AWARE for ALL – Community Health Event

The AWARE for All community health research event will be held on Wednesday December 5, 2018 at the Trinity Translational Medicine Institute, St. James’ Hospital, Dublin. Local community members, patients, and research professionals will come together to learn about clinical research, get free health screenings, and hear from physician and patient speakers.

AWARE for All is a free educational program that provides valuable information and resources on the clinical research process to help people make informed decisions about participation. The event serves as a platform for dialogue between local patients, members of the public, and research professionals. This programme is presented by the Center for Information and Study on Clinical Research Participation (CISCRP), a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating and informing the public, patients, medical/research communities, the media, and policy makers about clinical research and the role each party plays in the process.

The event runs from 5.00 pm to 8.00 pm and the list of speakers includes :

Dr. Fionnuala Keane, BSc, PhD, Chief Operating Officer, Health Research Board—Clinical Research Coordination Ireland
Prof. Martina Hennessy, Associate Professor Medical Education, Pharmacology & Therapeutics TCD and Wellcome HRB-CRF St. James Hospital
Dr. Ruben E. Keane, Quality and Regulatory Affairs Director, HRB-Clinical Research Facility, Mercy University Hospital
Dr. Avril Kennan, PhD, CEO, Medical Research Charities Group
Dr. Margaret Dunne, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Trinity Translational Medicine Institute
Jillian McNulty, Cystic Fibrosis Campaigner & Research Champion

Check out the information flyer for the event.

Registration is encouraged but not mandatory and you can book your place free of charge on  Eventbrite.

We look forward to seeing you on December 5, 2018 at the Trinity Translational Medicine Institute. For more information abuut CISCRP and the AWARE For All programme please contact awareforall@ciscrp.org