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Online Events and webinars for HSE staff

Find information on upcoming online events and webinars relevant to staff across the HSE.

Published: 21 September 2020

Event and webinar details

Infection Prevention and Control Guidance for Residential Care facilities
Friday, 15 January   12-1 pm
Link for registration

For telephone, access use the following: Irish dial-in number:  01 5260058 Access code: 175 879 7250

Presented by: National AMRIC Team:                

 Prof. Martin Cormican,  HCAI AMR Clinical Lead,                        

Mary Mc Kenna, IPC  Assistant  Director of Nursing,

If you would like to have a query or issue raised at the webinar, you may email  by Wednesday  13 January

HSE Staff Webinar with CEO Paul Reid, COO Anne O'Connor & CCO Dr Colm Henry
Thursday, 21 January 12:30 -1:30 pm
Click here to register for this event

The webinar is on Thursday, 21 January 2021 at 12.30 pm for 1 hour. You can submit questions during the webinar or in advance to

Paul, Anne and Colm will discuss how our health services are coping under the strain of the third wave of COVID-19 and they will also give an update on the staff vaccination programme.

We are currently in the middle of the worst surge of COVID-19 in our communities since the beginning of this pandemic. Our health services are under huge strain and you are under huge strain both in work and at home. Taking some time to discuss the worsening situation across the country is important now more than ever.

We aim to answer as many questions as possible. A recording of the webinar will be available on the staff news page after the event.

Online Stress Control programme
Available at

HSE Health and Wellbeing are offering a free Stress Control programme. Stress Control is an evidence-based programme that teaches you practical skills to deal with stress.

The programme helps participants recognise the signs of stress. It covers topics including how stress affects our bodies and our thoughts. It teaches skills to overcome panicky feelings and tips to getting a good night’s sleep.

Dr Jim White will live-stream the classes, free-of-charge.  You can watch the sessions either in the afternoon or evening.

This is a free programme and to participate simply visit

Assessment of Mental illness in People with Intellectual Disabilities by MHID Teams
28 January 2021, 9.30 am – 4.30 pm

For further details and to register, please click on the registration link

A virtual training event including a number of international speakers to further shed light on how to assess, evaluate and stratify the severity of mental illness by multidisciplinary teams working in Mental Health and Intellectual Disability (MHID) services.

Key Note Speakers

  • Dr Ken Courtenay - Chair, Faculty of Psychiatry of Intellectual Disability, Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • Dr Bathika Perrera - Consultant Psychiatrist, Chair of ADHD in ID SIG at RCOP Dr Mahesh Odiyoor - Consultant Psychiatrist & Strategic Clinical Director, Intellectual Disabilities/ Neurodevelopmental Disorders/ABI care-group and Centre for Autism, Neurodevelopmental disorders and Intellectual Disabilities (CANDDID)
  • Prof. Sujeet Jaydeokar - Consultant Psychiatrist in Psychiatry of Intellectual Disabilities at Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, Operational Clinical Director for the Learning Disabilities, Neuro-Developmental Disorders, & Acquired Brain Injury Care Group
  • Dr Ceri Woodrow - Consultant Psychologist
  • Dr Tanja Sappok - European Association of MHID President
  • Dr Michelle Rossi - Consultant Psychiatrist

Virtual workshop
Virtual ECG Workshop
Saturday, 27 February 2021
Register here for this event

This easy-to-understand and interactive workshop teaches all the ECG basics you need to know. This is an excellent foundation course and is highly recommended for anyone wanting to improve or refresh their ECG analysis skills.

Course content includes:

  • ECG analysis made easy
  • Recognition of sinus rhythms
  • Atrial arrhythmias
  • Ventricular arrhythmias
  • Ischemia and acute myocardial infarction
  • Recognising artefact

CPD approval pending.

Webinar Series -Save the date
RCSI Hospital Group Quality & Patient Safety
Live Webinar Series 2021 -Leadership, Innovation & Staff Support
  • 19 January 2021 - Keynote speakers: Prof. Albert Wu, Professor of Health Policy and Management at the John Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, USA
  • 26 January 2021 - Keynote speakers: In Conversation with Mr. Ian Carter, CEO, RCSI HG, Prof. Paddy Broe, Clinical Director, RCSI HG & Prof. Cathal Kelly, CEO, RCSI
  • 2 February 2021 - Keynote speakers: Mr. Asim A. Sheikh BL, Law Library
  • 9 February 2021 - Keynote speakers: Prof. Ciaran O’Boyle, Director, Centre for Positive Psychology and Health, RCSI
  • 16 February 2021 - Keynote speakers: Prof. Derek O’Keeffe, Consultant Physician (Endocrinology), UHG/Professor of Medical Device Technology, NUI, Galway
  • 23 February 2021 - Keynote speakers: Quality Improvement Webinar

This webinar series will bring together Midwives, Nurses, Doctors, Allied Health Professionals and Senior Healthcare Managers.

Further information as well as a full webinar schedule will be provided in due course.

Online training programmes for HSE Staff
If you have an upcoming staff event or training course and would like to have it added to this webpage please contact