Irish Student Health Association News

Laura Tully wins 'Practice Nurse of the Year' award at Irish Healthcare Awards 2017

'Laura Tully wins 'Practice Nurse of the Year' award at Irish Healthcare Awards 2017' image Sincere congratulations to Laura Tully, ISHA President and Institute Nurse & Health Centre co-ordinator in AIT, who was selected as 'Practice Nurse of the Year' at the prestigious Irish Healthcare Awards 2017, which were held at the Mansion House, Dublin on Thursday 16th November. » read more

 

Irish Student Health Association statement in support of full enactment of Public Health (Alcohol) Bill

'Irish Student Health Association statement in support of full enactment of Public Health (Alcohol) Bill' image The Irish Student Health Association would like to take the opportunity to publicly state that it strongly and wholeheartedly supports the enactment and implementation, in full, of all aspects of the proposed Public Health (Alcohol) Bill. » read more

 

Meningitis Awareness Week 18th -24th September

'Meningitis Awareness Week 18th -24th September' image Meningitis Awareness Week takes place from 18th-24th September and the focus is on student awareness this year. This informative article was sent to us by Caroline Krieger, Medical Information Officer, Meningitis Research Foundation. » read more

 

Tom Kelly Essay Prize 2017

The Tom Kelly Essay Prize 2017 was recently awarded to Laura Tully, Institute Nurse & Health Centre Coordinator at Athlone Institute of Technology for an original essay on the topic: "Discuss the factors affecting the health seeking behaviour of students" » read more

 

Report from the 69th Annual U.K. Student Health Association Conference

U.K. Student Health Association Conference was held in Loughborough 2nd -5th July 2017 » read more

 

Successful Nurses Summer Study Day in Dublin Saturday 10th June 2017

'Successful Nurses Summer Study Day in Dublin Saturday 10th June 2017' image The Nurses Association of Student Health Summer Study Day was held in Dublin on Saturday June 10th 2017. » read more

 

Presentation by Debbie Marshall, Forensic Nurse Specialist, A.N.P. Sexual Assault/ Sexual Health at Nurses Meeting Saturday June 10th 2017

'Presentation by Debbie Marshall, Forensic Nurse Specialist, A.N.P. Sexual Assault/ Sexual Health at Nurses Meeting Saturday June 10th 2017' image Debbie Marshall, Forensic Nurse Specialist, A.N.P. Sexual Assault/ Sexual Health will deliver a presentation on S.A.T.U. in Ireland at Nurses Meeting Saturday June 10th 2017. » read more

 

Top Nutritionist Amanda McLoone confirmed for Nurses Association Student Health Meeting on June 10th

'Top Nutritionist Amanda McLoone confirmed for Nurses Association Student Health Meeting on June 10th' image Top nutritionist and fitness instructor Amanda McLoone (B.Sc in Human Nutrition, A.Nutr and Level 3 Certificate in Fitness Instruction and Level 4 Certificate in Personal Training) will provide an education session for Nurses working in student health on how to provide dietary guidance to students. » read more

 

#handsoffourhealth

'#handsoffourhealth' image ISHA proudly supports the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill because we want to reduce & prevent harm caused by alcohol and improve public health, safety and well being. » read more

 

Consultation Process underway on two new draft policies under development by the Department of Health

'Consultation Process underway on two new draft policies under development by the Department of Health' image The Chief Nursing Officer, Department of Health, has commenced a process to consult on two new draft policies: Development of a Community Nursing and Midwifery Response to an Integrated Model of Care & Development of Graduate, Specialist and Advanced Nursing and Midwifery Practice » read more