Irish Street Medicine Symposium 

Trinity College Dublin School of Medicine
28 – 29 September


Saturday Presentations


Improving care and protection for Rough Sleepers in Extreme Weather Conditions

Sinead Grogan (Safetynet Primary Care) & Adrian Quinn (Housing First)


Clinically assessing complex homeless patients and maintaining engagement: key nursing skills

Maxine Radcliffe and Jess Sears

Identification and first line management of adults at risk of malnutrition


Dr. Kieran Harkin  (GMQ)

& Dr. Sharon Kennelly (HSE)

Hospital to home: Integrated solutions to enhance safe, appropriate and efficient discharges for people experiencing homelessness in Ireland


Joseph Doyle (HSE Social Inclusion)

& Marieke Altena (HSE Social Inclusion) 

Utilising Ireland's first Mobile Health and Screening Unit to Best Effect


Dr. Bridget Kiely (Safetynet Primary Care)

& Mark O’Loughlin (HSE Public Health)


Development of the Irish Forum on Inclusion Health

Maxine Radcliffe and

Clíona Ní Cheallaigh

Change Management


Dr. Austin O'Carrol (GMQ)

& Brian Melaugh (NUIM) 


Developing Ireland’s First Step Up Step Down Intermediate Care Centre for Homeless People

Dr. Angy Skuce (Safetynet Primary Care)

& Niamh Murphy (Dublin Simon Community)

Assessing Capacity


Dr. Cathy Cullen (Safetynet Primary Care)

Catherine Mc Auley Centre,    

21 Nelson Street,

Dublin 7

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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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