lynne McCormack, General Manager, FRS Recruitment said, “Most healthcare professionals aspire to make a difference to the lives of their patients or to improve the world around them. Just like the award recipients, health professionals are everyday heroes in their own right. Given our proven record as healthcare recruitment specialists, FRS Recruitment strives to support those working in healthcare all across Ireland to follow their dreams and to achieve their career goals. We hope by partnering with RCSI on these awards, it will shine a spotlight on the award recipients and showcase the many rewarding career paths open to all those pursuing their calling in healthcare.”
Nominations are now being invited for the 2024 Alumni Awards. Alumni from all over the world are invited to nominate classmates and peers for this prestigious event. Please click here to visit the nominations page.
FRS Recruitment, Manager Doctors Team, Carolan O'Higgins-Breslin, FRS Recruitment General Manager, Lynne McCormack, RCSI Alumni, Fellows & Members Senior Manager, Caoimhe Ní Néill & Vice-Chancellor, RCSI, Professor Cathal Kelly
About RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences
RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences is ranked first in the world for its contribution to UN Sustainable Development Goal 3, Good Health and Well-being, in the Times Higher Education (THE) University Impact Rankings 2023.
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