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Minister Catherine Byrne launches Healthy Limerick

Minister Catherine Byrne, TD, Minister of State with responsibility for Health Promotion and the National Drugs Strategy, today officially launched Healthy Limerick. Limerick City and County Council has become a member of the National Healthy City and Counties Network, which is an initiative of Healthy Ireland. The Healthy Cities and Counties approach to health involves


Opening Address by Minister Simon Harris at the All-Island Civic Dialogue ‘Brexit – implications for cross border health co-operation’ – 8th September 2017

*Check Against Delivery* I would like to warmly welcome everyone here today. I know that people have travelled from across the island to be here this morning, and I am very pleased to see such a good level of attendance and broad participation. The UK’s decision to leave the EU raises significant and complex issues


Appointments to the Occupational Therapists Registration Board

The Minister for Health, Simon Harris T.D., has re-appointed the following person as a member of the Occupational Therapists Registration Board. This appointment is for the period 13 September 2017 to 12 September 2020. Dr Tina McGrath Dr McGrath is a Senior Occupational Therapist (Clinical Practice Tutor) with the HSE Dublin North City Mental Health