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Epilepsy Ireland 2019 National Conference

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Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Cork

Little Island

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Epilepsy Ireland 2019 National Conference

9:30-10:15: Registration, Information Stands and Refreshments

10:15—10:20: Welcome Address

10:20—10:45: ‘What Limits? A Lived experience of Epilepsy’

Mark O’Reilly, Health and Wellbeing Coach

10:45—11:30: Current Developments on the Treatment of Epilepsy

Dr. Daniel Costello, Consultant Neurologist, Cork University Hospital

11:30—12:05: Aids and Appliances—New and emerging

Geraldine Dunne—Epilepsy Ireland National Information Officer

Robert Keane—Epilepsy Ireland Member on the Embrace Watch

12:05 - 12.45: Can Dogs Predict Epileptic seizures?

Neil Powell, Queens University Belfast presents findings from his research


12.45—13.15: Questions and Answer Session


13:15—14:15: Lunch Break

14:15—16:00: Workshop 1: Building family resilience to improve outcomes
for children with epilepsy and their families

Panel Discussion and Question and Answer session with:
Dr Chris McCusker, Paediatric Neuropsychologist, University College, Cork
with Sinead Hartley and Emma Hennessy and Family members from Cork living with Epilepsy

14.15-16.00: Parallel Session Workshop 2: Living Well with Epilepsy (Adults)

Panel Discussion and Question and Answer session with:
Dr. Marcia Ward, Senior Clinical Neuropsychologist, Headway Ireland

Colin Jones, Occupational Therapist, Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service, Sinead Murphy, Candidtate Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Epilepsy Ireland & Beaumont Hospital

One to one Nurse Appointments available on Morning of Conference, please call 01 4557500 for more details and to book appointment.

Hotel is Wheelchair accessible and there is parking available in Hotel;
Nearby transport Links:

Little Island Bus & Coach Station- 11 min walk
Little Island Train Station- 12 min walk
Cork Kent Train Station- 10 Min Drive

Please note the Correct ticket type for your Conference fee selection, If you are unsure about which Membership package you are on, please call us on 01 4557500 and we will let you know and the correct ticket type to select. . .

Conference Programme maybe subject to Slight changes

Volunteer awards will be presented during the day!

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