Dr. Mike Ryan among speakers at Sligo University Hospital event

A number of renowned experts in the medical field are to attend a virtual event at Sligo University Hospital this month.

The hospital’s Research and Education Foundation are hosting their 21st annual Multidisciplinary Research Conference on November 27th.

The general aim is to support training, education and research in health care at the hospital and within the region.

The focus for this year is Covid-19 and Executive Director with the World Health Organisation and Sligo native, Dr. Mike Ryan, will be among the speakers.

The event is aimed mainly at health professionals with information about the event available on the foundation website.

Speaking to OceanFM News, a founding member of the volunteer Research and Education Foundation, John Williams, believes the information gained from the conference will be very useful.