Please click on the links below to download the presentations from today’s speakers.

Please note that the presentations will be available for 30 days after the conference and will be deleted after that.

Time

Description

9.30

Legal Principles surrounding slips, trips and falls
Speaker: Sharon Dillon Lyons, Barrister-at-Law, The Law Library

10.10

Risk Assessment & Implementing Quality Standards in Practice
Speaker: Richard Holmes, Quality & Safety Project Manager for Policies, Procedures, Protocols & Guidelines, Saolta University Health Care Group

11.30

Identifying falls as an indication of underlying health issues
Speaker: Roman Romero-Ortuno, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

12.10

Falls & Medicine Management
Speaker: Dr Nick Flynn, Minor Surgery Clinic, Hollyhill Medical Centre

2.00

Preventing Fractures- a Holistic Approach
Speaker: Professor Tahir Masud,  Nottingham University Hospitals, UK;  President-Elect, British Geriatrics society

2.40

HSE Falls Quality Standard & NICE guidelines – Falls & Fracture Prevention Programme
Speaker: Gareth Clifford, Quality & Patient Safety Office, Acute Hospitals, HSE (Formerly Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist/Falls Prevention Coordinator)