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Cross Sectional Anatomy Study Day 9th of November St Vincents University Hospital Dublin

The aims of the course is to give radiographers an opportunity to revise anatomy at a more advanced level to what they may have studied whilst undertaking their Radiography degree. Its primary aim would be to help radiographers working in any of the imaging modalities to understand the anatomy underlying the images they are being required to take

23rd National IIRRT Conference Gibson Hotel Dublin 5th Oct

8.45

REGISTRATION

9.30

WELCOME ADDRESS

Catherine McKenna IIRRT President

 

9.40

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Challenges in diagnosis and management of cancer - lessons learned from Cervical Check  

Professor Donal Brennan Chair of Gynaecology Oncology

10.25 

AWARDS CEREMONY

Medray Department of the Year/ Radiographer of the Year/ Radiation Therapist of the Year

Olive Fleming Memorial Medals for Clinical Excellence

10.50

COFFEE BREAK

11.30

Scope of Practice under SI256 Michele Monahan RSM Connolly Hospital /IIRRT Secretary

 

12.00

AI in Radiography Assistant Professor Diagnostic Imaging University College Dublin

12.20

GENERAL SCIENTIFIC SESSION

The Challenges and impact of patient obesity in Radiation Therapy Claire Poole Ellen Winters

The ECR Research Hub: Promoting Research in Radiography Louise Rainford Radiography and Diagnostic Imaging, School of Medicine, UCD

13.00

LUNCH AND POSTER EXHIBITION

 

RT SESSION

Co-Chairs:: Liz Forde/ Edel Ryan

 

DI SESSION

Co-Chairs: Katie Flynn/Elaine Reidy  

 

 

14.30

RT Scientific Session

Update in current trials in breast cancer in Ireland Trial Coordinator Radiotherapy Cancer Trials Ireland

 

 

DI Scientific Session

Postgraduate Education for Radiographers. What’s the bigger Picture

Jenny Grehan Diagnostic Imaging UCD?

 

 

15.00

Brachytherapy for partial breast irradiation

Dr Robert Maher UK

 

HIQA Update

John Tuffy Regional Manager (Ionising Radiation) HIQA  

 

 

15.30

DIBH current and future Practice

Dr Amanda Barry Chief Medical Physicist Whitfield Clinic Waterford

 

 

Role of the clinical Research Radiographer

Beverley Snaith PhD MSc (Med Image) MSc (Prof Practice) Pg. (Ultrasound) PgD FCR

 

16.00

External Beam Partial irradiation

Dr Esam Abdellal Radiation Oncologist Whitfield Clinic Waterford

 

 

Informatics in Radiology; 
The Changing Role of the Radiographer

Emily Ennis NIMIS National Team

Clinical Specialist Radiographer (PACS)  University Hospital Waterford

 

16.30

Evaluation Form Completion /Certificate Collection

 

Poster Winner Presentation

 

Followed immediately by Social Reception