We have been awarded 11.5 CPD Points in total for this years AGM!
Friday 25th April
|Carrying out a Clinical Audit|
|8.00am - 9.30am|
The Medical Council will hold a practical workshop on carrying out a clinical audit.
|2.00pm - 3.00pm|
|Dr Deirdre Madden and Ms Angela Hughes, HSE National Consent Advisory Group, discuss legislation and best practice for obtaining patient consent|
|Scientific Session I - Balancing a Strong Economy and an Equitable Society|
|3.00pm - 4.30pm|
Evidence shows that more equal societies have fewer health and social problems and are better able to cope with economic downturn. During the boom years economic growth failed to filter down to the poorer classes and recent austerity measures have done little to address income disparities. On our 30th anniversary the IMO has invited some of Ireland’s leading think tanks to present their vision for economic growth and a more equitable society.
Saturday 26th April
|Medico-legal Issues and Risks|
|8.00am - 9.00am|
|Ms Ruth Shipsey and Ms Kate McMahon of Medisec present a number of scenarios which pose medico-legal issues and risks|
|Saturday 26th April - CPD Seminar|
|9.00am – 10.00am|
|Maintaining Professional Values in Modern Healthcare Delivery - Dr Richard Brennan will hold a workshop on maintaining professional values and autonomy in practice through a series of case studies|
|Scientific Session II - Practicing Medicine 30 Years On|
|3.30pm - 5.00pm|
Celebrating 30 years of the IMO, the second seminar will examine the changes in medicine over the last three decades including the most important Public Health Interventions as well as Medical and Surgical
Speakers: Dr Paul Mc Keown, Dr John FA Murphy, Prof. Des O’Neill
|Government White Paper on Universal Health Insurance - Discussion|
|Professor Duffy will host a discussion on the Government White Paper on Universal Health Insurance.|