Limerick Information Meeting

Limerick Cystic Fibrosis Information Evening 

The Cystic Fibrosis Team at University Hospital Limerick are holding a CF Information Evening on Thursday November 16th 2017 at 7pm in the Absolute Hotel, Sir Harry’s Mall, Limerick.

This is an opportunity for parents, partners, family members and friends to come and meet with members of the CF team and hear about some of the current information and recent advances in CF.

Unfortunately due to strict infection control policies it is not possible for patients with CF to attend this information night. However, the meeting will be streamed live below. 

The Live Stream will begin at 7.00pm.
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7.00pm – 7.10pm        Registration

7.10pm – 7.15pm        Introduction                                     
                                    Dr Barry Linnane, Paediatrician, UHL 

7.15pm – 7.25pm        New Drug Therapies Update
                                    Philip Watt, Chief Executive, CFI 

7.25pm - 7.45pm         Lung Clearance Index                       
                                    Magdalena Mulligan, Research Scientist, UHL

7.45pm - 8.05pm         Exploring the Link between Cystic Fibrosis and Emotional Health             
                                    Sorcha Connellan  & Nessa Bourke, Clinical Psychologists, UHL

8.05pm - 8.25pm         DARE and Access to College               
                                    Caoilinn Kennedy, Student Support Officer     

8.25pm - 8.45pm         New Development in CF in UHL         
                                    Dr Brian Casserly, Respiratory Consultant

8.45pm - 8.55pm         CF Education Video Project               
                                    Niamh Murphy, Dietician

8.55pm                        Discussion & Close                          
                                    Dr Barry Linnane, Paediatrician, UHL