MMI 2015

MMI Patient & Family Awareness Day 2015

November 12th - GlenRoyal Hotel Maynooth

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MMI Patient and Information Day 2015

Handouts

Handouts from Mary Murphy presentation can be found on the Mary Murphy Website – please click here

Final  Programme

09.00 Registration & Refreshments

09.30 Welcome
Joe O’Brien, Multiple Myeloma Ireland

09.45 My experience of Multiple Myeloma
Maurice O’Connell

10.15 Breakout Session 1

A – Newly diagnosed
Dr John Quinn, Consultant Haematologist, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin.

B – Relapsed / Refractory
Prof Michael O’Dwyer, Consultant Haematologist from Galway University Hospitals/NUI Galway

11.15 Morning refreshment break

11.45 Psychological aspects of a myeloma diagnosis
Dr. Anne-Marie O’Dwyer, Consultant Liaison Psychiatrist, St James Hospital

12.30 Lunch

13.30-14.30 Breakout Session 2

A – Nutrition- Medicine of The Future,
Cathriona Hodgins, Nutritional Consultant

B – Transplant
Liz Higgins, Autologous Transplant Co-Ordinator, St James Hospital, Dublin

C – Exercise and nutrition to minimise the symptoms of Myeloma
Marie Murphy, Consultant exercise and nutrition specialist

14.30-15.30 Breakout Session 3

A – Nutrition- Medicine of The Future
Cathriona Hodgins, Nutritional Consultant

B – Transplant
Liz Higgins, Autologous Transplant Co-Ordinator, St James Hospital, Dublin

C – Exercise and nutrition to minimise the symptoms of Myeloma
Marie Murphy, Consultant exercise and nutrition specialist

15.30-16.00 Future strategies for Myeloma
Dr P Hayden, Consultant Haematologist, St James Hospital, Dublin

16.00-16.15 Final comments
Joe O’Brien, Multiple Myeloma Ireland

16.15 AGM

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Additional Myeloma Resources/Links

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Meet the Team behind Myeloma Ireland

Patrick Hayden

Patrick Hayden Chair

Mary Kelly

Mary Kelly Vice-Chair

Maura Dowling

Maura Dowling Secretary

Liam McManuse

Liam McManuse Treasurer

Anne Fitzgerald

Anne Fitzgerald Assistant Treasurer

Peter O’Gorman

Peter O’Gorman

Joe O’Brien

Joe O’Brien

John Quinn

Mervyn Byrne

Helen Brennan