UPMC Whitfield Cancer Centre Welcomes Chinese Nursing Delegation

Following a highly successful and informative visit to UPMC Whitfield Cancer Centre and Whitfield Clinic during the summer, a second delegation of 25 nurses from China recently visited the state-of-the-art healthcare facilities in Waterford. The delegation of specialist nurse managers was given a tour of the advanced radiation therapy centre, and Karen Fagan, UPMC clinical … Continued


UPMC’s Radiation Therapist recognised with national award

Aisling Ryan, Senior Radiation Therapist at UPMC Whitfield Cancer Centre, was announced as winner of the 2017 Medray / IIRRT Radiation Therapist award at the 21st Irish Institute of Radiography and Radiation Therapy (IIRRT) Annual Conference which took place in Cork recently. A graduate of Trinity College Dublin BSc(Hons) in Radiation Therapy, Aisling has been … Continued


UPMC sponsors U.S. GAA team’s trip to Ireland

The Pittsburgh Celtics gaelic football squad have been touring Ireland for the past week playing matches and soaking up the atmosphere in the build up to the All Ireland Final. This tour was co-sponsored by UPMC International in recognition of the club’s success in the U.S. UPMC International is part of the world-renowned healthcare system … Continued


UPMC Whitfield Cancer Centre Welcomes Chinese Nursing Delegation

A delegation of 21 qualified nurses from China recently visited Waterford and spent time at UPMC Whitfield Cancer Centre and Whitfield Clinic. The visit included a tour of the advanced radiation therapy centre and an overview of the multi-disciplinary approach to patient care. “Even though everyone’s cancer journey is different, education and knowledge are key … Continued