Jun 6, 9:30 AM – Fri, Jun 9, 1:30 PM IST    June 06th, 2017 - June 09th, 2017    The Insight Centre for Data Analytics, O'Brien Centre for Science University College Dublin Belfield Dublin 4 

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Event Overview

CATCH Orientation Conference is the first training event within the CATCH programme (www.catchitn.eu) and it’s sub-title is “Understanding the problem”. The Orientation Conference will bring together all the new PhD students enrolled under the programme, all the representatives of each consortium member as well as cancer patients’ advocate, cancer patients’ organisation, and other members of the academia, healthcare sector and industry.

Talks from experts in Digital Health such as

  • Prof. Brian Caulfield from University College of Dublin
  • Ailish Dally, Beacon Hospital (Dublin, Ireland)
  • Prof. Kristin Munksgaar, University of South Dennmark.
  • Dr. Luis Fernandez Luque from Salumedia.com (Sevilla, Spain) and the Qatar Computing Research Institute (Doha, Qatar)
  • Dr. Shabbir Syed Abdul from the Taipei Medical University (Taiwan)
  • Diego Villalon, Cancer Patient Advocate, Fundacion Mas Que Ideas (Spain) and many others

The Program:

Tuesday the 6th June
09:30 – 10:00 Registration
10:00 – 10:40 Presentation Brian Caulfield: CATCH Introduction
10:40 – 11:10 Break and networking
11:10 – 11:30 Presentation Rob Argent: Being Part of an ITN – Experience from a CHESS Student – Being an ESR hosted by a non-academic institution
11:30 – 11:50 Presentation Estefania Guisado Fernandez: Being Part of an ITN – Experience from a CHESS Student – Being an ESR Back to Academics
11:50 – 12:30 Presentation Luis Fernandez-Luque: How to Use Social Media to Maximize the Impact of Your Research and Network
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:10 Presentation Brian Caulfield: Getting Ethical Approval for Your Research
14:10 – 14:50 Presentation Begona Garcia Zapirain: User Experience and Assessment of IT Tools for Health and Wellbeing
14:50 – 15:10 Break and networking
15:10 – 16:10 Keynote Diego Villalón, Fundación MÁS QUE IDEAS: Patient Advocacy – Working with and for the Patient
16:10 – 18:00 Free
18:00 – n/a Supervisory Board Training Dinner / ESR Committee Dinner

Wednesday the 7th June
09:30 – 10:10 Presentation Brian Caulfield: Introduction to Connected Health
10:10 – 10:50 Presentation Nicola Mountford: Conducting Research in the Connected Health Setting
10:50 – 11:10 Break and networking
11:10 – 11:50 Presentation Matilde Mora and Maria Dolores Mediano: Connected Health Research from the Industrial Perspective
11:50 – 12:30 Presentation Ailish Daly and Ruth Whelan: Understanding the Patient Journey – The Care Pathway, Patient and Clinician Perspective
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
14:00 – 16:00 Site visit (NOT OPEN – ONLY CATCH Members)
16:30 – 17:30 Workshop Ailish Dally and Ruth Whelan: Completing Clinical Research in Beacon Hospital (NOT OPEN – ONLY CATCH ESRs)
17:30 – 18:00 Free
18:00 – n/a CATCH Consortium meeting / Evening event for ESRs

Thursday the 8th June
09:30 – 10:10 Presentation Shabbir Syed Abdul: Improving Digital Health Literacy through MOOCs
10:10 – 10:50 Presentation Kristin Munksgaard: Introduction to Scale and Sell Research in Connected Health
10:50 – 11:10 Break and networking
11:10 – 11:50 Presentation Patrick Slevin: Introduction to Ethnographic Research in Connected Health
11:50 – 12:30 Presentation Brenda Reginatto: Patient-centred Research Design
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 15:30 Workshop Brenda Reginatto and IPPOSI: Hands-On Problem Identification Workshop with Patients (NOT OPEN – ONLY CATCH ESRs)
15:30 – 18:00 Free
18:00 – n/a Conference dinner

Friday the 9th June
08:00 – 10:00 Poster Set-Up
10:00 – 10:30 Informal Poster Browsing
10:30 – 10:50 Presentation Brian Caulfield: Opening CATCH ESRs Poster Presentations
10:50 – 11:05 Presentation Ornela Bardhi: ESR1
11:05 – 11:20 Presentation Gabriel Signorelli: ESR2
11:20 – 11:35 Presentation Gillian O’Neill: ESR3
11:35 – 11:50 Presentation Francisco Guerra: ESR4
11:50 – 12:05 Presentation Dominic O’Connor: ESR5
12:05 – 12:20 Presentation Louise Brennan: ESR6
12:20 – 12:35 Presentation University of Southern Denmark: ESR7
12:35 – 12:50 Presentation Juan Miguel Munoz: ESR8
12:50 – 13:30 Presentation Brian Caulfield: Awards and Conference Close
13:30 – Conference end