Niall Hogan

Niall Andrew Hogan (born 20 April 1971) is an Irish orthopaedic surgeon and a former Irish rugby union international player who played as a scrum-half. He played for the Ireland team from 1995 to 1997, winning 13 caps. He was a member of the Ireland squad at the 1995 Rugby World Cup where he played in three matches.[1] Hogan is a former Ireland team captain.[2][3]

Niall Hogan
Birth nameNiall Andrew Hogan
Date of birth (1971-04-20) 20 April 1971 (age 49)
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight79 kg (12 st 6 lb; 174 lb)
SchoolTerenure College, Dublin
UniversityRoyal College of Surgeons in Ireland
Occupation(s)Orthopaedic surgeon
Rugby union career
Position(s) Scrum-half
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
1997-1998 London Irish 16 (15)
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
1995-1997 Ireland 13 (5)

EducationEdit

Hogan graduated from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) in 1995 with a degree in medicine (MB BCh LRCP&SI).[4] In 2005, he was conferred with the Intercollegiate Board Specialty Diploma in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery.[5] Hogan is Honorary Secretary to the Irish Institute of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery.[6] His brother Brian Hogan is a radiologist and fellow RCSI graduate.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Profile". ESPN. Retrieved 30 May 2012.
  2. ^ "Rugby Union: Irish lose contract case". The Independent. 21 December 1999. Retrieved 15 June 2019.
  3. ^ "Trying times". The Irish Times. Retrieved 15 June 2019.
  4. ^ "Search-Results". Medicalcouncil.ie. Retrieved 15 June 2019.
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2016-03-29. Retrieved 2016-07-29.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2016-08-07. Retrieved 2016-07-29.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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