a young Person's guide to
Welcome to the Young Person's Guide. This website aims to share the research being carried out by Irish Scientists in the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, the HSE and Trinity College Institute of Neuroscience with students and teachers in secondary schools around the country.
Explore to find a range of free educational resources for Junior Science and Junior Cycle Wellbeing students, lesson plans and links to the curriculum for teachers.
How does science in the real world differ from what you do in the classroom? What are the challenges that scientists face and why is it important to our lives?
We speak with Dr Erik O'Hanlon from Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland to answer these questions and see what it's like to have a career in Science.
What does it mean to be a scientist
Psychiatric Epidemiology Research across the Lifespan (PERL) Group was established by Professor Mary Cannon.
The PERL group is made up of a multi-disciplinary team of researchers and uses a range of research approaches to explore, uncover and better understand early indicators of risk for mental disorders in adolescents and young adults.