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MMI Patient & Family Awareness Day 2020

Late Registration Twitter: #mmiinfoday2020 Meeting Survey

Join us for our annual information day for patients and carers on September 23rd.

We will be hosting a virtual event this year, starting at 10am

10.00-10.10 Opening address

10.15-11.00 Overview of multiple myeloma
Dr Niamh Keane (Consultant Haematologist Galway University Hospital)


11.30-12.00 Coping skills
Sorcha Connellan (Senior Clinical Psychologist,University Hospital Limerick)

12.00-12.15Support groups in Ireland for multiple myeloma patients
Ann Fleming (Patient and Board member)

12.15-13.00 Stem cell transplant for Myeloma
Karen Munhall (Clinical Nurse Specialist, Haematology, Galway University Hospital)


13.30-14.00 Exercise and Movement for multiple myeloma
Miriam Flatley (Senior Physiotherapist, Galway University Hospital)

14.00-14.30 COVID-19 and multiple myeloma
Ger Walpole (Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Sligo University Hospital)


15.00-15.45 Current developments in managing multiple myeloma
Dr Siobhan Glavey (Consultant Haematologist,Beaumont Hospital)

16.00 Close

Additional Myeloma Resources/Links


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