Sean MacDiarmada Summer School
Sean MacDiarmada Summer School 2020
Sean Mac Diarmada Summer School 2020 will take place online on June 6th 2020 10.30am - 4.30pm.

This year's topic is "Healthcare in Ireland - A New Reality". Registration is free and the series of lectures will available until Jun 15th.

So as to remain connected to the historical roots of the Sean Mac Diarmada Summer School, a lecture with an historical or literary theme is included in the event schedule.

This year the Summer School commences with a literary presentation given in memory of Orla Parkinson, a valued contributor to many literary and historical endeavours in a number of local communities in North Leitrim.

  • Orla Parkinson Memorial Lecture 2020
    Prof Margaret Kelleher
    ‘Liberation, Tribulation: an exploration of modern female relationships in Ir...
  • 11.30am Saturday June 6th.
    Ms. Phil Ni Sheaghdha
    'Facing the Prospective of Virus as a Permanent Feature of Working Life.’
  • 12.30pm Saturday June 6th
    Dr Padraig McGarty
    'Public Policy Making in Ireland-Time for Change?'
  • 2.30pm Saturday June 6th
    Professor Patricia Casey
    'Psychiatric Healthcare in Ireland: The Impact of Covid 19'
  • 3.30pm Saturday June 6th
    Professor John Crown
    ‘Ending the Veil of Tiers – reforming Ireland’s broken hospital system.’
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