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Why Swimmers Drown

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The Ireland Medal Recipients

WATERFORD INTERNATIONAL DROWNING PREVENTION CONFERENCE, 2022

The Lifesaving Foundation is delighted to announce that its 2022 International Drowning Prevention Conference is taking place in Waterford City from Thursday 2nd to Saturday 4th June, 2022. The venue for the conference will be in Waterford City Hall and the social base for the conference is the Tower Hotel. The hotel and city hall are on the same street and will make access for visitors most convenient. Further information is available from the conference brochure through this link.

IRELAND MEDAL 2021

The 2021 International Ireland Medal will be presented to Dr. David Szpilman, MD on Thursday, 2nd June, 2022. The presentation will take place on the first evening of the Foundation Drowning Prevention Conference in the Tower Hotel, Waterford. To view the Ireland Medal Recipients' Booklet please follow this link.

IRELAND MEDAL 2020

The presentation of our 2020 Ireland Medal took place on Thursday, 14th October, 2021 in Waterford. The recipient was Dr. Patrick Morgan MD. For a look at the Ireland Medal Recipients' Booklet please follow this link.

ANNUAL CHARITY REPORT 2021

The Foundation's Annual Charity Report is now available and may be viewed by using this link.

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