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Gallery & Winners

GPBuddy National GP Awards 2017

Over 250 people, including GPs, Consultants, Practice Teams and Healthcare professionals, came together at a glittering ceremony in the Shelbourne Hotel for the annual GPBuddy Awards.  We were honoured to have celebrity GP Dr Pixie McKenna to host this years ceremony.

Dr Shane McKeogh, Dr Darach Ó Ciardha and Joe Newell of GPBuddy.ie and Dr Pixie McKenna at the GP Buddy Awards 2017. 

GP of the Year, Dr Emmet Kerin (centre), is presented with his award by Joe Newell, CEO, GPBuddy.ie and Caroline Whelan, Chief Operating Officer, Mater Private Hospital at the GP Buddy Awards 2017 at the Shelbourne Hotel.
GP of the Year, Dr Emmet Kerin accepts his award at the GP Buddy Awards 2017 at the Shelbourne Hotel.
Drs Evelyn and Charlie McManus of Dunkineely Health Centre (centre), are presented with the Patients’ Choice Award by Joe Newell, CEO, GPBuddy.ie and Karen Walsh, Marketing Manager, the Hermitage Medical Clinic at the GP Buddy Awards 2017.
Dr Laura Noonan (centre) accepts her award for Establishing GP of the Year, presented by Joe Newell, CEO, GPBuddy.ie and David Sharpe, Managing Director, Ionic at the GP Buddy Awards 2017.
Dr Ming Rawat (centre) is presented with the award for Innovation in Practice by Joe Newell, CEO, GPBuddy.ie and Barry Russell, Managing Director, Promed at the GP Buddy Awards 2017.
Dr Kevin Tempany (centre) of Vista Eye Clinic in Naas, Co. Kildare, wins the award for the Best GP and Hospital Collaboration, presented by Joe Newell, CEO, GPBuddy.ie and Eoin Newell, GPBuddy.ie at the Shelbourne Hotel, September 2017.
Dr Frank O’Leary (centre) of Oakwood Medical Clinic in Castleknock, Co Dublin accepts the award for GP Trainer of the Year from Joe Newell, CEO of GPBuddy and James O’Donoghue, Chief Executive of Blackrock Clinic at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards.
Dr Conor O’Kelly (centre) of Trinity College, Dublin accepts the award for GP Research of the Year on behalf of his team which included; Dr Paul McElhinney, Dr Joe Clarke and Dr Zita O’Reilly. He is presented with the award by Joe Newell, CEO, GPBuddy.ie and Dr Moss Cox, CEO of Centric Health.
Winners of the Rural Practice of the Year, Drs Charlie and Evelyn McManus (centre) of Dunkineely Health Centre in Donegal are presented with their award by Joe Newell, CEO, GPBuddy.ie and Mairead Fagan, Clinical Services Manager, Affidea at the GP Buddy Awards 2017 in association with Affidea.
Dr Nick Flynn (centre) of Hollyhill in Cork City is presented with the award for GPs in the Media by Joe Newell, CEO, GPBuddy.ie and Aoife O’Donnell, Managing Director, Vital Communications at the GPBuddy.ie National GP Awards 2017 in association with Affidea.
Practice Nurse of the Year Colette Gibbons (centre) of Louisburgh Medical Practice in Co. Mayo is presented with her award by Joe Newell, CEO, GPBuddy.ie and Lorcán Hanlon, Agency Sales Manager at the Sunday Business Post at the GP Buddy Awards 2017.
GP Buddy 2017 Awards Presentations
Margaret Malone (centre) of the Thomas Court Primary Care Centre in Dublin 8 is presented with the award for Practice Manager of the Year, by Joe Newell, CEO, GPBuddy.ie and Seamus Coary, Group Commercial Director of Bon Secours Health System at the GP Buddy Awards 2017.
GP Buddy 2017 Awards Presentations
GP Trainee of the Year Dr Paul Ryan (centre) is presented with his award by Joe Newell, CEO, GPBuddy.ie and Dr Killian Matthews at the GPBuddy.ie National GP Awards 2017 in association with Affidea.
 
Dr Pixie McKenna hosts the 2017 GP Buddy Awards at the Shelbourne Hotel.
 
Guests at the GP Buddy Awards 2017 in association with Affidea.
Guests at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards in association with Affidea.
 

Guests at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards.

Guests at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards.

Guests at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards.

Guests at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards.

Guests at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards.

Guests at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards.

Guests at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards.

Joe Newell, GP Buddy and Tom Finn, CEO Affidea at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards.

Guests at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards.

Guests at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards.

Guests at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards.

Guests at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards.

Guests at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards.

Guests at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards.

Guests at the 2017 GP Buddy Awards.