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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 6 September 2018|
|Best Practice in Cervical Smear Taking (NU581)||Thursday 6 September 2018|
|Clinical Governance: Supporting Safe Practice (NU623) CORE||Wednesday afternoons (2-5), 3 October, 31 October, 21 November 2018|
|Care of the Child & Family with Palliative / Complex Needs (NU6444)||Tuesdays 2 October and 13 November 2018|
|High Dependency Maternity Care (NU568)||Monday 15 October and Tuesday 16 October, MCQ Friday 14 December 2018|
|Management of Venous Leg Ulceration (NU6104)||Tuesday 25 September, Friday 19 October and Tuesday 13 November; OSCE 10 December 2018
|Quality of Life & Symptom Management in Children’s Palliative / Complex Care (NU6446)||Wednesday 3 October (9-1), Tuesday 16 October (9-5), Wednesday 31 October (9-1) 2018|
|Palliative Approaches to Symptom Management (NU150)||Wednesday 3 October (9-1), Thursday 18 October (9-5), Wednesday 31 October (9-1) 2018|
|Principles of Acute Medical Nursing (NU606)||Tuesdays 16 October and 13 November 2018|
|Recognising and Responding to Client Deterioration (NU605)||Wednesdays 26 September (9-5), 3 October (9-1), and 31 October (9-1), Exam Thursday 6 December 2018|
|Teaching Effectively (NU625)||Monday October 1 (2-5), Tuesday October 2 (10-5) and Monday November 5 (2-5) 2018|
Semester 2 workshop days
|Orientation||Thursday, 10 January 2019
|Advanced Research Methods (NU502) CORE||Tuesdays, 15 January, 26 February and 12 March 2019|
|Advanced Wound Care Management (NU438)||Mondays, 14 January, 11 February and Skills day Tuesday 9 April 2019|
|Cardiac Nursing Management (NU6105)||Wednesday, 6 Feb 2019, another later (no date decided)|
|Dementia Care: Transforming Practice (NU634)||Wednesdays, January and February TBA|
|End of Life Care: Psychological & Social Perspectives (NU566)||Thursdays, 24 January and 21 February 2019|
|Introduction to Clinical Supervision: Supporting Continuing Professional Development (NU622)||Wednesdays, 30 January and 27 February 2019|
|Management of the Diabetic Foot Disease (PO5101)||Tuesdays, 22 January, 19 February and Skills day 9 April 2019|
|Specialist Practice in Complex Care for Children (UCD_NU6445)||Thursdays, 10 January and 14 March 2019 in Dublin, UCD|
|Student-centered Learning: Active Teaching Strategies (NU644)||Mondays, February, March TBA|
|Vascular Disease (PO5102)||Wednesdays, 23 January, 20 February, 13 March and 27 March. OSCE 10 April 2019|