The Beyond BASIC Mechanical Ventilation course will be held on 17th April 2019  at the College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland, 22 Merrion Square North. The BASIC course must be completed and passed before you can take on the Beyond BASIC course. Topics covered in this course are: (a) Respiratory physiology & Respiratory Failure (b) Respiratory monitoring (c) Heart-lung interactions (d) Mechanical ventilation theory and practice (e) Weaning from Mechanical ventilation The next Beyond BASIC Mechanical Ventilation Course will be held in April 2019  Applications are open DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM  Please return completed application forms to

The College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland is running a Train the Trainer Simulation Instructors Course on Friday, 7th June 2019.  This 1-day course will take place in the Education Centre, College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland, 22 Merrion Sq, Dublin. For more information please see the Train the Trainer Flyer below. The course fee is €350, 7.5 CME points will be awarded. For bookings please fill in the attached Application Form and return it to Rachael Kilcoyne at Train the Trainer June 2019 Application Form

CAT & CAI Training & Wellness Survey Presentation Tuesday 5th March at 6.30 pm in the College of Anaesthesiologists, Merrion Square, Dublin 2. The Committee of Anaesthesiology Trainees (CAT) are delighted to have the opportunity to present the results of the joint CAT & CAI Training & Wellness Survey, which was distributed in November 2018. There was a great response to the survey and we would like to take the opportunity again to thank everyone who contributed. Please come and join us in the College for a short presentation of the survey highlights

The College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland, along with our Malawian Partners, has been shortlisted for an Education Award in 'The Best International Collaboration Project' category. This is in recognition for the High Dependency, Obstetrics and Trauma management (HOT) project that takes place in Malawi, with a team from the College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland delivering clinical training programmes. Over 600 medical staff in Malawi have now been trained as part of our mission to reduce inequality and improve patient care. The  Education Awards encourage and celebrate excellence in the third level education

Title: Western Anaesthesia Symposium 2019 Description: 40th Anniversary, Early Bird rate registration until February 11th Guest speakers will include: Dr Gareth Ackland (London, UK). Dr Brian Kinirons (President College of Anaesthesiologists) Dr Nuala Lucas (London, UK). Professor Andrew Ochroch (Philadelphia, USA) Dr Donall O'Croinin (Cork) Dr Anders Perner (Copenhagen, Denmark) Professor Stephanie Snow (Manchester, UK) Trainees are invited to submit abstracts of interesting cases for oral presentation. Please send abstract (max 1 page) to Venue: Glenbo Hotel, Bushypark, Co. Galway Date: 5th and 6th April 2019 How to book: Programme details:    

The College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland is delighted to announce the launching of Airway Leads Training in Ireland (ALTI). This 1-day course will take place in the Education Centre, College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland, 22 Merrion Sq, Dublin on Friday, 8th February 2019. It follows a Train - the -Trainer model, and consists of a combination of lectures, clinical skills and simulation stations delivered by experts with a national and international reputation in airway management and education. The course is suitable for CONSULTANTS registered with the IMC who have a special interest