Month: February 2012

The Establishment of the Rather Progressive 18th Century Hospital System in Ireland

Attended a great talk providing a overview of the establishment of the 18th Century Irish Hospital System in Ireland by Dr Susan Mullaney (RAMI/UCC) at the Edward Worth Library @ Dr Steevens Hospital in Dublin. Mullaney is asking a basic question about the motivation behind the 1765 Act for Ireland calling for establishment of county […]

#tweetsmart by JS McDougall

#tweetsmart by Jesse McDougall adopts the premise that many people dismiss twitter as idle chatter and cannot fathom why they would want to engage with it. Although I have encountered many colleagues that personally are somewhat dismissive (and in many cases rightly so) I am not sure that business dismisses it as readily and certainly […]