NUIG Deanery Day
CPD: Approved by CPsychI for 1.5 External CPD Credits (Education Meeting) and 3.5 External CPD Credits (Afternoon sessions)
Date: Tuesday 20th June 2023
Venue: Clinical Science Institute, University of Galway
Organised By: Prof Colm McDonald, University of Galway
10.30-12.00: Education meeting – End-of-year review of undergraduate programme in Galway and Academies.
Presenter: Alma Lydon (consultants, tutors, strand leaders and NCHDs are invited)
Chair: Colm McDonald
12.30 -13.30: Lunch break and poster viewing (G007)
13.30-15.00: Plenary session: Neuroscience research update
Chair: Colm McDonald
Dr. Dara Cannon “Brain Connectivity in Bipolar Disorder”
Dr. Derek Morris “Genetic studies of schizophrenia: what do new discoveries mean for clinical practice?”
15.00-15.30: Coffee break and poster viewing (G007)
15.30-17.00: Trainee Oral Research presentations
Chair: Ger McCarthy
15.30-15.42: Ciaran Waters: Assessing Psychiatry of Later Life patients understanding of, and experience with, the Enduring Power of Attorney Process.
15.42-15.54: Eniola Amosu: Systematic Review – Qualitative Studies on Acceptability and Feasibility of Technology for Loneliness in Older People.
15.54-16.06: Petra McLoughlin: Sharing the Directory – A local Vision for Change
16.06-16.18: Ignazio Graffeo: Establishing Balint Group for Third Year Medical Students and Evaluating Its Impact on Burnout, Empathy, Resilience and Strength of Motivation” – A Preliminary Qualitative Analysis.
16.18-16.30: Andrew O’Malley: The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on presentations of self-harm over an 18 month period to a tertiary hospital setting.
16.30-16.42: Emma O’Gorman: A longitudinal evaluation of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on patients with pre-existing mood disorders.
16.42-16.54: Patrick Sweeny: Delirium Assessment in an Intensive Care Unit Environment.
17.00-17.15: Close of Meeting and Prize-giving. Colm McDonald
NUIG Deanery Day Poster Presentations
Tuesday 20th June 2023, 12.30 – 16.00
Room G007, Clinical Science Institute
|1.||Sarah Burke||A full audit cycle assessing the use of PRN medication for individuals with Intellectual Disabilities (ID) in community services across Galway and Roscommon.|
|2.||Sarah Burke||A full audit cycle assessing Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service, Merlin Park inpatient unit, Galway compliance with Mental Health Commission: Individual Care Plan policy between July and Dec 2022.|
|3.||Piril Cevikel||Psychiatry Trainee Perception of the Portfolio and Annual Review of Progress: A Thematic Analysis|
|4.||Natassha Goh||Antipsychotic Prescribing for Non Cognitive Symptoms of Dementia(NCSD) across three community Psychiatry of Later Life teams|
|5.||Petra McLoughlin||Hating Waiting? A Quality Improvement CAMHS Waiting Area Assessment|
|6.||Andrew O’Malley||Clinical and non-clinical complaints towards a mental health service in the West of Ireland over a seven-year period.|
|7.||Ailbhe Tummon||CAIResS Programme for young people who self-harm :
Crisis : Acute Intervention: Reset: Skills
|8.||Ailbhe Tummon||Audit of development and implementation of an EIP Early Intervention Psychosis summary report form in CAMHS inpatient unit Merlin Park Galway to collate and audit interventions for Psychosis.|