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A new standard in quality diagnosis will benefit every patient in Ireland, says Nessa Childers, MEP

Press Release

Friday 14 Feb 2014

An innovative, world-first healthcare service for Ireland will help re-establish the damaged trust that patients have in the system, a congregation at the Royal College Of Physicians was told this morning.

Also in attendance for the launch of the National Quality Assurance Programme In Histopathology was Nessa Childers, MEP, who warmly welcomed the development. Read More



Focus on the appearance of female politicians only highlights again the professional difficulties they face, says MEP Nessa Childers

News item

Thursday 13 Feb 2014

Nessa Childers on campaign video shoot

When it comes to their appearance, women in politics just can’t win, Nessa Childers MEP said today.

The independent politician was speaking after it was reported that some of her former Labour party colleagues suggested her election posters had been airbrushed – a suggestion that has been strongly rebuked by the Dublin candidate. Read More