The Autumn meeting of the ISIMD was held in St. George’s Hall, in Temple Street Children’s University Hospital on October 4th 2018. The topic for the meeting was “Update on Newborn Bloodspot Screening”. The invited speaker was Ralph Fingerhut, Director Swiss Newborn Screening, Zurich. The presentation was interesting and informative, and was followed by a […]
The NCIMD and its patients wish to extend their sincere thanks to Vincent Murphy (Murphy’s Pub, Rathmines) and Ciaran Cosgrave for their very generous fundraised donation of €6,200. These funds will be used to upgrade facilities in our Conference Room so that it can be used as a clinical space for patient education via the Health […]
NSPKU Study Day 1-day study day followed by a BIMDG Dietitians Group Business Meeting Date: Thursday 29th November 2018 Time: 09:30 – 17:30 Location: Radisson Blu Hotel, Liverpool, 107 Old Hall Street, Liverpool, L3 9BD http://www.nspku.org/events/conferences
June 28th is International PKU Day. The date has been designated International PKU Day since 2013. The date was chosen as June 28th coincides with the birthday of two PKU stalwarts; Robert Guthrie (1016 – 1995) and Horst Bickel (1918 – 2000). This year the day held a special significance as it was the 100th […]
The ISIMD Conference 2018 is on Friday, 20 April, in the Pillar Room, Rotunda Hospital. This year’s conference is Ketones and Metabolic Disorders. Please see www.isimd.ie for more details. Registration online. €25 full day. All disciplines welcome.
Instructions for Reading our Publications on www.metabolic.ie as E-Books for android and apple devices. Android: First you need to check your settings in Google Play Books to ensure that you have enabled PDF uploading Click on the booklet you wish to download on www.metabolic.ie and begin download. Once download is complete either open immediately by […]
Eilish O’Connell, our Clinical Education facilitator, won an All-Ireland medal in golf last year. She is pictured here with her golf partner, Martin Darcy. She played for her home club of Tullamore Golf Club in the All-Ireland Mixed foursomes 2017. Over 300 teams entered throughout Ireland and in September 2017 were crowned All-Ireland Champions. We […]
A member of the metabolic attended the WORLDSymposium 2018. The symposium provides an interdisciplinary forum to explore areas of interest, research and clinical applicability to lysosomal diseases. Feedback was provided to the metabolic team.
Healthcare workers prevent the spread of flu and save lives by getting the flu vaccine. The best way to protect you, your family and your patients is to get this year’s vaccine. You can pass the flu virus to somebody you care for even before you know that you are sick. For more information follow […]
The next meeting of the PKU Association of Ireland will take place on Tuesday, March 6th at 7.30pm in the Crown Plaza hotel, Santry. All are welcome to attend. For more information, please contact email@example.com Please note that this event is not organised by the NCIMD. Details are posted here to help publicise the event. […]