Nursing Masterclass


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Caring for the Patient with Cancer: –
“ Beyond Surgery”.

Date : Thursday 1st of March 2018.
Venue: Tutorial Rooms 1 & 2 CERC Building, University Hospital Limerick.

14.00-14.15 Welcome
Prof Fiona Murphy, Dept of Nursing and Midwifery, UL.

14.15-14.30 Opening Address
Mr Declan Mc Namara, Director of Nursing, Perioperative Directorate, University Hospital Limerick.

14.30-15.15 Compassion Fatigue and Burnout.
Charlotte Ryan, CNS, Oncology Services, University Hospital Limerick

15.15-15.45 The Decision Making Process that Men Undertake for Treatment Choice following a Diagnosis of Early Stage Prostate Cancer.
Ms Sheila Kiely, Prostate Co-ordinator, University Hospital Limerick.

15.45-16.15 The Psychological Care of Cancer Patients.
Dr Valleri Switzer, Senior Clinical Psychologist, University Hospital Limerick.

16.15- 16.45  Cancer Suvivorship and the Cancer Journey
Ms Delma Hackett, CNS, Oncology, University Hospital Limerick.

16.45-17.00 Closing Address and Evaluation


To register contact:
Kara Leddin, 061 485286 or email kara.leddin@hse.ie.