Education & CPD

Public Health and Community Nursing Webinar


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  •   Date: Saturday, 28 November 2020
  •   Registration: Saturday, 28 November 2020 11:00
  •   Start: Saturday, 28 November 2020 11:00
  •   End: Saturday, 28 November 2020 14:45
  •   Location: The Education Room, Online Webinar


Celebrating the Past, Present and Future of
in the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife
  • Saturday, 28 November 2020

  • 10:58
    Morning Chairperson: Liz Balfe, National Secretary, PHN Section
  • 11:00
    Welcome address: Karen McGowan, President, INMO
  • 11:10
    Opening address: Elizabeth Adams, President, EFN
  • 11:20
    INMO PHN Section Survey results
    Steve Pitman, Head of Education, INMO
  • 11:30
    Perinatal mental health
    Dr Richard Duffy, Consultant of Perinatal Psychiatry, Rotunda Hospial Dublin
  • 12:00
    Mid-morning Chairperson: Catherine Rotte-Murray, Committee Member
  • 12:15
    Nurses and midwives working with marginalised group
    Dr Briege Casey, DCU
  • 12:30
    Caring for people in direct provision
    Dr PJ Boyle, CNS in asylum seekers’ health assessment
  • 12:45
    Afternoon Chairperson: Mary Tully, PHN and INMO Executive Council
  • 13:00
    Panel Discussion on the future role of Public Health & Community Nursing
    -  Professor Amanda Phelan, Professor in Ageing & Community Nursing, TCD  -  Dr Crystal Oldman CBE, Chief Executive, The Queens Nursing Institute -  Dr Geraldine Shaw, Nursing & Midwifery Services Director & Assistant National Director, ONMSD,  -  Virginia Pye, National Lead for Public Health Nursing, HSE,  -  Eilish Fitzgerald, PHN & First Vice President INMO
  • 14:00
    Phil NiSheaghdha, General Secretary, INMO
  • 14:15
  • 14:30
    The following 4 workshops will be running at the same time. You can attend 1 and the remainder will be available to “watch back” after the event.
    i. Wound care, Emer Shanley, CNS ii. Breast feeding, Patricia Marteinsson, PHN IBCLC iii. Self care, Aparna Shukla iv. Childrens Nursing Strategy, Rosemarie Sheeha, Project Officer, Childrens Health Ireland, HSE
  • 14:45
    Formal close
  •   Location: The Education Room, Online Webinar
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