Kelly Hadfield, niece of Canadian triple space flight astronaut Chris Hadfield before being conferred from the Graduate Entry Medical School at University of Limerick. Photograph: Oisin McHugh/True Media

Inspired by her retired astronaut uncle having literally reached for the stars, Kelly Hadfield has counted down her own giant career leap into the wor(...)

Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan TD with students Chelsea Wee, Singapore, and Shane Murphy, Fermoy, at the launch of the award-winning Graduate Entry Medical School at the University of Limerick. Photograph: Sean Curtin Fusionshooters

By KATHRYN HAYES General practice medicine is the most popular choice for graduates of the UL Graduate Entry Medical School (GEMS), with the majority (...)