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19/07/2015 REPRO FREE
The 36th World Medical and Health Games was officially opened by Minister Jan O’Sullivan at the University of Limerick on Sunday 19th July. The Games welcome over 1,000 athletes from more than 20 countries to compete across 25 different sports from golf and cycling to chess, fencing triathlon and football. This annual event brings medics from a range of medical professions, consultants, GP’s, nurses, paramedics who compete in a spirit of friendship in their chosen sport.
Pictured are (l-r) Jan O'Sullivan, Minister for Education and Skills, Deputy Mayor Shane Clifford, and Professor Michael Larvin, head of UL Graduate Entry Medical School.
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