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This Honours category seeks to recognise those hospital professionals that have displayed levels of excellence and dedication within any category of infectious diseases and antimicrobials in Ireland.

Key roles for the infectious diseases professionals include educating pharmacy, medical and nursing staff, auditing prescribing patterns and trends, monitoring antibiotic use, ensuring compliance with good practices and managing infection control issues, all of which contribute to reducing hospital associated infections.

This Honour must be Pharmacist-Led

Judges will be looking for:

  • Evidence of long-term, consistent dedication and outstanding achievements that have led to the advancement of this field, professionals within it and public health
  • Evidence to show that innovative practice has markedly enhanced the field and its development
  • An innovative project/development/service or new approach in the field or a research project within the field of infectious diseases
  • Evidence of the initiation or development of interdisciplinary research projects and networks
  • Evidence of a large variety of skills, attributes and accomplishments  

Who can enter:

This category is open to all hospital professionals working within the hospital sector in Ireland. Applications can be through nominating an individual or yourself. Each submission will be judged by an independent judging panel.

Each submission will be judged by an independent judging panel. There will be no personnel from any of the sponsoring companies or IPN Communications LTD on the judging panel. Short-listed finalists will be invited to an Honours Ceremony at the Radisson Blu, Dublin on Saturday, September 14th, 2024.

Entries can be submitted by post or email. All entries will be handled in the strictest confidence and will not be made available to any party not involved with judging the Honours. If your entry is shortlisted, the organisers may wish to reproduce a summary of your entry, photographs and any other supporting materials in the finalists’ booklet or within other materials they produce to promote the awards including all press materials.

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Please contact danielle@hospitalprofessionalnews.ie with any queries or questions.

Entry Deadline: Friday 26th April

Hospital Professional Honours – Saturday 14th September, 2024 – Radisson Blu Dublin

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