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PCA Workshop Days
These days are indicative only. There might be changes nearer the time.
Semester 1 workshop days
|Orientation||Thursday 31 August 2017|
|Best Practice in Cervical Smear Taking (NU581)||Friday 8 September 2017|
|Clinical Governance: Supporting Safe Practice (NU623) CORE||Wednesday afternoons (2-5), 27 September, 25 October and 15 November 2017|
|Care of the Child & Family with Palliative / Complex Needs (NU6444)||Wednesday 4 October and Thursday 9 November 2017|
|Critical Issues in Chronic Disease Management (NU610)||Wednesdays, 4 October and 1 November 2017|
|Experiencing Cancer (NU614)||Wednesdays, 27 September (9-1), 11 October (9-5) and 25 October (9-1) 2017|
|High Dependency Maternity Care (NU568)||Monday 16 and Tuesday 17 October; MCQ Friday 15 December 2017|
|Management of Venous Leg Ulceration (NU6104)||Thursday 7 September, Wednesday 4 October and Tuesday 7 November; OSCE 6 December 2017|
|Quality of Life & Symptom Management in Children’s Palliative / Complex Care (NU6446)||Wednesday 27 September (9-1), Thursday 12 October (9-5) and Wednesday 25 October (9-1) 2017|
|Principles of Acute Medical Nursing (NU606)||Tuesday 10 October and Wednesday 14 November 2017|
|Recognising and Responding to Client Deterioration (NU605)||Wednesday 20 September (9-5), Wednesday mornings (9-1) 27 September and 25 October, Exam 7 December 2017|
|Teaching Effectively (NU625)||Monday afternoons (2-5), 2 October and 6 November 2017|
Semester 2 workshop days
|Orientation||Thursday 11 January 2018|
|Advanced Research Methods (NU502) CORE||Tuesdays, 16 January, 27 February and 13 March 2018|
|Advanced Wound Care Management (NU438)||Tuesdays, 23 January, 13 February and Skills day 24 April 2018|
|Cardiac Nursing Management (NU6105)||Wednesday 7 February and another in March 2018|
|Dementia Care: Transforming Practice (NU634)||Wednesdays, 7 February and 14 March 2018|
|Effective Chronic Disease Management Strategies for Healthcare Professionals (NU624)||Will not be offered|
|End of Life Care: Psychological & Social Perspectives (NU566)||Thursdays, 25 January and 22 February 2018|
|Introduction to Clinical Supervision: Supporting Continuing Professional Development (NU622)||Wednesdays, 24 January and 21 February 2018|
|Management of the Diabetic Foot Disease (PO5101)||Tuesdays, 16 January, 20 February and Skills day 24 April 2018|
|Specialist Practice in Complex Care for Children (UCD_NU6445)||Wednesdays, 10 January and 14 March 2018 in Dublin, UCD|
|Student-centered Learning: Active Teaching Strategies (NU644)||Mondays, 5 February and 12 March 2018|
|Vascular Disease (PO5102)||Wednesdays, 17 January, 31 January, 21 February and 14 March. OSCE 23 April 2018|