Awards

RTÉ Radio Documentary Wins Crystal Clear Health Literacy Award

18 May 2012: The RTÉ Radio 1 "Documentary on One: My Dad's Depression" has won first place in the category of Best Health Communication through Journalism at this year's Crystal Clear MSD Health Literacy Award.

The awards took place today at Dublin's Royal College of Surgeons, where producer Conor McGinnity was presented the award for "Documentary on One: My Dad's Depression" - his first documentary.

The biographical documentary centres on Conor's personal story of how his father's depression has affected his whole family.

This is the second award for "Documentary on One: My Dad's Depression", which earlier this year was named Radio Arts and Features Show of The Year at the 2012 Hybrid Award.

The documentary is part of RTÉ Radio 1's multi-award-winning Documentary on One strand and the award also noted the roles of production supervisor Nicoline Greer and series producer Liam O'Brien.

To listen to the full documentary and find out more about the people who made it, visit: http://www.rte.ie/radio1/doconone/radio-documentary-family-living-with-depression.html.

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