Professor Donal O'Donoghue memorial - live stream - 6th Oct, 2021, 1:00 pm (UK)

Professor Donal O'Donoghue memorial - live stream

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 

3.00pm   Reception

5.00pm   Close

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