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Priscilla Lynch

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Dublin, Ireland
Freelance Journalist and Editor — Freelance
As seen in: Freelance, Irish Times
Covers:  health and medical affairs. life sciences
Doesn't Cover: finance, sports

Award winning journalist and editor, specialising in health, medical science & current affairs. Editor of Medical Independent @med_indonews.

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Biography

Award-winning freelance journalist and editor, specialising in health, medical science and consumer affairs. Based in Dublin, Ireland.

Currently the Clinical Editor of the Medical Independent, and a regular contributor on health matters to The Herald and Irish Times Health Supplement, as well as ...

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RT @SimonHarrisTD: Some important and good news for children and teenagers with diabetes. Hope this helps  https://twitter.com/roinnslainte/status/954406066594439170 
@gnelis @BiddyEarly Having kids has definitely made it harder for me to read news stories about child abuse, accidental deaths, etc.
RT @deirdre_dm: Misleading or at least incomplete headline! Parents will only be able to choose sex of child in order to avoid seri… https://t.co/hm6DF2W3Ol
RT @RCPI_news: Despite a modest increase in HPV vaccine uptake in 2016/2017, there is no room for complacency- we (healthcare prof… https://t.co/3JYUuofb0T
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Awards

GSK Irish Medical Media Awards

2012 - Professional Medical News
The Irish Medical Media Awards recognise and reward outstanding contributions to the field of medical and health-related journalism. Entries are judged by an independent and distinguished judging panel, chaired by John Bowman. In 2012 Priscilla Lynch won the Professional Medical News Award for her excellent use of the Freedom of Information route and her prescient reporting on the complex power-play relationship between the Department of Health and the HSE