2013 Events

18th May 2013 at Health Sciences Centre, UCD Belfield

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Clinical Audit and Risk Management Study Day

Event Details

Health Sciences Centre
UCD Belfield Campus
Dublin 4

Saturday 18th May 2013    
09.00 - 15.00

Fees

  • 50 euro registration fee
  • 15 euro for UCD undergraduate nursing, radiography or medical students

Registration

Overview

Clinical audit is internationally renowned as a key quality indicator in clinical governance and risk management. Engagement of healthcare professionals in this concept is crucial to ensuring a high quality, safe service is promoted. Clinical audit and risk management is becoming increasingly important in radiology departments today, with requirements being laid down by a number of national and international agencies.

This study day, hosted by UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science is targeted towards managers, radiographers, radiologists, nurses, students of medicine, diagnostic imaging and nursing and healthcare professionals interested in the area of clinical audit and risk.

The programme brings together experts in the field from across Ireland and the UK. The format is designed to update and inform participants with regard to the latest developments and best practice in this important area.

Key Topics Speakers

Clinical Audit - a Global Perspective
Dr Denis Remedios; Consultant radiologist, Royal College of Radiologists, UK

Clinical Audit in Practice
Ms Sinead O’Connor; General Manager, Global Diagnostics Ireland

Clinical Risk – A Patient’s Story
Mrs Margaret Murphy; Member of the Steering Group of the Patients for Patient Safety strand of the WHO World Alliance for Patient Safety

Medico-legal aspects of Clinical Risk management
Mr Asim Sheikh; Barrister-at-law, Dublin

  • Further speakers / topics will be added shortly

More Information

Ms Jennifer Grehan
Lecturer in Diagnostic Imaging
UCD School of Medicine & Medical Science
E: jennifer.grehan@ucd.ie