iemta spring meeting 2014IEMTA are hosting its spring meeting on the 7th March 2014 in the Albert theatre, Royal College of Surgeons, College Green at 1830.

The event is free and open to all interested in attending. 2.5 CPD points are available for those who request CPD certificates in advance from Aileen (

We have great speakers, topical issues and a hands on session for attendees:The provisional programme is outlined below.

Please disseminate within your EDs and encourage anyone interested to come along!

Hope to see you all there!

1830: Refreshments and registration

1845: Welcome address

1850: Launch of IEMTA and EMSSI website
– Andrew Patton, IEMTA website officer

1900: Concussion Injuries
– Dr Rod McLoughlin, Head of Medical Services, Irish Rugby Football Union

1945: A season of Sundays. Life as a sport’s team doctor
Dr Brigid Collins, Team doctor, Irish ladies’ rugby team
Professor John Ryan, Team doctor, Leinster rugby team

2030: Demonstrations for extrications from the pitch
– Shane Mooney, Advanced Paramedic Supervisor for the National Ambulance Service

Click here to download a pdf of the IEMTA Spring Meeting Programme 2014