The second cycle of the ICAT Progamme has been awarded core funding by the Health Research Board. ICAT is now open to trainees in all disciplines of medicine, surgery, dentistry and veterinary medicine.

An Taoiseach Mr Micheál Martin officially launched ICAT-2 on 14th October 2022. You can read more about the launch by clicking on the link below.

An Taoiseach Mr Micheál Martine launches ICAT-2

Pictured at the event in University of Galway on Friday were Taoiseach Michéal Martin with Dr Stephanie Bollard, UCD and Prof Michael Conall Dennedy University of Galway with his dog Apollo. Photo: XPOSURE

Irish Clinical Academic Training (ICAT) Programme


The Irish Clinical Academic Training (ICAT) Programme is a unique all Ireland cross-institutional, comprehensive national programme for Clinician Scientists based at six major Irish universities and their affiliated hospital groups

ICAT Partner Universities

The partner universities include Trinity College Dublin, University College Dublin, University of Galway, Queen’s University Belfast, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and University College Cork.

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This site allows you to search for potential supervisors based on specialties, research areas and provides information on potential research projects.