Rare Disease Day 2019 Registration is now open for the Irish event to mark Rare Disease Day 2019. The event takes place in Chartered Accountants House on Pearse Street, Dublin 2 from 10am-1pm, Feb 28th 2019. Jointly-organised by IPPOSI, MRCG and RDI, this year's theme is 'Bridging health and social care'. The [...]
The 2019 IPPOSI Patient Education Programme in Health Innovation kicked off on Monday, January 18th with a day-long event that introduced the 25 students to the programme and marked the beginning of Module One: Understanding Clinical Trials, led by the UCD Clinical Research Centre. Patient participants will take part in a [...]
IPPOSI is pleased to announce that we are seeking to recruit a Research & Advocacy Officer (maternity cover) This role ensures that IPPOSI can develop strong, evidence-based policy positions and deliver on an engagement plan that will communicate IPPOSI recommendations for policy related to improving equitable patient access to health innovation. Duration: [...]
European Joint Programme on Rare Diseases Great news for Rare Diseases with the announcement that the European Joint Programme on Rare Diseases (EJP RD) will launch on 1 January 2019. This is a new research partnership between member states and the European Commission, working with a budget of over €100 million, that will aim [...]
On October 8th, 2018, IPPOSI organised a conference designed as a forum for discussions on how Patient-Centered Outcomes can become more frequently measured and used in Irish research and healthcare environments and how this might impact policy, service delivery, funding as well as access to innovation. [...]
The Irish Times spoke to two graduates of the IPPOSI Patient Education Programme - Wendy Costello (iCAN) and Jane Whelan (Migraine Association of Ireland) - ahead of the launch of the 2019 Patient Education Programme. You can read that article here.
IPPOSI's Derick Mitchell and iCAN's Wendy Costello (IPPOSI Patient Education Programme graduate) were interviewed on the Pat Kenny Show on Newstalk about the 2019 Patient Education Programme. You can listen to the interview here.
Danielle Barron interviews Derick Mitchell on Patient Education for her blog post on the Patient-Focused Medicines Development (PFMD) website. You can read the piece here.
IFIC Ireland in association with the International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC), the UCD Centre for Integrated Care and Improvement Studies (UCD CICIS) and the Health Service Executive (HSE) presents “Integrated Health and Social Care in Ireland: How to Achieve Implementation Success”. IPPOSI's Derick Mitchell will be speaking on a panel with [...]
Patient Education Programme 2019: Deadline approaching! The deadline for applications is fast approaching - midnight on Sunday 18th November! Everything you need to know - including a guide for applicants, testimonial videos, a webinar about the 2018 application process (for reference) and of course the application form are all available on the IPPOSI [...]