News - Professor Sam McConkey
Monaghan professor urges public to avail of flu and covid jabs this winter
'The flu jab is free to eligible groups and can be administered at the same time as a Covid booster'Oct 5, 2022 17:10
Monaghan professor says basic measures are still most effective way to stop Covid
Sam McConkey says a new drug being developed in the USA to fight Covid-19 could be as important as the invention of penicillin almost 100 years ago.Oct 26, 2021 13:10
Extra Covid restrictions not expected to be put in place in Cavan and Monaghan
The Government is expected to lead the country to a "personal responsibility" model of public health guidelines.Sep 13, 2021 17:09
Three complaints made to Monaghan school over controversial mural
The Principal denied there was opposition from students and the local community.Jun 29, 2021 16:06
Monaghan Professor Sam McConkey calls on people not to flout restrictions today
An infectious diseases expert says any flouting of restrictions today could undo a lot of our hard work. It comes as a further 349 newMar 17, 2021 10:03
Monaghan Professor Sam McConkey says the Covid situation in hospitals is very worrying.
The head of the HSE says Ireland's health system is under 'increasing strain'. Paul Reid's comments come as 1,421 people are nowJan 10, 2021 12:01
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