A HSE supported webinar covering COVID-19 and other respiratory viruses, and how kidney patients can protect themselves and their families.
Dr Eimear Brannigan (National Clinical Lead in the AMRIC (antimicrobial resistance and infection control))
Professor George Mellotte (National Clinical Lead for Renal Services & Consultant Nephrologist to St James’s Hospital and to Tallaght University Hospital)
The Irish Kidney Association's 37th Annual Service of Remembrance and Thanksgiving, to honour and remember the special people who have donated their organs so that others may live.
Two Irish patients share their experience, along with presentations from Shared Care Strategy Director & Trainer, Tania Barnes from Kidney Care UK, Donna Pike from the Altnagelvin Unit in Derry, and Emer Kenny from St Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin.
We were delighted to welcome Professor George Mellotte, National Clinical Lead, HSE National Renal Office and Consultant Nephrologist to join us to outline the options for home dialysis.
Aoife Smith talks through the emotional responses you can experience when diagnosed with end-stage kidney disease, and talks a bit about the counselling services of the IKA.