A memorial service for former RCP registrar Professor Donal O'Donoghue will be held in RCP at The Spine. This joint memorial is hosted by the RCP, UK Kidney Association and Kidney Care UK and will feature presentations and reflections on Donal's life and career.
The memorial will also see the unveilling of our new fundraising initiative, the O'Donoghue Wall, including a new portrait of Donal.
As Donal touched so many lives during his career and was loved and appreciated by the wider medical family, the memorial will be livestreamed for all to watch.
1.00pm Introduction to the afternoon
Professor Phil Kalra, professor of nephrology, Salford Royal Hospital
1.20pm Inaugural O’Donoghue lecture: The role of the medical profession in tackling UK health disparities
Professor Chris Whitty, chief medical officer for England
2.00pm Reflections from the family
2.10pm Reflections from the world of renal medicine
Dr Graham Lipkin, immediate past president, Renal Association
2.20pm Reflections from the RCP
Dr Andrew Goddard, president, Royal College of Physicians
2.30pm Reflections from the renal patient community
2.40pm Family and selected representatives to move to the memorial wall
2.50pm Unveiling of O’Donoghue memorial wall
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