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#Mater

# mater - Monday 16 April, 2012

50-acre site for children's hospital submitted to review group
# Children's Hospital
# Children's Hospital

50-acre site for children's hospital submitted to review group

Apr 16th 2012, 6:45 AM 3,515 Views 21 Comments

A proposal to establish the National Paediatric Hospital on a 50-acre site at Lissenhall, Swords, claims the facility could be built in less time – and for less money – than at the Mater.

# mater - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Scientists discover link between HIV drug and osteoporosis
# Health
# Health

Scientists discover link between HIV drug and osteoporosis

Mar 10th 2012, 5:00 PM 3,254 Views 13 Comments

The prevalence of osteoporosis among people living with HIV in Ireland has been a cause for concern for some time.

# mater - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Ministers to discuss terms of reference for children's hospital review
# Hospital
# Hospital

Ministers to discuss terms of reference for children's hospital review

Mar 6th 2012, 8:40 AM 1,052 Views 12 Comments

This morning’s cabinet meeting will discuss the terms of reference for a group to examine future plans for the hospital.

# mater - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Reilly: delay to hospital construction will be made up 'very quickly'
# Children's Hospital
# Children's Hospital

Reilly: delay to hospital construction will be made up 'very quickly'

Feb 23rd 2012, 12:08 PM 2,472 Views 21 Comments

James Reilly told an Oireachtas committee that the Government remains 100 per cent committed to the National Children’s Hospital.

Poll: Where should the new National Children's Hospital be built?
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# Children's Hospital

Poll: Where should the new National Children's Hospital be built?

Feb 23rd 2012, 10:11 AM 7,801 Views 151 Comments

Planning permission has been refused for the plans on the Mater site. Should we build in the capital, or on an outer greenfield site?

Planning board refuses permission for new National Children's Hospital
# Children's Hospital
# Children's Hospital

Planning board refuses permission for new National Children's Hospital

Feb 23rd 2012, 9:48 AM 4,806 Views 60 Comments

An Bord Pleanála said that the planned hospital would have had a “profound negative impact” on the Dublin city skyline.

# mater - Thursday 15 September, 2011

Local residents worry about size of National Children's Hospital (Photos)
# National Children's Hospital
# National Children's Hospital

Local residents worry about size of National Children's Hospital (Photos)

Sep 15th 2011, 6:07 PM 2,188 Views 29 Comments

Local residents have been taken by surprise by the sheer size and density of the proposed National Children’s Hospital, says local councillor.