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#Ronan Glynn

# ronan-glynn - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

New clusters in meat plants, direct provision centres and among Traveller community

There is also concern about a shift in the location of cases away from the greater Dublin region.

# ronan-glynn - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Coronavirus: No deaths and 53 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Today’s case numbers mean the five-day average is now 47.

# ronan-glynn - Saturday 1 August, 2020

'Do not organise or attend house parties': Dr Ronan Glynn issues warning amid 'concerning trend'

Glynn has also asked workplaces to review their procedures and protocols.

# ronan-glynn - Friday 31 July, 2020

'Don't be scared': HSE chief urges public to be diligent this weekend after sharp increase in Covid-19 cases

Eighty-five new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed yesterday in a worrying escalation.

# ronan-glynn - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Coronavirus: One death and 85 new cases confirmed in Ireland

A briefing by the Department of Health is being held this evening.

# ronan-glynn - Monday 27 July, 2020

NPHET says a school won't necessarily close if it has a case or cases of Covid-19

Guidance is also being prepared for parents if they think their child has a respiratory illness.

Coronavirus: No deaths and 11 new cases confirmed in Ireland

The latest figures were confirmed ahead of a Department of Health briefing this evening.

# ronan-glynn - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Pubs unsure about reopening next week as NPHET says it's 'too early' to say it'll happen

The final phase of the government’s reopening is planned for 20 July.

# ronan-glynn - Friday 10 July, 2020

Explainer: The R0 is now 'at or above 1', but what does that mean for Covid-19 in Ireland?

Acting chief medical officer Dr. Ronan Glynn said that the situation remains stable.

# ronan-glynn - Thursday 9 July, 2020

'We're seeing an increase of cases among young people': 77% of today's Covid-19 cases under age of 25

“This disease is not going to be gone in a fortnight’s time,” Dr Ronan Glynn said this evening.

# ronan-glynn - Saturday 4 July, 2020

'Avoid the places serving 30 pints with a basket of wings': Health experts' advice for Phase 3 socialising

Pubs were this week warned of the consequences of failing to follow the current guidance.

# ronan-glynn - Friday 3 July, 2020

Profile: Who is new Acting Chief Medical Officer Dr Ronan Glynn?

Glynn is taking over the role after Dr Tony Holohan announced he is stepping aside for family reasons.

# ronan-glynn - Thursday 2 July, 2020

Dr Tony Holohan to step away from work as Chief Medical Officer for family reasons

Dr Ronan Glynn has been appointed Acting Chief Medical Officer.

# ronan-glynn - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

'We've shown this can be controlled': Health officials say second wave not 'inevitable'

The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control chief suggested that a second wave was highly likely.

# ronan-glynn - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Explainer: After Donald Trump claims he's 'taking it', what are Irish experts saying about hydroxychloroquine? Covid-19 This post contains videos

Explainer: After Donald Trump claims he's 'taking it', what are Irish experts saying about hydroxychloroquine?

The drug is not approved for use against Covid-19 in the US or here.

# ronan-glynn - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Covid-19 in Ireland: Efforts to track contacts with patient 'ongoing' Coronavirus This post contains videos

Covid-19 in Ireland: Efforts to track contacts with patient 'ongoing'

The Department of Health says it will issue a public notice if necessary.