Study Day May 2016 Donegal

National Immunisation Programme Donegal 11 May 2016

A conference was held in the Lakeside Centre, Ballyshannon, Co Donegal on 11th May 2016

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. Vaccine Preventable Diseases - Dr Anthony Breslin, Consultant in Public Health Medicine, Department of Public Health, Ballyshannon
  3. Immunity and How Vaccines Work- Dr Fionnuala Toal, Senior Medical Officer, Donega
  4. Storage and Handling - Ms Cliona Kiersey, Chief Pharmacist, National Immunisation Office
  5. Vaccine Administration -Ms Margaret Geoghegan, Practice Nurse, Farnham Practice, Cavan
  6. Global and National trends in vaccine preventable diseases - Dr Brenda Corcoran, Consultant in Public Health Medicine, National Immunisation Office
  7. Current National Immunisation Schedule - Dr Brenda Corcoran, Consultant in Public Health Medicine, National Immunisation Office
  8. Deviations to schedule and Catch Up Dr Cathriona Medical officer, Senior Medical Officer, Sligo/Leitrim/ West Cavan
  9. HSE NW Vaccine Survey Ms Bernie McNulty, ADPHN Specific to Immunisation/School Health, Donegal
  10. Vaccine Hesitancy - Dr Brenda Corcoran, Consultant in Public Health Medicine, National Immunisation Office
  11. Promoting Influenza Vaccine- Dr Louise Doherty, Consultant in Public Health Medicine, Donegal
  12. Planned Changes to the Primary Childhood Immunisation Schedule- Dr Brenda Corcoran, Consultant in Public Health Medicine, National Immunisation Office

    This page was updated on 06/07/2016