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Saturday 3 June 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Prof Philip Nolan

This week
28th May 2023 - 3rd June 2023
Prof Philip Nolan appointed as head of new research agency
The agency will amalgamate the activities and functions of the Irish Research Council (IRC) and Science Foundation Ireland (SFI).
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# Schools
Philip Nolan: Risk of keeping asymptomatic children in school 'remains low'
Changes to contact tracing rules come into effect on Monday.
# Prof Philip Nolan
If current restrictions have no effect, there will be 400 people with Covid-19 in hospital by Halloween
A number of stark figures were given at tonight’s Department of Health briefing.