Irish Hip Fracture Meeting 2019
NOCA, in association with the Irish Institute for Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery (IITOS), will host the 8th Irish Hip Fracture Meeting on the 12th November 2019. This event will be held in the O’Flanagan Lecture Theatre, RCSI.
We will be launching the Irish Hip Fracture Database (IHFD) National Report 2018, as well as confirmed guest speakers below.
The full programme will be available in the coming weeks and CPD points have been applied for.
We look forward to meeting you at the Conference. In the meantime, if you have any queries regarding the event, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
|09.00||Welcome Address - Laura Magahy, Executive Director, Sláintecare|
|09.10||LAUNCH: Irish Hip Fracture Database National Report 2018 - Dr Emer Ahern, Clinical Geriatric Lead. Irish Hip Fracture Database|
|09.40||Implementation of the Best Practice Tariff for hip fracture - Louise Brent, IHFD & MTA Manager, NOCA|
|10.00||WHiTE trial & outcomes - Prof Matthew Costa, Professor of Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery, NDORMS|
|11.00||Reconfiguration of trauma service in Cork University Hospital - Tony McNamara, Former CEO, Cork University Hospital|
|11.20||Advanced Nurse Practitioner Orthogeriatric role development - Brid Diggin, ANP Orthogeriatrics, University Hospital Kerry|
|11.40||Predictors of in-patient hospital mortality in hip fracture patients - Dr Helena Ferris, Specialist Registrar in Public Health Medicine, Department of Health|
|11.50||Rewards of Rehab - Michelle Fitzgerald, Senior Physiotherapist, Tallaght University Hospital|
|12.10||Top 5 Abstracts|
|14.00||Get up, Get dressed, Get Moving - Deirdre Lang, Director of Nursing/National Lead Older Persons Services, Clinical & Integrated Programmes Office Nursing & Midwifery Services Director|
|14.20||National Ambulance Service implementation of hip fracture bypass - Martin Dunne, Director, National Ambulance Service|
|14.40||What I’ve learned in my career in orthopaedics - Mr Peter O’Rourke, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Letterkenny University Hospital|
|15.00||Hip Fracture Implants - Mr Terence Murphy, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, University Hospital Waterford|
|15.20||Creating a national trauma system for Ireland - Mr Keith Synnott, National Clinical Lead for Trauma Services|
|15.40||Golden Hip Award|
|15.50||Closing Address - Dr Siobhán Kennelly, National Clinical Advisory Group Lead, Older Persons, HSE|