2014 Events

Saturday 1st February 2014 at Health Sciences Centre, UCD Belfield, Dublin 4

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Stroke Management Study Day

The UCD School of Medicine & Medical Science hosts a Stroke Management Study Day on Saturday 1st February 2014 at the UCD Health Science Centre, Belfield, Dublin 4.

This meeting is directed towards all health care professionals interested in updating themselves in the current issues and information involved in managing stroke in Ireland today. 

The topics are wide and varied covering the pathway of stroke management from diagnosis and imaging to options in therapeutic intervention and current best practice as evidenced by published and ongoing clinical trials.

Topics to include

An Overview of Stroke in Ireland

Professor Joseph Harbison, Lead Consultant Stroke Physician and Senior Geriatrician, National Clinical Lead in Stroke Medicine, St James's Hospital, Dublin

Hypertension In Stroke

Dr Eamon Dolan, Consultant Geriatrician, Connolly Hospital, Dublin

Radiology of Stroke from - an Emergency Department perspective

Dr Peter MacMahon, Consultant Radiologist, Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Dublin

Intravenous thrombolysis in Acute Ischaemic Stroke – An Overview

Professor Sean Murphy, Co-Director, Acute Stroke Service, Mater Misericordiae Hospital and Associate Professor of Medicine, RCSI Medical School, Dublin

“Escape” study – an overview

Professor David Williams, Consultant Stroke Physician, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin

Interventional procedures in Stroke Management

Dr Seamus Looby, Consultant Neuroradiologist, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin

Controversies in CT

Dr Eoin Kavanagh, Consultant Radiologist, Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Dublin

MR Perfusion Studies in Stroke

Dr Ronan Killeen Consultant Radiologist, St Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin



CPD Recognition

Registration Fee        €50.00

Student (full-time)     €20.00

IIRRT endorsed
4.5 CPD credits RCSI


To Register please click here.


For more information contact:
Ms Jennifer Grehan
Lecturer in Diagnostic Imaging
UCD School of Medicine & Medical Science

The meeting is endorsed by the Irish Institute of Radiography & Radiation Therapy and recognised by the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland for CPD purposes.