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2019 All Ireland Vasculitis Conference

October 4, 2019 - October 6, 2019
Clare Lodge Holiday Centre
16:00 - 14:00

Friday 4th October


4pm Arrival at Clare Lodge


6pm Supper


7.30 pm AGM


Saturday 5th October


10am Welcome by Chairperson


10.15am Opening Address - Baroness Margaret Ritchie


10.30am What is Vasculitis – The lived experience


11.15am Break


11.30am Breakout Sessions – Small Vessel Vasculitis – Prof Mark Little ​​​​Medium Vessel vasculitis – Dr Mike Clarkson ​​​​Large Vessel Vasculitis – Dr Lorraine O’Neill 12. 15 Consultant Panel (all above) VINE and ERNs why are these important to us and how can we help.


12.45 Roundup of morning’s subjects, observations – Patricia Ryan


1pm  Lunch


2pm Drugs and treatments – Hospital Pharmacist (Dawn Davitt), Community Pharmacist and Practice Pharmacist – Interactive session


3pm What we can do for ourselves Diet - Rachel Lynch, Reaching out to other agencies – Tim Whymark


3.45 Break


4pm NI Vasculitis Survey – Dr AJ McKnight QUB,

        AVERT study update – Dr Jennifer Scott


5pm Close


6pm Dinner




Sunday 6th October


10am Laughter Yoga


11.15 Break


11.30 Mindfulness


12.30 Close


1pm Light Lunch


2pm Home

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