National Immunisation Programme - Kerry 8th October 2015

A conference was held in the Kerry Centre of Nurse and Midwifery Education, Kerry General Hospital, Tralee on 8th October 2015

The following presentations were delivered on the day

  1. History and Aims of Immunisation - Dr Brenda Corcoran, Consultant in Public Health Medicine, National Immunisation Office
  2. Consent and Communications - Ms Marie Courtney, Professional Development Coordinator for Practice Nurses (not available)
  3. Storage and Handling - Ms Cliona Kiersey, Chief Pharmacist, National Immunisation Office
  4. Immunity and How Vaccines Work - Dr Brenda Corcoran, Consultant in Public Health Medicine, National Immunisation Office
  5. Vaccine Preventable Diseases - Dr Fiona Ryan, Consultant in Public Health Medicine, St Finbarrs Hospital, Cork
  6. Vaccine Hesitancy - Dr Brenda Corcoran, Consultant in Public Health Medicine, National Immunisation Office
  7. Global and National trends in vaccine preventable diseases - Dr Brenda Corcoran, Consultant in Public Health Medicine, National Immunisation Office
  8. Recent Changes to "Immunisation Guidelines for Ireland" RCPI - Dr Kevin Connolly, National Immunisation Advisory Committee (NIAC) Chairperson
  9. Current National Immunisation Schedule - Dr Brenda Corcoran, Consultant in Public Health Medicine, National Immunisation Office
  10. Deviations to schedule, late entrants - Dr Kevin Connolly, National Immunisation Advisory Committee (NIAC) Chairperson
  11. Vaccinations for Health Care Professionals - Ms Mary Thompson, Occupational Health Manager/CNM3 (not available)

    This page was updated on 16/10/2015