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 holds a special significance as it is 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.
The Irish Society of Inherited Metabolic Disorders (ISIMD) Annual Conference takes place on the 20th of April 2018 in the Pillar Room, Rotunda Hospital. This conference is open to healthcare professionals. The call for poster abstracts is open until the 6th of April. Registration is now open. For more details please see www.isimd.ie
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 firstname.lastname@example.org Please note that this event is not organised by the NCIMD. Details are posted here to help publicise the event. […]
Connect for Care 2017: Diversities in Rare Diseases, Similarities in Care was attended by a number of nursing staff from the National Centre for Inherited Metabolic Disorders in Temple Street. It is a meeting aimed at nurses caring for children with lysosomal storage disorders. The meeting had three sessions, Diversity in rare diseases and the […]
The next PKU Association of Ireland meeting is January 9th 2018 at 7.30pm in Crowne Plaza Santry. For more information, see www.pku.ie or email email@example.com Please note that this event is not organised by the NCIMD. Details are posted here to help publicise the event. The NCIMD does not accept responsibility for any content, inaccuracies […]
The Irish Society for Inherited Metabolic Disorders held its 1st Autumn meeting in October 2017. The new European Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Phenylketonuria was the topic of the meeting. The guest speaker was Prof John Walter. The meeting was open to healthcare professionals, many thanks to all who attended.