Education & CPD

Non-Communicable Disease Epidemic

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  •   Date: Saturday, 26 January 2019
  •   Registration: Saturday, 26 January 2019 09:30
  •   Start: Saturday, 26 January 2019 10:00
  •   End: Saturday, 26 January 2019 15:30
  •   Location: The Richmond Education and Event Centre, North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7


This programme is specifically for Practice Nurses and Nurses working in Primary Healthcare.  The workshops is open to nurses and midwives with an interest in chronic disease management.
  • Saturday, 26 January 2019

  • 09:30
  • 10:00
    Topics and Speakers include
    The Non-Communicable Disease Epidemic
    Steve Pitman, Head of Education, Professional Development, INMO
    The Role of the Practice Nurses in Non-Communicable Disease
    Dr Catherine Darker, Adelaide Assistant Professor in Health Services Research at Trinity College Dublin
    Living Well with a Chronic Condition
    Dr Carmel Mullaney, Lead for development of National Self-management Support framework, Specialist in Public Health Medicine, Health and Wellbeing Division

    Caring for People with COPD and Asthma
    Ruth Morrow, Advanced Nurse Practitioner (Primary Care)

    Sláintecare, the Management of Chronic Disease and the Role of Nurses in Primary Healthcare
    Dr Susan Kent, Assistant National Director, Change Capacity & Supporting Implementation of SláinteCare, HSE

    Combatting chronic disease through prevention and treatment of tobacco dependence
    Professor Luke Clancy Consultant Respiratory Physician and Director General of the Tobacco Free Research Institute
  • 15:30
  •   Location: The Richmond Education and Event Centre, North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7
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