Lets Talk about Epilepsy
Clayton Hotel, Sligo September 9th
Dr. Bryan Lynch -'Top 10 things parents should know about their child's epilepsy' Consultant Paediatric Neurologist at the Temple Street Children's University Hospital
Dr. Kevin Murphy- 'Top 10 things adults should know about their epilepsy'
Consultant Neurologist, Sligo Regional Hospital
Dr. Andrea Higgins 'Top 10 things you should know about memory & epilepsy'
Senior Neuropsychologist, Bloomfield Hospital and Health Services, Dublin
ROOM 1: PARENTS - Let's talk about your child's epilepsy
Dr Veronica Lambert, Senior Lecturer (Children's Nursing)
School of Nursing and Human Sciences Faculty of Science and Health, Dublin City University
Maria Keegan - Medical Q&A for Parents
Paediatric Neurology Clinical Nurse Specialist Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Crumlin
Yvonne Owen - Transition to adult services, Epilepsy Ireland Transition Nurse Co-ordinator(The Transition Nurse 2 Year Project ceased on May 20th 2019)
ROOM 2: ADULTS WITH EPILEPSY - Let's talk about your epilepsy
Dr. Naomi Elliott, Associate Professor, School of Nursing & Midwifery, Trinity College, Dublin
Paul Sharkey - Employment and Epilepsy, Epilepsy Ireland Training Manager
MEDICAL Q&A FOR ADULTS WITH EPILEPSY
Geraldine O'Rourke, Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Sligo University Hospital
Cara Conway Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Sligo University Hospital
Conference Fee (per person)
Epilepsy Ireland Members @ €30 per person
Non -members & Health Professionals €40 per person
Early BIRD RATE is finished
Conference Fee Includes:
Refreshments, lunch and conference pack.
Early bird rate applies to bookings received before July 31st
After 31st July Rates: Epilepsy Ireland Members (standard rate): €30.00
Non-members & Health Professionals (standard rate):€40.00
Specialist Nurse Appointments
One to one nurse appointments can be booked in advance for the morning of Saturday 9th September by calling (01) 455 7500. Please note there is limited availability.
Information regarding safety & appliances and other relevant information will be available from our stands in the foyer throughout the day.
Parking Available. Wheelchair accessible
Clayton Hotel Sligo is approximately 2km from Sligo Train Station and taxis are available. If you wish to book accommodation in the hotel, please contact them directly on (071) 911 9000 and ask for the Epilepsy Ireland Conference Rate.
There are three ways to book your place:
By Phone: Phone 01 4557500 to reserve and pay for your place
By post: Download and return the registration form below.
Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from GSK and UCB.