National Patient Safety in Anaesthesia Conference 2021

12th November 2021

The College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland organised the National Patient Safety in Anaesthesia Conference on Friday 12th November 2021. The meeting was a virtual meeting. To access the programme please click here. Please note, all lectures were recorded and are available to view post Conference. 

Should you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Ms Lucia Zelenska at

Chair Dr Barry Lyons

Speaker Prof George Shorten

Speaker Dr Jannicke Mellin-Olsen

Speaker Prof Eilish McAuliffe

Speaker Prof Peter Gillen

Speaker Dr Noelle Healy

Speaker Dr Peter Young

Speaker Prof Barry O’Sullivan

Speaker A/prof Caoimhe Duffy

Speaker Martin Bromiley OBE

Speaker A/Prof Victoria Eley

Speaker Dr Felicity Platt

Speaker Dr Frances Lui

Speaker Dr Peter Mc Kenna

Chair Dr Niamh Hayes

Chair Dr Deirdre M McCoy

Tariff types All days
Event Attendee €50
Fellow in Good Standing €40
NCHD & Trainees €35
Nurses €25

7 CPD / 6.5 NMBI Points have been awarded for this meeting. The registration fees are waived for delegates from Low and Middle Income Countries, please see the attached list of countries [PDF] eligible for a free access. If you are coming from one of the LMIC countries, please proceed with the registration here.

The eight shortlisted candidates will present their projects on patient safety during the KP Moore Session from 2pm-4pm.

KP Moore E-podcasts 2021
The College are delighted to showcase a selection of E-podcasts as part of our National Patient Safety Conference. We would like to thank all of those who submitted for their hard work and dedication to making this year’s event possible.
All E-podcasts can be accessed here.

To find out more information about KP Moore Competition 2021 please click here  

MSD Ireland is one of the country’s leading healthcare companies, having been first established here over 50 years ago. We currently employ approximately 2,700 employees, across six sites in Ballydine, Co Tipperary, Brinny, Co Cork, Carlow, Dunboyne and Dublin. In addition, we operate substantial Human Health and Animal Health businesses. Significantly our Irish sites manufacture approximately half of MSD’s top twenty products, saving and enhancing lives in over sixty countries around the world.

We are fully committed to playing a leading role across the healthcare landscape – firmly placing the patient at the heart of all our activities and continuously challenging ourselves to think differently and bring added benefit to any initiative. We adopt a partnership approach in all elements of our business and are fully committed to continuing to Invent for Life every day.

Please visit our Msd Ireland home page for more information.

Date of Prep: November 2021 IE-XBR-00068

For further information contact Lucia Zelenska at 

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