Institute of Medicine Autumn Symposium at No. 6 Kildare Street
The Institute of Medicine held its Autumn Symposium on 8 September 2023 at No. 6 Kildare Street. The symposium was centred around two primary themes: Internal Medicine for the Acute Physician and Artificial Intelligence in Medicine into the Future.
During the event, Dr John Sheehan, Consultant Radiologist at Blackrock Health, delivered a keynote speech titled "Transforming Medicine: How AI, Augmented Reality, and Quantum Computing are Shaping Our Future." His insightful talk highlighted the exciting potential of technologies and the incredible impact technology is already having on the healthcare industry. The session ended with a panel discussion featuring clinicians and non-medical experts in this area.
Prof Edward McKone, Mr Kingsley Aikins, Prof Derek O'Keeffe, Prof Mary Horgan – President of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, Ms Anne Sheehan, Dr John Sheehan, Prof Anthony O'Regan - Dean of the Institute of Medicine
At the event, Prof Mary Horgan, the President of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, shared her reflections on the learnings gained during her two-term tenure.
The programme included:
Topical in Rheumatology - Prof Bryan Whelan, Clinical Consultant Rheumatologist, SAOLTA UHG
Updates in Treatment of Acute Neurological - Dr Hugh Kearney, Consultant Neurologist, St James’s Hospital
Sudden Cardiac Death - Dr Yvonne Smyth, Consultant Cardiologist, University Hospital Galway
Transforming Medicine: How Artificial Intelligence, Augmented Reality and Quantum Computing are Shaping Our Future - Dr John Sheehan, Consultant Radiologist, Blackrock Health
Reflections on learnings as President of RCPI, Prof Mary Horgan, President of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland
Respiratory - Dr Alex Franciosi, Consultant in Respiratory, St Vincent’s University Hospital
Infectious Diseases - a Changing Landscape - Dr Sarah O’Connell, Consultant in Infectious Diseases, Cork University Hospital
Nephrology Update - Dr John Holian, Consultant Nephrologist, St Vincent’s University Hospital
Prof Bryan Whelan, Dr Yvonne Smyth, Dr Hugh Kearney, Dr Lucy-Ann Behan, Prof Anthony O'Regan - Dean of the Institute of Medicine
The Institute of Medicine Autumn Symposium was a great success, bringing together experts and thought leaders to discuss the latest updates in internal medicine and the use of artificial intelligence in healthcare.
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