- South East Dublin Department of Anaesthesia



News & Events


SVUH Grand Rounds 2017 Anaesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine

CAI Upcoming Events 2017

Irish Paediatric Meeting, Dublin, April 8th 2017

EACTA Annual Congress, Berlin, April 19th-21st 2017

Congress on Disaster and Emergency Medicine, Toronto, April 25-28th 2017

Retrieval 2017, Glasgow, April 26-29th 2017

Irish Association for Simulation, Cork, April 28th 2017

Irish Medical Times - Hot Topics, Dublin, April 29th 2017

American Transplant Congress, Chicago, April 29th-May 3rd 2017

Annual Congress of Anaesthesia, UCD, May 4-5th 2017

International Conference on Integrated Care, Dublin, May 8-10th 2017

Airborne Neonatal / Pediatrc Transport Conference, Texas, May 10-12th 2017

Cornea & Cataract Day, Liverpool, May 22nd 2017

Digital Health World, London, May 23-24th 2017

UCD Pain Conference, Dublin, May 24th 2017

Euroanaesthesia 2017, Geneva, June 3rd-5th 2017

International Travel Health Insurance, Bangkok, June 12-14th 2017

Internet of Things 2017, London, June 13-15th 2017

Neuropathic Pain Conference, Sweden, June 15-18th 2017

MAA 10, Helsinki, June 19th-21st 2017

Transplant Nursing Symposium, Florida, June 24-26th 2017

Digital Healthcare, London, June 28-29th 2017

GAT 2017, Cardiff, July 5-7st 2017

Congress of the European Shock Society 2017, Paris, September 13-15th 2017

Transplantation 2017, Barcelona, September 24-27th 2017

Disaster and Emergency Medicine, London, September 21st-22nd 2017

Intensive Care Conference, Vienna, September 23rd-27th 2017

AAGBI, Liverpool, September 27-29th 2017

Medevac Conference, London, October 2017

Congress of the European Pain Federation, Copenhagen, October 6-9th 2017

Irish Cardiac Conference, Derry, October 5-7th 2017

EACTS Annual Meeting, Austria, October 7-11th 2017

World Congress Intensive Care, Rio de Janeiro, November 8-11th 2017

Association Air Ambulance, London, November 13th 2017

Hyperbaric Medicine
Video lectures, Karolinska Institute

National Children's Hospital

Discover - The Wild Atlantic Way

Easter Rising Centenary

RTE/Notre Dame 1916 Production


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...

Latest News


Dr Hugh GallagherDr Hugh Gallagher, Chairman 2016 - 2017

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




College of Anaesthetists of Ireland - Education Calendar 2017




IMO joins with HSE and Irish Postgraduate Training Forum to Launch Anti Bullying Campaign - April 2017






China’s Remarkable Transformation Dr. Yue Xiaoyong H.E. Ambassador of China to Ireland

H.E. Ambassador Yue will be talking in UCD April 18th.






Launched Acute Pain App, SVUH January 2017

Dr. Hugh Gallagher, Chairman of Department of Anaesthesia, St. Vincent's University Hospital launches new acute pain app.






Department of Anaesthesia, University of Toronto, Education Apps




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.





Memorial Conference - Professor Aongus J. Curran, UCD 2003 - 2016

Topic - "Innovations in Head & Neck Oncology" March 10th 2017
Location - St. Vincent's Univsersity Hospital, Dublin





Irish Healthcare Awards 2016

Winner of the Best Education Project, Dr Crina Burlacu, Director of Simulation Unit, Consultant Anaesthetist, St. Vincent's University Hospital.






International Clinical Trials Day 2017

Improving Patient Health Through Clinical Research




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



Irish Clinical Care - Clinical Trials Group - Meeting June 2016



Workshop for Difficult Airways, SVUH

Date: Wednesday, February 15th 2017
Co-Ordinators: Dr. C. Burlacu, Dr. B. Ferris, Dr. N. Conlon







Dublin Hospital Golf Society 2016

Dr Dara Breslin, Consultant Anaesthetist SVUH, won the DHGS Match Play Cup representing St Vincent's Hospital. This cup has been played annually since 1908. The last SVUH winner was Dr John Hegarty in 1993.

Photo: Dr Dara Breslin with David Borton, Captain Dublin Hopsital Golf Society.





Ireland's first Limbal Stem Cell transplant in Ophthalmic Surgery

Mr. Billy Power, Consultant Ophthalmologist, performed the first Stem Cell tissue transplant eye operation in Ireland at the Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital in Dublin, 7th June 2016





National pancreas transplantation programme - St Vincent's hospital 2017






ORBIS Flying Eye Hospital promotional visit to Dublin airport - March 2017






Northern Ireland Air Ambulance

Northern Ireland Air Ambulance set to launch 2017

Read More - Associaiton of Air Ambulance UK




National Children's Hospital Motion - ammendments debated in the Dáil - March 29th 2017






State awards €1bn children’s hospital contract to BAM Ireland



The proposed €1bn National Children's Hospital in Dublin will be most expensive children's hospital to be built anywhere in the world according to international data.

Read More - The Irish Times Febraury 23rd 2017

Graceland School, Zambia

SVUH, Department of Anaesthesia, continues IT support for Graceland School, Zambia, with the delivery of laptops for their PC Lab

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