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RCSI Deanery Day. Exploring Sharing the Vision: Our Mental Health Policy for Everyone.

Approved for 5 External Credits by CPsychI

December 9, 2022
December 9, 2022
10:00 am - 3:35 pm
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Saint Stephen's Green, Dublin, Ireland   View map

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Exploring Sharing the Vision: Our Mental Health Policy for Everyone

RCSI Deanery Day

Date: Friday 9th December 2022
Venue: Albert Theatre, Royal College of Surgeons Ireland
Organiser: Prof David Cotter
CPD: Approved for 5 External Credits by CPsychI

Please contact Catriona O’Grady if you wish to attend. Places are limited.  




10.00      Welcome 

                 Professor David Cotter, Dean CSI Deanery, RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences


10:05      Sharing the Vision and its Implementation through the National Clinical Programmes

                 Dr Amir Niazi, National Clinical Advisor and Group Lead for Mental Health,  HSE 


10.35       What all psychiatrists need to know about Sharing the Vision

                 Professor Siobhan MacHale Consultant Liaison Psychiatrist, Beaumont Hospital Dublin


11:05      Tea and coffee


11:25      The public mental health implementation gap: the evidence is already there on how to address this

                 Dr Peter Byrne, Consultant liaison psychiatrist, Royal London Hospital; Co-director RCPsych Public Mental Health Implementation Centre


12:05      Public Health reform – Pandemic and Aftermath

                  Dr Colm Henry, Chief Clinical Officer of the Health Service Executive


12:40      Lunch


Afternoon session: Chair Professor Mary Cannon


13:40      StV: The College of Psychiatrists of Ireland Perspective

                 Dr William Flannery, President, College of Psychiatrists of Ireland


14:10      StV and Implemention structures – making it happen

                 Professor Philip Dodd, Clinical & Policy Specialist, Mental Health Unit, Department of Health


14:40      Clinical Leadership – Lessons from a Clinical Care Programme

                 Dr Karen O’Connor, Clinical Lead Early Intervention in Psychosis and Consultant Psychiatrist Cork EIP service


15:10      Panel discussion and Q&A

                 Chaired by Professor John Lyne


15:30      Poster presentation awards


15.35      Close


15.30      Trainee session (closed to trainees only)