Irish Street Medicine Symposium 2017 

University College Dublin
29 – 30 September
Presentations 2017
Day 2: Introductory Presentations

How Service Providers are Reacting to the Homeless Crisis

Austin O'Carroll, GP, Safetynet Primary Care & North Dublin City GP Training Programme

Systematic Review of Morbidity and Mortality among Homeless and Excluded Populations in High Income Countries

Alistair Story, University College London Hospital

The Global Homeless: The New Mobile Health Screening Unit

Bridget Kiely, GP, Mobile Health and Screening Unit, Safetynet Primary Care

Inclusion Health - What’s Good for the Patient is also Good for the Hospital

Cliona Ni Cheallaigh, Consultant in General Medicine and Infectious Diseases, St James’s Hospital, Dublin

Day 2: Migrant Health

Working Towards Equality of Health outcomes for Roma in the South East

Suzanne Nolan, Regional Community Participation Officer for CHO 5, HSE Social Inclusion

Dental Care in the Capuchin Day Centre

Brendan Fanning and Patrick Cleary, Dental Team, Capuchin Centre

The Tallaght Roma Clinic

Nanami Pronk

Day 2: Secondary Care Services

In Reach PC team and links with hospital care for homeless

Claire Dunne -  In Reach GP Safetynet Primary Care

Looking after Homeless People in Hospital

Annmarie Lawley, St James’s Hospital

A&E at the Mater Hospital

Jess Kenny,  Mater Misericordiae University Hospital

The Lived Experience of Therapeutic Community homeless people

Mr. Mark Kennedy - Head of Residential & Counselling Services Merchants Quay Ireland

Day 2: Families

Family Hubs – Improvements in Health & Wellbeing, Nutrition, Washing Facilities, Kids Play

Niamh Lee, Eimear Carroll and Louise Bagnall , Crosscare

Keeping families linked with Public Health Nurses

Jaqueline Austin, Liz Piggott and Sharon Boyle, HSE

Day 2: Workshops

Topple Project - Overdose Prevention Workshop

Sinead Carey, Project Manager, NOVAS assisted by 2 Peer Workers

Naloxone: Training and Administration in Residential Services

Jess Sears, Depaul Ireland, Tim Bingham HSE Addiction Services, Aimee O’Neil and Darren Reilly, Crosscare

Moving Towards Trauma Informed Care: A Model of Research and Practice

Graham Gill-Emerson, Cork Simon Community

Which Side of the Street? A Discussion of the Complexities of Involuntary Admissions in the Homeless Setting

Anna Marie Naughton, AHIS and Jim Lane, AHIS

Safetynet
Catherine Mc Auley Centre,    

21 Nelson Street,

Dublin 7

Contact Numbers:

Main No./General Queries       01 962 0116

Administration & Finance                 087 152 3589

 

Homeless PC Team Inreach               087 176 2246

Homeless PC Team Outreach           087 652 0225

Homeless PC Team Support              087 222 0402

Mobile Health & Screening Unit      087 355 9722

General Queries Email: info@primarycaresafetynet.ie

Board of Directors

Kevin Kenny (Chair)

David Cagney

Dr. Cliona Ní Cheallaigh

Síle Kelly

Dr. Brian Melaugh

Frank Mills,

Frances O’Keefe

Dr. Philip Wiehe

 

 

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