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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 elect 2016 - 2017
Department of Anaesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine, Saint Vincent's University Hospital
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
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
Dr Tom Ryan, Irish Hospital Consultants Association President 2016/17
Congratulations to Dr Tom Ryan, Consultant in Intensive Care and Anaesthesia, St. James's Hospital, on his appoinment as IHCA President
Professor John Hyand, New RCSI President 2016
Congratulations to Professor John Hyland, Consultant Surgeon, Saint Vincent's University Hospital, on his appointment as new RCSI President
Professor Risteard Mulcahy 1922-2016 RIP
SEDDA wishes to ackowledge the major contribution in the field of Cardiology that Dr. Risteard Mulcahy brought to St. Vincent's University Hospital and his leading role in developing cardiac cinical advancements and services in Ireland.
Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.
CAI honours Nobel Laureate William Campbell
Dr Kevin Carson, President of College of Anaesthetists Ireland, conferred an Honorary Fellowship of the College on Professor William Campbell who in December 2015 was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology/Medicine.
National pancreas transplantation programme to be transferred from Beaumont Hospital to St Vincent's hospital 2015
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
Intrathecal Opioids in Major Hepatobiliary Surgery
MD research project being undertaken by Dr David Gosgrave in Anaesthesia Department, St. Vincent's University Hospital
Facillitators: Professor Alistair Nichol and Dr Niamh Conlon - Consultant Anaesthetists, SVUH
Plans for €150m maternity hospital on St. Vincent's campus resumes - July 2015
A Programme for a Partnership Government, May 11th 2016
The new Government announces its committment to the expansion of the successful Emergency Aeromedical Service (air ambulance) and its possible extension to night time. A feasibility study will be carried out to explore how this might be achieved, who might provide it and the potential cost. This shall include consideration of a second base.
Emergency Aeromedical Support (EAS) Service now established on a permanent basis - July 2015
Proposed Helipad for Mater Hospital, June 2016- Planning report
New Helipad for Cork university Hospital – again?
Irish Air Corp provides emergency Air Medical support, Clifden July 2016
Irish Air Corp AW135 in action providing air ambulance support for fractured patient in Clifden, county Galway.
RACQ Care Flight Rescue Helicopter Doctor
Sunshine coast, Australian based Irish doctor Matthew Mulkeen to star in a new TV series documenting his life as a helicopter pilot with Care Flight. This will be broadcast in the Republic of Ireland and in the United Kingdom 2016.