Training and Professional Development Supports

Training Lead Updates

The NDTP Training Lead office issues a NCHD Newsletter on a quarterly basis. In it, you can expect to find an update from the NDTP Training Leads, updates from the NDTP as well as Development Initiatives supported by the NDTP Training Leads to enhance NCHD Wellbeing, Education and Training at site level.

Issue 1, March 2023 – ‘Super NCHD’

Upcoming events

NCHD Research & Poster Competition 2023 - 8th June 2023 (PDF)

Recorded past events

IEHG/UCD Virtual Grand Rounds | NDTP - Investing in You, Investing in Your Career, 28th January 2022

NDTP NCHD CONFERENCE 2022

The first NDTP NCHD Conference took place on 16th June 2022. 

NCHD Presentation Order:

  1. Title: EVALUATION OF SURGICAL ANTIMICROBIAL STEWARDSHIP PROGRAM ON KEY PERFORMANCE METRICS AND STAKEHOLDER EDUCATION
    Presented by: Dr Robyn Traynor, Specialist Registrar, Clinical Microbiology, St James Hospital
  2. Title: The Effect of the SARS-CoV-2 Omicron Variant in Pregnancy
    Presented by: Dr Ruairí Floyd, Obstetrics & Gynaecology SHO, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital
  3. Title: Interdisciplinary simulation based medical education improves achievement of Irish Hip Fracture standard 1 in TUH ED
    Presented by: Dr. Roy Mahony, SHO in Emergency Medicine, Tallaght University Hospital
  4. Title: Use of Clinical Discharge Diagnosis for Activity Based Funding in Emergency Departments
    Presented by: Dr. Thomas MacMahon, Aspire Fellow in Clinical Informatics in Emergency Medicine, Midland Regional Hospital Tullamore
  5. Title: Changing The face of head and neck radiotherapy
    Presented by: Dr. Aisling Glynn, Specialist Registrar Radiation Oncology, St. Luke’s Radiation Oncology Network

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Left to right

  1. Prof. Robert Eager, National Doctors Training and Planning Lead, Dublin Midlands Hospital Group
  2. Dr. Thomas MacMahon, Aspire Fellow in Clinical Informatics in Emergency Medicine, Midland Regional Hospital Tullamore
  3. Dr Ruairí Floyd, Obstetrics & Gynaecology SHO, Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital
  4. Prof. Greg Swanwick, National Doctors Training and Planning Lead, Dublin Midlands Hospital Group
  5. Dr. Roy Mahony, SHO in Emergency Medicine, Tallaght University Hospital
  6. Dr Robyn Traynor, Specialist Registrar, Clinical Microbiology, St James Hospital (Competition Winner)
  7. Dr. Aisling Glynn, Specialist Registrar Radiation Oncology, St. Luke’s Radiation Oncology Network
  8. Dr Brian Kinirons, Medical Director of the National Doctors Training and Planning Department

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Left to right

  1. Dr Brian Kinirons, Medical Director of the National Doctors Training and Planning Department
  2. Dr Robyn Traynor, Specialist Registrar, Clinical Microbiology, St James Hospital (Competition Winner)
  3. Prof. Greg Swanwick, National Doctors Training and Planning Lead, Dublin Midlands Hospital Group
  4. Prof. Robert Eager, National Doctors Training and Planning Lead, Dublin Midlands Hospital Group

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Invited Speaker: Martina Hennessy (SJH)

Title: Research Opportunities for NCHDs in the Dublin Midlands Hospital Group

Martina Hennessy, Clinical Director, Wellcome HRB-Clinical Research Facility, St. James’s Hospital, Assoc Prof Consultant Clinical Pharmacologist, Assoc Prof Medical Education, Pharmacology & Therapeutics