News & Events
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...
Dr 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
National Liver Transplant Program, St Vincent's University Hospital 2016
The program recorded the 1,000st Liver Tranplant procedure performed at St. Vincent's University Hospital in November 2016.
Vascular Access Wokshop - 17/18th January 2017 SVUH
Coordinators: Dr. Alan MacShance, Dr. Neil McDonald
Intrathecal Opioids in Major Hepatobiliary Surgery - 2016
MD research project & Randomised Controlled Trial - The NAPRESSIM Trial : The use of low dose naloxone infusion to prevent respiratory depression with Intrathecal Morphine, being undertaken by Dr. David Cosgrave in Anaesthesia Department, St. Vincent's University Hospital
Facillitators: Professor Alistair Nichol and Dr Niamh Conlon - Consultant Anaesthetists, SVUH
Thromboelastography and blood transfusion practice
MD research project being undertaken by Dr Fazal Memon in National Liver Transplant Unit, St. Vincent's University Hospital
Facillitators: Dr John Boylan and Dr Niamh Conlon - Consultant Anaesthetists, SVUH
CAI Spring Summer Education Caledar 2017
Irish Healthcare Awards 2016
Winner of the Best Education Project, Dr Crina Burlacu, Director of Simulation Unit, Consultant Anaesthetist, St. Vincent's University Hospital.
Dept. of Anaesthesia SVUH - Gold Medal Award Winners 2016
Dr. Joseph Coyne (SpR in Anaesthesia)
Dr. Paul Tierney (SpR in ICU)
Dr. Eoin Kelleher (BST in Anaesthesia)
CAT News - December 2016
College of Anaesthetists - 11th November 2016
Professionalism in Practice Workshop
Oral Presentation Winner: Dr Michelle O'Mahony SpR, SVUH
Topic: 'Doctor Judged: Personal Bias affecting Professional Practice'
Dr Imran Azhar, Reg, SVUH
Topic: 'Just another Laparotomy...or maybe not'
KP Moore Medal Competition
Oral Presenter: Dr C. Johnson, Reg, SVUH ---- Dr P Tierney, Mr M Rafferty & Dr C Burlacu
Topic: 'Optiflow for Apnoeic Oxygenation in Tubeless Anaesthesia.'
HRB CRCI official launch, Dublin
29th September 2016
Speaker: Professor Alistair Nichol, St Vincent's University Hospital, is Chair of both Critical Care Medicine in UCD ano the HRB Critical Care Clinical Trials Network Ireland.
He is also an Associate Professor of the School of Public Health, Monash Univeristy, Melbourne and Consultant Intensivist/Anaesthetist at St. Vincent's Univseristy Hospital
Topic: "Irish Critical Care Clinical Trials"
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
Science Foundation Ireland, Science Week Ireland - 17th November 2016 Kilmainham
Conference: Peak Performance - The Science behind Sporting Success
Speaker: Dr Roger McMorrow, Consultant Anaesthetist, St. Vincent's University Hospital & National Maternity Hospital.
Everest Summit 2007 - Member of the Caudwell Extreme Everest Expedition Research Team
Listen to RTE Podcast/Video for Science Week, 15th November 2016
Helitech International, Amsterdam, October 2016
HEMS - Future trends in emergency medicine - the impact on air ambulances and mission equipment
HEMS - How can rotor crafts help generate effeciency gains for helath services across Europe?
Dr. Tony Healy with Medical Director of Kent Surrey Sussex Air Ambulance Service with the new AW-169
Workshop for Vascular Access, SVUH
Date: Wednesday, October 5th 2016
Co-Ordinators: Dr. A. MacShance, Dr. N. MacDonald
Workshop for Difficult Airways, SVUH
Date: Wednesday, October 12th 2016
Co-Ordinators: Dr. C. Burlacu, Dr. B. Ferris, Dr. N. Conlon
Clinical Audit Day, Department of Anaesthesia, Intensive Care & Pain Medicine, SVUH
Date: November 25th 2016
Co-Ordinator: Dr. N. MacDonald
Presenters: Dr. Eoin Kelleher, Dr. M. Mustafa Ahmed, Dr. Agatha Biculescu, Dr. Era Soukhin
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.
Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine Symposium - September 2016 Ashford Castle
In association with the Galway Clinic, Western Anaesthesia Society, RCSI and Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Photo: Prof Sorin J. Brull, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mr Joe O'Donovan, CEO Galway Clinic, Aimee Banks, Soprano, Prof Anthony Cunnigham, Medical Director Galway Clinic and Dr Dermot Kelly, Consultant Anaesthetist, SVUH and RVEEH.
Speaker: Dr Dermot Kelly, Consultant Anaesthetist SVUH and RVEEH
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 to be transferred from Beaumont Hospital to St Vincent's hospital 2015
Emergency Aeromedical Support (EAS) Service now established on a permanent basis - July 2015
Northern Ireland Air Ambulance
Northern Ireland Air Ambulance set to launch 2017 Read More...
AidMed & Rescue Magazine - October/November 2016
First UK roof-top helipad with integrated fire system certified
AidMed & Rescue Magazine - December 2016
Northern Ireland politician backs experts’ call for HEMS doctors
Joint Committee on Health, House of the Oireachtas, Leinster House
Representatives of the Connolly for Kids Hospital Group, have been invited to a public meeting, of the Joint Committee of Health, Thursday October 27th 2016, to make a submission on the suitability of the proposed location of Saint James's Hospital site as the location for the new National Paediatric Hospital.
'The best I ever had': Patients give hospital food rave reviews
Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital and St. Colmcille's menus both receive positive reviews from patients in the first report of the quality of nutrition in the Irish Health System as reported by HIQA