Kate Flynn – Medal Winner 2019

By | 2019-12-10T14:03:21+00:00 November 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Dr Catherine Motherway, President of the Intensive Care Society of Ireland and ICSI council members would like to congratulate the winner of the Kate Flynn Medal that took place at the Intensive Care Society of Ireland meeting on Saturday 23rd November 2019. Dr  Aoife Brennan won the ICSI Kate Flynn Medal with a case [...]

ICSI Autumn Meeting 23rd November – Waterford Castle

By | 2019-11-19T15:49:24+00:00 September 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|

The Intensive Care Society of Ireland will host their Autumn conference on the 23rd of November at Waterford Castle Co. Waterford. There will be both national and international speakers including Dr Ignacio Martin Loeches, Consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care in St James’s Hospital.  Dr Martina Healy, Consultant in Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital Crumlin.  [...]

September 13th -World Sepsis Day

By | 2019-09-12T11:33:01+00:00 September 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Sepsis is the Final Common Pathway to Death from most Infectious Diseases. Despite being a medical emergency and having direct ties to all other World Health Days, Sepsis is still not getting the attention it deserves. AWARENESS SAVES LIVES Learn about Sepsis at  www.world-sepsis-day.org. [...]

Irish Organ Donation Handbook App

By | 2020-02-03T14:48:44+00:00 September 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Organ donation for transplantation is a complex area often making it difficult for healthcare professionals to access time-critical information when it matters most. The Irish Organ Donation Handbook application is aimed at healthcare professionals in Ireland involved in the process of organ donation. It contains all key information about the entire process in a [...]

Kate Flynn Prize – ICSI Autumn Meeting Saturday November 23rd 2019 – Call for Abstracts

By | 2019-09-02T10:54:42+00:00 August 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Trainees working in all disciplines related to Intensive Care or care of patients post ICU are invited to submit abstracts for the Annual Kate Flynn prize as part of the ICSI Autumn meeting in Waterford Castle  23rd November 2019 Guidelines for abstract submission Abstracts to be submitted by email to icsi@coa.ie Deadline for submission [...]

Prof Brian Kavanagh, RIP.

By | 2019-06-20T08:11:20+00:00 June 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Message sent on behalf of the Joint Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine / College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland   Dear Colleagues, It is with great sadness that we announce that Brian Kavanagh passed away on Saturday, June 15th, 2019.   Brian Kavanagh graduated from University College Dublin in Ireland in 1985. He undertook basic specialist [...]

Autumn Basic Course 21st and 22nd November

By | 2019-06-17T14:10:02+00:00 June 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Basic Course registration will open on the 1st of July, at 9 am. Due to the popularity of the course places are offered on the first come first serve basis, priority is given to Anaesthesia trainees. There are only 6 places allocated to Interns and 6 to Nurses. With the high volume of applications, [...]

Focused Intensive Care Echo Course (FICE) UHL

By | 2019-02-13T15:08:41+00:00 February 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|

The Training Lead Office in ULHG In partnership with Dr Cian McDermott, organized the first Irish Focused Intensive Care Echo Course (FICE) last October as part of the IAEM Annual Scientific Meeting.   Dr Catherine Nix, ULHG Training Lead & Consultant Anaesthetist Intensivist has been working with local & national colleagues to teach Point of Care [...]