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SVUH Grand Rounds 2018 Anaesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine

The College of Anaesthesiologists Educational Calendar 2019

ICHAMS, Dublin, February 21-23rd 2019

ASM Pain Medicine, Dublin, March 1-2nd 2019

ESC, Malaga, March 2-4th 2019

AAPM, Denver, March 6-10th 2019

Intensive Care Symposium, Tallaght, March 15th 2019

ISfTeH, Lisbon, March 19-20th 2019

ISICEM, Brussels, March 19-22nd 2019

ISRA, Dublin, March 22nd 2019

Irish Cardiac Society, Dublin, April 4th-6th 2019

ELCC, Geneva, April 10th-13th 2019

Retrieval, Glasgow, May 2-3rd 2019

EUNIS, Norway, June 5-7 2019

EPOM, London, July 2-3rd 2019

CAI, Dublin, May 09-10th 2019

Aerospace Medicine, Las Vegas, May 5-9th 2019

Neuropathic Pain Congress, London, May 9-11th 2019

ESA, Vienna, June 1-3th 2019

American Transplant Congress, Boston, June 1-5th, 2019

CAS Annual Meeting, Calgary, June 21-24th, 2019

GAT Trainee Conference, UK, July 3-5th, 2019

Edinbugh Anaestheia Festival, Edinburg, August 12-14th, 2019

Annual Congress, Glasgow, August 11-13th, 2019

EFIC, Valencia, September 4-7th, 2019

ESRA, Bilbao, September 11-14th, 2019

ESOT, Copenhagen, September 15-18th, 2019

The Emergency Services Show, Birmingham, September 18-19th, 2019

ESICM, Berlin, September 28th - October 2nd, 2019

World Congress of Intensive Care, Melbourne, October 14-18th, 2019

WAMM, Amsterdam, November 13-16th, 2019

Hyperbaric Medicine
Video lectures, Karolinska Institute

National Children's Hospital

Discover - The Wild Atlantic Way

RTE/Notre Dame 1916 Easter Rising Commemoration


Surfing Ireland

Welcome to SEDDA

-South East Dublin Department of Anaesthesia, Ireland

SEDDA is the aggregation of the Departments of Anaesthesia of seven participating hospitals located in the South East of Dublin.  With St. Vincent'sa University Hospital at the core, the other constituent hospitals are The National Maternity Hospital, The Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital, St. Luke’s Hospital, St. Michael's Hospital, St. Columcille’s Hospital, and the National Rehabilitation Hospital. Read more...

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Dr Hugh GallagherDr Michael O'Dwyer, Chairman 2019 - 2020

Department of Anaesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine, Saint Vincent's University Hospital



Regional Anaesthesia Workshop - Lower Limb - SVUH, 20th February 2019

Co-ordinators: Dr. Dara Breslin, Dr. Niamh Conlon, Dr. Dave Cosgrave


Professor Dr. Crina Burlacu, Consultant Anaesthetist, Director of Simulation Training, SVUH

New simulation center opened in SVUH, February 2018




CAI - Critical Care Simulation Suite launched, September, 2018

Video - Professor Crina Burlacu, Director of Medical Simulation, College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland.

Watch Video: College of Anaesthetists - High Fidelity Simulation Suite from The College of Anaesthetists Hub.



Anesthesia Simulation Bootcamp, June 2019

The Department of Anaesthesia in St Vincent’s University Hospital will launch its second ‘Anaesthesia Bootcamp’ for New Anaesthesia Trainees




Hon. Fellowship, Faculty of Sports & Exercise Medicine, RCSI July 2018

Congratulations to Dr Roger McMorrow, Consultant Anaesthetist, SVUH & National Maternity Hospital

Successful summiteer Caudwell Xtreme Everest Expedition 2007



Hon. Fellowship, Faculty of Sports & Exercise Medicine, RCSI December 2018

Congratulations to Dr Michael O'Dwyer, Intensivist and Consultant Anaesthetist, SVUH

Successful summiteer Caudwell Xtreme Everest Expedition 2007





Prof. Alistair Nichol, Intensive Care Unit, St Vincent's University Hospital



2018 updates on current SVUH research studies




Clinical Trial, N Engl J Med. 2017

D James Cooper, Zoe K McQuilten, Prof. Alistair Nichol, Bridget Ady, Cécile Aubron, Michael Bailey, Rinaldo Bellomo, Dashiell Gantner, David O Irving, Kirsi-Maija Kaukonen, Colin McArthur, Lynne Murray, Ville Pettilä, Craig French

Age of Red Cells for Transfusion and Outcomes in Critically Ill Adults

N Engl J Med. 2017 Sep 27


HRB invest €10 million in four new clinical trial networks

HRB Irish Critical-Care Clinical Trials Group
led by Professor Alistair Nichol, St Vincent's University Hospital and UCD




Prof. Alistair Nichol

Irish Critical Care Network, Belfast, January 2019


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Dr. Stephen Duff awarded UCD Foundation Newman Fellowship 2018

This Fellowship, supported by Abbott Diagnostics, will investigate novel biomarkers of Acute Kidney Injury.






National Liver Transplant Program, St Vincent's University Hospital 2017

The program recorded the 1,000st Liver Tranplant procedure performed at St. Vincent's University Hospital in November 2016.




National pancreas transplantation programme - St Vincent's hospital 2017





Civil Aviation Authority UK

CAP-1264 Standards for Helicopter Landing Areas at Hospitals







Joint initiative launched to address the impact of fatigue on doctors


Read More... AAGBI Let's #FightFatigue




RNLI Respect The Water Campaign - Cold Water Shock Video



Their Lives Matter, Tanzania

SVAF contributes to the caring of Children with Cancer in Tanzania, 2017 & 2018

Dr Niamh Conlon, Consultant Anaesthetist, SVUH