Health care professional study day in Belfast

Our study day in Belfast offers the opportunity to update knowledge, learn new skills, network and share best practice.

Details

  • Friday 24 April 2020
  • The Maldron Hotel, Belfast Internationl Airport, Belfast International Airport, 200 Airport Rd, Crumlin BT29 4ZY
  • 9am – 4.30pm

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Agenda

9am Registration and refreshments
9.15am

Welcome and introduction
Elaine Jackson, Respiratory Nurse Specialist, South Eastern Trust
Erika Radford, Asthma UK and British Lung Foundation Partnership

9.30am

Session 1: Bronchiectasis and Airway Clearance
Dr Janet McDowell, Advanced Respiratory Practitioner Physiotherapist, Royal Hospital, Belfast Trust

10.15am

Session 2: Spirometry
Jenny Casey, Respiratory Nurse Specialist, KC Respiratory Services

11am Refreshments and networking
11.15am

Session 3: IPF
Dr Karol Henry, Respiratory Physician, South Eastern Trust 

12pm

Session 4: ‘Bring a case’ interactive workshop
Elaine Jackson, Respiratory Nurse Specialist, South Eastern Trust
Gail McKeown, Principal Physiotherapist, Community Respiratory Services

1pm Lunch and networking 
2pm

Session 5: Patient pathway from hospital to community
Leslie George, Physiotherapy Lecturer, Ulster University

2.45pm

Session 6: Patient Voice
Enda Doherty, Causeway BLF Support group
Nessie Blair MBE, BLF Volunteer

3.15pm Refreshments and networking
3.30pm

Session 7: To be confirmed
Speaker to be confirmed

4.15pm

Summary, evaluation and close
Elaine Jackson, Respiratory Nurse Specialist, South Eastern Trust
Erika Radford, Asthma UK and British Lung Foundation Partnership

Thank you to all our speakers and to Elaine Jackson, Gail McKeown and Nessie Blair for helping to arrange this day.

Our thanks also go to Philips for sponsoring this event.

Whilst we endeavour to present the programme as advertised, we reserve the right to amend timings and content.