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IrSPEN Conference March 2015

Conference and Policy Seminar highest attendance to date. Presentations now available The opening day of the IrSPEN National Conference was devoted to a policy seminar ‘Establishing nutrition as a safety priority: 

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HSE to improve nutritional care

Announcing the launch of the initiative at the 2015 IrSPEN conference, Dr. John Fitzsimons, Clinical Director for Quality Improvement, highlighted the Division’s commitment to working in partnership with service providers,

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IrSPEN Home Enteral Nutrition Standards and Guidelines

HEN is a key area identified by IrSPEN for guideline development Home Enteral Nutrition (HEN) is a key area identified by IrSPEN members for guideline development. A multi-professional Working Group

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IrSPEN receive award at MNI in Leipzig

Niamh Rice being presented with a cheque for €30,000 by the Medical Nutrition International Industry and ESPEN. This award is for the country who has made a difference in the

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Prof Carel Le Roux joins Board of IrSPEN

Prof Carel Le Roux joins Board of IrSPEN At the recent AGM Professor Carel Le Roux was elected on to the Board of IrSPEN. Professor John Reynolds, Chair, welcomed Professor

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IMI Article

IrSPEN chair says malnutrition and associated issues are costing health system more than obesity – Irish Medical Independent Disease-related malnutrition costs at least €1.4 billion per year and is estimated