Seeking the '5th A' – An alternative paradigm of Care

The Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Studies, Dundalk Institute of Technology will hold a conference on Tuesday 22nd November 2011. The conference entitled "Schizophrenia 1911 - 2011: Seeking a new A" will reflect on 100 years of "diagnosis" and look toward a renewed paradigm of care.

The conference will take place in the Muirhevna Building (Dept of Nursing, Midwifery& Health Studies). The conference is free however registration is essential. To reserve your place please email Dolores McGill dolores.mcgill@dkit.ie.

'SEEKING THE '5TH A' – AN ALTERNATIVE PARADIGM OF CARE'
SETANTA THEATRE [ROOM N128] MUIRHEVNA BUILDING
DUNDALK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
NOVEMBER 22ND 2011


PROGRAMME
09:00 Registration
09:30 Opening & Welcome: Mr Myles Hackett Head of Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Studies
09:40 Keynote Address: Mr. Martin Rogan National Director of Mental Health Services HSE
10:20 Humanities enhancing understanding of care: 3rd Year Students BSc (Hons) in Psychiatric Nursing DkIT
10:50 COFFEE
11:20 Humanities enhancing understanding of care: 3rd Year Students BSc (Hons) in Psychiatric Nursing DkIT
11:50 The service user perspective: Paddy Mc Gowan Lecturer, DCU School of Nursing and Human Sciences. Expert by Experience
12:50 Closing Remarks: Dr. Edel Healy Head of School of Health and Science
13:00 LUNCH