Irish Student Health Association News

ISHA Educational Webinar and AGM 2021. Friday 12th March. 13.00-16.00

'ISHA Educational Webinar and AGM 2021. Friday 12th March. 13.00-16.00' image ISHA Educational Webinar and AGM 2021. Friday 12th March. 13.00-16.00. Hosted by Student Health Department at UCD. With Guest speakers, Dr Cillian De Gascun and Dr Nuala O Connor. Theme and Webinar Presentation: 'Driving Resilience in Student Health Settings' with Ray Mc Kiernan- Resilience International. » read more

 

The ninth bulletin from the HSE National Immunisation Office highlights changes in clinical guidance for the COVID-19 vaccination programme. March 5th 2021

The ninth bulletin from the HSE National Immunisation Office highlights changes in clinical guidance for the COVID-19 vaccination programme. Document attached. » read more

 

Eating Disorder Awareness Week 2021. March 1st-7th

Eating Disorder Awareness Week 2021. March 1st-7th. The emphasis this year is on the often under-recognised Binge Eating Disorder https://www.bodywhys.ie/understanding-eating-disorders/binge-eating-disorder/ and there will be a webinar aimed at Health Professionals on this on Monday 1st March » read more

 

''More and more students are coping with anxiety through either restricting their eating or binge eating'. Dr Aoife O Sullivan, ISHA President and a GP at UCC Student Health Centre, writes about the impact of the pandemic on her patients. journal.ie

Dr Aoife O'Sullivan, ISHA President and a GP at UCC student health centre, writes about the impact of the pandemic on her patients. ''More and more students are coping with anxiety through either restricting their eating or binge eating.' Read the full article in the journal.ie here: https://www.thejournal.ie/readme/eating-disorders-covid-impact-students-5354577-Feb2021/ » read more

 

The Student Health Matters app has been updated. A new generation app, using a card design and latest app technology. 23/02/2021.

'The Student Health Matters app has been updated. A new generation app, using a card design and latest app technology. 23/02/2021.' image The Student Health Matters app has been updated. A new generation app, using a card design and the latest app technology. The app includes new partners and supporters pages and a new Trinity College Dublin homepage. Covid information, covid boxes and covid alerts have been added to each page. The app also has a new easy to use search function tool. » read more

 

Updated Chapter 5a COVID-19 for the Immunisation Guidelines for Ireland. Published 19.02.2021.

Updated Chapter 5a COVID-19 for the Immunisation Guidelines for Ireland. Published 19.02.2021. Key Updates include: Comirnaty® Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine (vaccine efficacy / precautions) COVID-19 vaccine Moderna® (vaccine efficacy / precautions) and COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca® (vaccine efficacy/dose and route of administration and precautions). » read more

 

COVID-19 VACCINE BULLETIN 6. Published 12/02/2021

'COVID-19 VACCINE BULLETIN 6. Published 12/02/2021' image COVID-19 VACCINE BULLETIN 6. Published 12/02/2021. Main updates- COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca® and pregnancy » read more

 

National COVID-19 Vaccination Programme - General Practice. Operational Guidance for Vaccination in General Practice – People aged 70 and older. Published:12.02.2021

National COVID-19 Vaccination Programme - General Practice. Operational Guidance for Vaccination in General Practice – People aged 70 and older. Published:12.02.2021 » read more

 

RCPI issue an updated Chapter 5a COVID-19 for the Immunisation Guidelines for Ireland. Key updates: COVID-19 Vaccine Astra Zeneca - Pregnancy. Published 12/02/2021

RCPI have issued an updated Chapter 5a COVID-19 for the Immunisation Guidelines for Ireland. Key updates: COVID-19 Vaccine Astra Zeneca - Pregnancy. » read more

 

Fifth bulletin from the HSE National Immunisation Office highlights changes in clinical guidance for the COVID-19 vaccination programme. February 6th, 2021.

Fifth bulletin from the HSE National Immunisation Office highlights changes in clinical guidance for the COVID-19 vaccination programme. This edition covers: COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca: Allergies and mRNA COVID-19 vaccines: Number of doses in each vial: Drawing up vaccines for administration: Storage of mRNA Vaccines: Safe disposal of empty/used vaccine vials: Vaccination of healthcare workers with Comirnaty®: Hand hygiene practice for safe vaccination and more. » read more