The Irish College of Paramedics will host a 1-day scientific symposium on Sat 15th September, in association with the College of Medicine and Health at University College Cork, which will be held in the Brookfield Health Science Complex, College Road, Cork. This event is open to all, members and non-members alike (but ICoP members get a discount...). Whether you're a responder, EMT, paramedic, AP, nurse, doctor or other, there's something for everyone at this event.

The day will feature speakers from Ireland and abroad, who will speak on a range of topics relevant to paramedics and prehospital care practitioners, and there will be multiple free-paper sessions for practitioners to present their research, case reports, reviews and more.

Confirmed speakers

  • Prof. Shane Knox, President, Irish College of Paramedics
  • Ms. Paige Mason, Primary Care Paramedic, Ottawa Paramedic Service
  • Mr. Eamonn Byrne, Advanced Paramedic, National Ambulance Service
  • Ms. Georgette Eaton, Senior Lecturer, Oxford Brookes University
  • Dr. Chris O'Connor, Irish College of Paramedics
  • Ms. Ann McDermott, Advanced Paramedic, National Ambulance Service
  • Mr. Paul Gowens, Lead Consultant Paramedic, Scottish Ambulance Service
  • Ms. Cheryl Cameron, Manager, EMS Policy, Standards & Reporting, Government of Alberta
  • A/Prof. Alan Batt, Vice-President, Irish College of Paramedics
  • Chief Michael Nolan, County of Renfrew Paramedic Service

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