The RCSI Millin Lecture is a prestigious award and open to all the surgical specialties.
The successful applicant will be well advanced in their surgical training or in their first five years in consultant practice. Preference will be given to applicants whose surgical research has been carried out wholly or in part in Ireland.
The subject chosen should be of clinical interest embodying original research, comprising a substantial body of work and be suitable for presentation as a formal lecture.
The successful applicant will receive an honorarium of €650 and the Millin Medal.
The 43nd Millin Lecture will be delivered during the Millin Meeting in 2020. Fellows of the College are invited to nominate candidates.
Applications for 2020 are now closed. Details on 2021 applications will be available in due course.
|43||2020||Colin Peirce||Evidence-based research of surgical technology and technique leading to change in practice and healthcare delivery|
|42||2019||Orla McCormack||Oesophagogastric cancer surgery: no longer a death sentence with advances in patient assessment, prehabilitation, minimally invasive approaches and enhanced recovery|
|41||2018||Padhraig F. O’Loughlin||Computer-assisted and Robotic Technology in Orthopaedic Surgery|
|40||2017||Helen Heneghan||Metabolic Surgery and Diabetes: A Chance to Cut is a Chance to Cure|
|39||2016||Niall Davis||The evolution of urological surgery in the era of tissue engineering, regenerative medicine and technological innovation|
|38||2015||Aoife Lowery||The Evolving Role of the Surgical Oncologist in the Biomolecular Era|
|37||2014||James Paul O’Neill||The evolving treatment paradigm of thyroid cancer|
|36||2013||John Burke||From cell signalling to individualised patient care: lessons learned in the study of Crohn’s disease|
|35||2012||Calvin Coffey||Surgical Anatomy and Anatomic Surgery|
|34||2011||Fraser Smith||Rectal conserving surgery in the era of radiochemotherapy|
|33||2010||David G. Healy||Successful Surgery, A Selection of Scalpels, Sutures and Susceptive Cells|
|32||2009||Ronan Cahill||Tailoring Innovation for Surgical Cure|
|31||2008||Conor Shields||Abnormal saline: interaction between intravenous fluids and morbidity|
|30||2007||Malcolm Kell||Surgical Wilderness to Clinical Utility|
|29||2006||Kevin J. Mulhall||Moving with the times: Arthroplasty, Mobility and Joint Preservation in the 21st Century|
|28||2005||Deborah McNamara||Outcomes following colorectal surgery: future challenges|
|27||2004||Fergal Fleming||Regulation of the Estrogen Receptor - an Insight into the Mechanism of Action of Tamoxiffin|
|26||2003||Desmond Winter||Ions, Not Bygones: Perspectives on Cellular Physiology in Gastrointestinal Surgery|