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*****Date for your diary*** The National Patient Safety in Anaesthesia Conference will take place in CAI, 22 Merrion Sq North on 15th of November 2019. Key themes this year include: Supporting Patient Safety - Incident reporting in Anaesthesia , Legislation and regulation ( The Patient Safety Bill, HPRA and HIQA) and key issues in Anaesthesia such as Capnography and Checklists . The day will also include presentations from Trainees , KP Moore Medal award , a meeting of the SANI network and the Winter College Lecture by Prof Ravi Mahajan, President, RCoA. Further

Event: Irish Paediatric Anaesthesia and Critical Care Society (IPACCS) meeting 2019. CPD Points: 5 CPD points allocated. Date:  Friday 18 October 2019 evening and Saturday 19 October 2019 morning. Venue: College of Anaesthesiologists of lreland, 22 Merion Square, Dublin 2. Call for Abstracts:  Trainee presentations welcome and closing date is 30 September 2019. Registration: Consultants €120 Trainees €60 Tickets at: http://buytickets.at/ipaccsmeeting2019/267411 Please see poster for more registration information (.pdf) Programme: Friday 18 October 18.30 – 19.00 Registration & coffee 19.00 – 20.00 Speakers Advances in Preterm Care - Dr John Murphy  The Surgical Neonate - Dr Liam Claffey 20.30 Dinner Saturday 19 October 08.30 – 09.00 Registration & coffee 09.00

Event: 3rd National Patient Safety in Anaesthesia Conference Date: 15th November 2019 Where: College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland, 22 Merion Square, Dublin 2 Programme: Available soon Fee: Non Trainee €200; Trainee €100; Nurse €25 Topics include: -          Incident Reporting -          Legislation & Regulation -          Key Issues in Anaesthesia Safety Trainee Presentations: KP Moore Medal Competition 2019  - All presentations related to Patient Safety For further details, please contact: College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland 22 Merrion Square, North, Dublin 2 Email: safety@coa.ie      

The CAI recently selected Dr Aislinn Sherwin and Dr Mark Johnson as representatives at the Emerging Leaders Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, in April. This is a satellite conference of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists Annual Scientific Meeting. It is an immersive 3 day event. Delegates were within five years of receiving their respective college fellowship, and came from a variety of countries including Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Singapore, the UK and Ireland. Speakers at the conference had a significant breath of experience and were leaders

Free event – Friday 7th June 2019 No 6, Kildare Street, RCPI 10.00 am – 3.00 pm The Forum of Irish Postgraduate Medical Training Bodies and the HSE-NDTP invite all Postgraduate Medical Trainees in Ireland to attend the first cross-speciality Postgraduate Medical Trainee Convention: Specialist Medical Training – “An Insider Guide”. It is a great opportunity to meet with Trainees from other Specialist Training Programmes in Ireland and to hear from experienced senior colleagues and leaders in medicine through storytelling, music and humour. Some of the speakers on the day will include: Professor

Please be reminded, the 2018/2019 PCS end of year deadline of 30th April 2019 is fast approaching. It is important that you upload your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) activity for the 2018/2019 PCS year on or before 30th April 2019, as your E-Portfolio for 2018/2019 PCS year will no longer be accessible after this date. PCS Activity Categories PCS Requirements In early May you will be issued with a PCS Statement of Participation for the 2018/2019 PCS year which will state your CPD activity for that year. Please note the college is now required to