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This site provides a forum for disseminating information and promoting discussion amongst those involved in the specialist field of healthcare provision for students in 3rd level education in Ireland.

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Latest News

Fundamentals of Travel Health for Practice Nurses
Fundamentals of Travel Health for Practice Nurses Date: Saturday 14th March 2020 Venue: The Red Room, Student Centre, UCD, Belfield, Dublin 4 Time: 09.00-16.30 NMBI Category One Approval pending » read more
Annual Irish Student Health Association Conference 2020
The annual Irish Student Health Association Conference 2020, themed 'A healthy mind in a healthy body', will take place on Friday 28th & Saturday 29th of February, hosted by our colleagues from Trinity College Dublin (TCD). The conference will be based in The Alex Hotel, just a 2 minute walk from TCD, while the annual gala dinner will be held in the historic Trinity College Dining Hall. This conference is open to all professionals working in the field of student health. » read more
HSE offer *FREE* MMR booster vaccination via GPs & Student Health services
The current national Mumps outbreak, which began in 2018, has continued unabated through to the beginning of 2020, resulting in over 3,500 cases across the country. As vaccination is the only way to protect against Mumps, the HSE have announced a national campaign to provide FREE MMR booster dose to any person between the ages of 11 to 30yrs of age, who cannot confirm or are unsure as to whether they received the recommended 2 MMR doses. » read more
Coronavirus outbreak - latest updates and Student Health advice from the Health Protection Surveillance Centre
With the continuously evolving situation regarding the Coronavirus outbreak in China, the Health Protection Surveillance Centre are striving to provide clear advice and information for healthcare professionals and members of the public alike, which are being reviewed and updated on a daily basis. Please read here for further information, including the most recently updated advice regarding 3rd level students. » read more
2020 ISHA Conference - call for abstract submissions for Pauline Carbery Memorial Award & nominations for Dr. David Thomas Award
The 2020 ISHA Conference will see the just the 2nd year of the presentation of our new annual ISHA Awards - The Pauline Carbery Memorial Award for 'Best Poster Presentation' & The Dr. David Thomas Award for 'Outstanding Contribution to 3rd Level Student Health'. » read more
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