National Immunisation Study Day June 2018

A National Immunisation Study day was held in CNME, Castlebar on 27th June 2018 with video links to CNME's in Galway, Ballinasloe, Letterkenny, Crumlin, Limerick and Cork. 

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. (5.3MB)

2. Immunity and How Vaccines Work. Dr Orla Gordan, Senior Medical Officer, Mayo (3.4MB)

3. Vaccine Preventable Diseases - Global and National Trends. Dr Regina Kiernan, Consultant in Public Health Medicine, Public Health Department Galway (6.2MB)

4. Storage and Handling. Cliona Kiersey, Chief Pharmacist, National Immunisation Office (4MB)

5. Vaccine Administration. Olivia Trench, CNS (General Practice), The Mall Medical Practice, Tuam, Co Galway (1.6MB)

6. Database and Forms. Edel Dean, Assistant Director PHN Immunisations, Co Mayo (1.3MB)

7. Update on Current National Immunisation Programmes, Dr Brenda Corcoran, NIO (3.7MB)

8a. Deviations to Schedule. Dr Kevin Connolly, Paediatrician and National Immunisation Advisory Committee Member (571KB)

8b. Adverse Events. Dr Kevin Connolly, Paediatrician and National Immunisation Advisory Committee Member (370KB)

9. Vaccine Confidence - Current Issues and Controversies/Factors that influence decision making. Dr Brenda Corcoran, NIO (7.7MB)

10. NIAC: Trends for future Immunisation Schedules. Dr Kevin Connolly, Paediatrician and National Immunisation Advisory Committee Member (1.4MB)

This page was added on 28 June 2018