Limerick Information Night 2018



The Cystic Fibrosis Team at University Hospital Limerick are holding a CF Information Night on Thursday November 15th 2018 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.


Time                           Title                                                    Speaker    

7.00pm                        Registration

7.05pm - 7.10pm         Introduction                                            Dr Barry Linnane (Paediatrician, UHL)

7.10pm-7.15pm           Welcome Address & CF update            Philip Watt (CEO, CF Ireland)                                           

7.15pm – 7.30pm        Update on Research in UHL                   Dr Barry Linnane (Paediatrician, UHL)

7.30pm –7.50 pm        Dental Service- New to CF Paeds.         Siobhan Stapleton (Dentist, Nenagh)

7.50pm – 8.10 pm       Probiotics for the Gut                              Donna Daly (Dietician, UHL)

8.10pm – 8.25pm        Virtual Peer Support System                  Nessa Burke  (Psychologist, UHL)

8.25pm - 8.40pm         Adult Physio –Fit bit study                      Maire Curran. (Physiotherapist, UHL)

8.40pm – 9.10pm        Update on CF New Drugs                      Brian Casserly (Respiratory Consultant, UHL)

9.10pm - 9.25pm         Independent Living                                 Aoife Waters (Social Worker, UHL)

9.30 pm                       Discussion & Close                                Dr Barry Linnane (Paediatrician, UHL)


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.

Get Involved: Questions and comments welcome - Tweet: #CFLK18, Text: 087 1954213, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.