Aodhán Ó Ríordáin TD presents to MSc Leadership 2015
Minister of State at the Department of Justice and Equality and Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht with special responsibility for Equality, New Communities and Culture and Drugs Strategy attended the RCSI Institute of Leadership to meet MSc Leadership students.
The presentation focussed on leadership from an educational and political perspective and was followed by an interactive question and answer session.
Speaking after the presentationDr Samantha Doyle, programme participant said “It was a great opportunity to hear Minister Ó Ríordáin’s experience from an educational setting, “his ‘Right to Read Campaign’ is an example of leadership to challenge poor literacy rates in disadvantaged areas.
Sinead Roche Moore programme participant commented”The MSc Leadership programme is an inter-professional group and Aodhán’s presentation highlighted distributed leadership theory and its’ relevance across so many different areas of practice”.
Our photos shows Ms Sinead Roche-Moore and Dr Samantha Doyle with Minister Aodhán Ó Ríordáin TD
The MSc Leadership programme is taken over a 2 year period and consists of 47 senior healthcare professionals from various organisations.
For more information www.rcsileadership.org