NUI Galway third year medical student Roberts Woods with six-year-old Aoibhin Farren. NUI Galway’s Sláinte Society are now accepting applications from primary schools for the 15th annual Teddy Bear Hospital event, which will take place on Thursday and Friday, January 16th and 17th. The event, aims to help children, aged 3-8, feel more comfortable around doctors and hospitals. To apply, see  https://forms.gle/FNDBRrSmao1aeMnQA by Friday, November 15th. Photograph: Aengus McMahon.

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