Irish Street Medicine Symposium 

27 – 28 September

2019

Presentations - Day 2
Presentations Day 2

2019 Programme Presentation Slides

Day 2
Saturday 28 September 2019

01

plenary session

Building  academic - community partnerships    

 

Louise Crowley (School of Law, University College Cork)

 

 


Homelessness an unhealthy state - Cork     

 

Anna Marie Naughton (Adult Homeless Integrated Team, Cork Kerry Community Healthcare)

 

 


Trauma and Homelessness - Understanding how early childhood adversity impacts  later life outcomes    

 

Raegan Murphy (School of Applied Psychology, University College Cork)

 


Building GPs for deprivation    

 

Austin O Carroll (North Dublin GP Training Scheme)

02

pARALLEL SESSION 1

Theme:  Complex Needs, Barriers and Solutions

1)  An Evaluation of Practitioner's Experience of Service Users Seeking Community Detoxification

    from Benzodiazepines    

     

     Marianne Wall, (Cork Kerry Community Healthcare HSE Addiction Services)

2)  A break down of mental health crisis interventions in a homeless drop in centre    

     

     Sarah Scully, (Merchants Quay Ireland)

 


3)  Community Benzodiazepine Detoxification  in a low Threshold Service      

     

     Wayne Clifford (Merchants Ireland Ireland Open Access Service)

 


4)  Homelessness: A trauma contagion?    

     

     Megan McGinley (Child and Family Primary Care Psychology)

 


5)  Youth Homeless Project Worker role within the Limerick Homeless Action Team     

     

     Oonagh Hogan  (Limerick Homeless Action Team)

03

pARALLEL SESSION 2

Theme:  Pragmatic Research 

 

1)  Conducting Health related research on homeless participants    

     

      Molly Megson, (St. Gemma’s Academic Unit of Pallative Care, University of Leeds)


2)  ‘He wanted to die in his home. So we had staff sit up with him for his last final days’: Supporting people

      experiencing homelessness living with or dying from life-limiting illnesses – an in-depth qualitative interview

      study      

     

      Aoibheann Ní Chonfhaola, (Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services, Harold’s Cross, Dublin)

3)  Cardiovascular initiatives:   

 

 

      1.  A 3-month Electronic Nicotine Delivery System (ENDS) - based intervention with a population accessing

           homeless services: efficacy, challenges and opportunities

 

            Florian Scheibein (Waterford Institute of Technology)


       2.   Assessing the impact of a bespoke nutrition and lifestyle intervention programme on individuals living

            in emergency accommodation    

       

             Irene Gibson, Suzanne Seery, Kieran Coleman (Croí the West of Ireland Cardiac Foundation & HSE)

 

       3.   Positive patient engagement with an onsite, specialist led, diabetes clinic       

                                                                 

             Ciara Griffin and Angie Skuce (Capuchin Medical Clinic)

4)  Knowledge Management - Emergency In-Patient Hospitalisations among the Vulnerable

     

     Anne O'Farrell (Health Intelligence Unit)

 

5)  Improving services for women who access homeless Drop in Centres and Primary Care centres

     

     Carmen Iordache (MQI)

04

quickfires 1

1)  Methadone Prescribing ECG Compliance

      

     Sean Owens (Grangegorman Pirmary Care Centre)

 


2)  Intimate Partner Violence (IPV): What level of knowledge and experience of IPV have Irish paramedics   

     

     Hannah Daly (National Ambulance Service College)

 


3)  Cross sectional study of trauma exposure in childhood among adult clients attending 3 North

     Dublin City Methadone clinics             

     

     Ciaran Somers (Social Inclusion and Addiction Services, HSE CHO Dublin North City and County)

 


4)  A “SMART” easily readable wound dressing    

     

    Maria Bardosova, Siobhan Murphy (Tyndall National Institute, Cork. & School of Nursing and Midwifery, UCC)

5)  Homeless Podiatry Clinic Project

     

     Emma O'Callaghan (Achilles Foot Clinic, Ballinlough Rd.)

05

quickfires 2

1)  The Need to Provide Contraceptive Services to Women on Opioid Substitution Therapy    

     

      Julia Olioff ( UCC, Addiction Services, Adult Homeless Integrated Service Cork Kerry Community Healthcare)

 

 


2)  The need for trauma informed care models for individuals experiencing the reoccurring traumatising

     effects of homelessness & addiction

     

      Zoe Dillon (Merchants Quay Ireland)

3)  Acupuncture and Homelessness

     

      Philippe Pujade (Alternative Therapy, HSE South)

 

 


4)  Children living in homeless accommodation in Limerick City: A qualitative study of service providers    

     

     Katie Evans (Department of Public Health, HSE Mid-West)

5)  How community services are working to eradicate hepatitis C in homeless communities

      

     Stephanie Broughton, Rachel Smith (Guy's and St Thomas Integrated Local Services, UK)

 
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