In August 2019, Vodafone partnered with the ASSERT centre (Application of the Science of Simulation to Education, Research and Medical Technology) in University College Cork, Ireland, to create the first 5G connected telemedicine and medical robotics training centre in the world. Its aim is to provide a test-bed facility for the MedTech sector, preparing devices […]

ASSERT’s Prof Barry O’Reilly travelled to Denmark as a conference ambassador to attend the Society of European Robotic Gynaecological Surgery (SERGS) 2021 conference armed with a bespoke video to welcome everyone to SERGS 2022 in Cork! While an online version of the conference did take place last year, we are thrilled that we now have the opportunity to […]

    On 19th March 2021 ASSERT Centre, UCC were delighted to facilitate Zimmer Biomet who successfully completed a ROSA Knee training course in our Surgical Skills Lab. The ROSA® Knee System is an innovative robotic assistance system which supports Orthopaedic Surgeons in performing joint replacement surgery with features including surgical planning, assessment of real […]