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Upcoming IDI Conferences, Seminars, Study Days, Workshops and Meetings

IDI Annual Conference 2017 - Pre-conference Symposium
"Ultrasound Probe Decontamination"

09 November 2017
Cayton Hotel Silver Springs, Cork City, Ireland
The Irish Decontamination Institute in association with Wassenburg Medical invite you to join us at our annual IDI Pre-Conference Symposium 2017 on Thursday, November 9th, 2017 at 7.30pm followed by a social evening with food and drinks.
IDI Annual Conference 2017
"Decontamination of RIMD - providing quality processes for a safe patient experience"

10 November 2017
Cayton Hotel Silver Springs, Cork City, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
[ Conference Programme (PDF File) ]
[ Delegate Registration Form (PDF File) ]
[ Exhibitor Information and Registration Form (PDF File) ]
[ More information: The IDI is pleased to announce the IDI Annual Conference 2017 - "Decontamination of RIMD - providing quality processes for a safe patient experience". The conference takes place in the Clayton Hotel Silver Springs, Cork from Thursday 9th to Friday 10th November 2017. ]

Past IDI / IASSM Conferences, Seminars, Study Days, Workshops and Meetings

IDI Study Day 16 September 2017
16 September 2017 / 10:00 - 13:30
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland
Dear members,

Due to circumstances beyond our control we are only now able to confirm our next study day on the 16th September 2017 in the Ashling Hotel, Dublin.

Hugh O'Connor will be giving 2 talks:
  • "Are Sterilisers Safe.....Maybe"
  • "AER water is safe for patients, is it safe to drink?"
In order for the study day to go ahead we need to have an idea of attendee numbers by this Friday coming. If you wish to attend the day please can you confirm your attendance by emailing by this Friday, 08 September 2017, at the latest.

As usual this study day is free for IDI Members to attend.
This event starts at 10am and ends at 1:30pm.
There will be refreshments & Lunch provided.

Apologies for the late advertising of this and we thank you for your cooperation.

Kind regards,
Suzanne Hannon
CSSD Manager & Decontamination Lead
Bon Secours Dublin
Email:
Phone: 01 8065381
IDI Study Day on "The Constituent Parts to Parametric Release & Quality Control in a Sterile Environment" 17 June 2017
17 June 2017 / 10:00 - 13:30
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland

The IDI is proud to present:
A Study Day on 'The Constituent Parts to Parametric Release & Quality Control in a Sterile Environment' in conjunction with Manepa Medical. This event starts at 10am and ends at 1:30pm. Refreshments at 10am, lunch at end of the seminar at 1.30pm.

IDI Study Day on "The Constituent Parts to Parametric Release & Quality Control in a Sterile Environment" 17 June 2017
IDI Study Day on "New Guidance and Technologies for Ultrasound Decontamination" 4 March 2017
04 March 2017
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland

The IDI is proud to present:
A Study Day on 'New Guidance and Technologies for Ultrasound Decontamination' in conjunction with Wassenburg Ireland Ltd. and Nanosonics UK. This event is free to members and takes place in the Ashling Hotel, Sat 4th March from 9.30am.
IDI Annual Conference 2016
Decontamination Best Practice - inside and outside the CDU

10 November 2016 to 11 November 2016
Silver Springs Hotel, Cork City, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
[ Conference Programme (PDF File) ]
[ Delegates Information & Registration (PDF File) ]
[ Exhibitor Booking and Registration Form (PDF File) ]
IDI AGM & Study Day 23 April 2016 - "Challenges with Infectious Proteins"
23 April 2016 / 10:00 - 13:30
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland
[ Agenda (PDF File) ]
IDI Annual General Meeting and Study Day on "Chemical Indicators for Cleaning and Sterlization Monitoring" 6 February 2016
06 February 2016 / 10:00 - 13:30
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland
[ Agenda (PDF File) ]
IDI Annual Conference 2015
"To Single Use, Re-Use or Reprocess?"

05 November 2015 to 06 November 2015
Silver Springs Hotel, Cork City, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
[ Conference Programme (PDF File) ]
[ Conference Feedback & Certificate of Attendance ]
[ Lectures & Presentations ]
IDI Workshop 5 September 2015
"Care & Maintenance of RIMD"

05 September 2015 / 10:30 - 15:30
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland
In conjunction with B|Braun Aesculap
Places strictly limited to 35 delegates
Participation Fee €10 IDI Members, €15 Non-Members; includes Carvery Lunch
[ Workshop Information and Application Form (PDF File) ]
[ Workshop Agenda (PDF File) ]
IDI General Meeting and Discussion Forum on "T.O.E. Probe Decontamination and Safety Checks" 16 May 2015
16 May 2015 / 10:30 - 13:30
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland
In association with Wassenburg Medical
IDI General Meeting and Discussion Forum on "Implementing EN ISO 13485" 7 February 2015
07 February 2015
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland
IDI Annual Conference 2014
07 November 2014
Hotel Kilkenny, Kilkenny, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
[ Information & Delegate Registration Form (PDF File) ]
[ Conference Programme (PDF File) ]
[ Exhibitor Invitation & Registration (PDF File) ]
IDI Annual Conference 2014 - Pre-conference Symposium
"Advanced Enzyme Cleaning Technologies"

06 November 2014
Hotel Kilkenny, Kilkenny, Ireland
The IDI in association with Manepa Medical invite you to join us at our annual IDI Pre-Conference Symposium 2014 "Advanced Enzyme Cleaning Technologies" on Thursday, November 6th, 2014 at 7.30pm.
Presentation by: Anthony Pellici, Getinge Infection Control
Followed by live music, drinks reception and finger food.
IDI Study Day 6 September 2014
"Storage of Non-Channelled Endoscopes”

06 September 2014 / 10:30 - 15:00
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
[ Information & Registration Form (PDF File) ]
[ Lectures ]
Irish Cleanroom Society Open Day, Workshop & Podcast 25 June 2014
25 June 2014 to 24 July 2014
NSAI, Northwood, Santry, Dublin 9, NSAI, Ireland
[ Information & Registration Form (PDF File) ]
IDI General Meeting and Education Forum on "ISO Standards - Developments & Updates" 24 May 2014
24 May 2014 / 10:00 - 16:00
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
[ Information & Registration Form (PDF File) ]
[ Agenda (PDF File) ]
[ Lectures ]
IDI General Meeting and Education Forum on "GS1/MS1" 29 March 2014
29 March 2014 / 10:00 - 16:00
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland
[ Information & Registration Form (PDF File) ]
[ Agenda (PDF File) ]
[ Lectures ]
IDI Workshop 1 March 2014
"Surgical Instrument Care & Maintenance"

01 March 2014 / 10:00 - 14:45
Waterford Regional Hospital, Waterford, Ireland
In conjunction with B|Braun Aesculap
Places strictly limited to 30 delegates
Participation Fee €10
[ Workshop Information and Application Form (PDF File) ]
[ Workshop Agenda (PDF File) ]
IDI General Meeting and Discussion 1 February 2014
01 February 2014 / 11:00 - 13:00
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland
IDI Annual Conference 2013 - Pre-conference Symposium
"The science behind the proreveal system: in situ protein detection"

10 October 2013
Hotel Kilkenny, Kilkenny, Ireland
Presentation by Dr. N. K. Nayuni (PhD. Human Biochemistry) in association with Prof. David Perrett
Sponsored by Murray Surgical
* Refreshments courtesy of Murray Surgical *
IDI Workshop 7 September 2013
07 September 2013 / 10:00 - 15:00
Ashling Hotel, Dublin, Ireland
In conjunction with Mark Hichens CBiol, MSB, MSc (Cúram Medical)
[ Workshop Information & Application Form (PDF File) ]
[ Workshop Programme (PDF File) ]
[ Lectures ]
Irish Decontamination Institute Workshop 31 August 2013
"Care & Maintenance of RIMD"

31 August 2013 / 10:00 - 15:00
Bon Secours Hospital, Renmore, Galway, Ireland
In conjunction with B|Braun
[ Workshop Information & Application Form (PDF File) ]
Irish Decontamination Institute Workshop 18 May 2013
"Periodic Testing of an Endoscope Washer Disinfector and Drying & Storage Cabinet"

18 May 2013 / 10:00 - 15:00
Unit D1, Santry Business Park, Santry, Dublin, Ireland
In conjunction with Wassenburg Ireland Ltd
[ Workshop Information & Application Form (PDF File) ]
Annual IMSTA Conference 2013
23 April 2013
Crowne Plaza, Santry, Dublin 9, Ireland
[ More information: www.imsta.ie ]
2013 CSC Annual Scientific Meeting
15 April 2013 to 16 April 2013
Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel, College Green, Bristol, United Kingdom
[ More information: Draft Programme and Application Forms ]
Irish Decontamination Institute Workshop 16 February 2013
"Care & Maintenance of RIMD"

16 February 2013 / 10:00 - 15:00
Moran Silversprings Hotel, Cork, Ireland
In conjunction with B|Braun
The Course will target Technicians and Operatives working in the CDU and will be delivered by Ursel Oelrich from the Aesculap Academy in Germany. Topics include:
• Manufacture of RIMD
• Surface Changes
• Inspection/Function Testing
• Care & Maintenance
Places strictly limited to 35 delegates
[ Workshop Information & Application Form (PDF File) ]
[ More information: Moran Silversprings Hotel - Directions ]
IDI Annual Conference 2012
"RIMD get it, keep it & send it safe"

02 November 2012
Hotel Kilkenny, Kilkenny, Ireland
[ Invitation (PDF File) ]
[ Information & Delegate Registration Form (PDF File) ]
[ Conference Programme (PDF File) ]
[ Exhibitor Invitation (PDF File) ]
[ Exhibitor Set Up (PDF File) ]
[ Lectures ]
IDI Managers/Technicians Study Day 9 June 2012
"Process Challenge Device Workshop"

09 June 2012 / 09:30 - 15:30
Ashling Hotel, Dublin, Ireland
[ Study Day Information & Delegate Application Form (PDF File) ]
IDI General Meeting and Educational Discussion 12 April 2012
12 April 2012 / 11:00 - 16:00
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland
[ Workshop:  The nitty gritty of risk assessment - decontamination processes (PDF File) (by Paschal Kent) ]
IDI Managers/Technicians Study Day 24 March 2012
"Process Challenge Device Workshop"

24 March 2012 / 09:30 - 15:30
Ashling Hotel, Dublin, Ireland
[ Study Day Information & Delegate Application Form (PDF File) ]
Annual IMSTA Conference 2012
Smarter Care Better Health

07 March 2012
Crowne Plaza Northwood, Santry, Dublin 9, Ireland
[ Conference Info (PDF File) ]
[ More information: www.imsta.ie ]
Annual General IDI Meeting 28 January 2012
28 January 2012 / 11:30 - 15:00
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland
IDI Annual Conference 2011
"Enabling and assuring to guarantee quality decontamination of medical devices"

04 November 2011
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Blanchardstown, Dublin, Ireland
[ Information & Delegate Registration Form (PDF File) ]
[ Preliminary Conference Programme (PDF File) ]
[ Lectures ]
3M Sterilisation Forum 15 September 2011
15 September 2011 / 15:00 - 19:00
The Heritage Golf & Spa Resort, Killenard, Portlaoise, Co Laois, Ireland
[ 3M Sterilisation Forum 15 September 2011 (PDF File) ]
IDI General Meeting and Education Forum 1 September 2011
"STERLAB - global leader in the sterilisation field"

01 September 2011
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland
Sponsor:
OLM Ltd.
IDI Manager's Study Day 24 June 2011
"Conflict Resolution & Change Management"

24 June 2011
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland
Lecturer:
Dr Carole Hogan
IDI General Meeting and Education Forum 26 May 2011
"Drying Cabinets Technical & Regulatory Aspect"

26 May 2011
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland
Sponsor:
ASP Advanced Sterilization Products - A Johnson & Johnson Company

[ Presentation:  Endoscope Storage Cabinet (PDF File) (by Lionel Pineau PhD, Biotech-Germande, France) ]
IDI Study Day 16 April 2011
"Endoscopy Decontamination Workshop"

16 April 2011 / 09:00 - 16:00
Dublin Dental School & Hospital, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
This IDI Endoscopy Decontamination Studyday is being held in conjunction with:
• Sword Medical

• Whitewater
Whitewater - Quality in Purity

• ASP/JNJ
ASP Advanced Sterilization Products - A Johnson & Johnson Company

[ Study Day Information & Delegate Application Form (PDF File) ]
IDI General Meeting and Education Forum 7 April 2011
RIMD Maintenance & Management

07 April 2011 / 11:00 - 16:00
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate St., Dublin, Ireland
Speaker:
Roger Manning, M.D. of Ream Surgical

Sponsor:
Murray Surgical
IDI Technicians/Operatives Study Day 5 March 2011
"Care & Maintenance of RIMD Workshop"

05 March 2011 / 09:30 - 15:30
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland
The IDI Study Day 5 March 2011 is being held in conjunction with:
• Aesculap
Aesculap
• B|Braun
B|Braun

[ Conference Details ]
[ Study Day Information & Delegate Application Form (PDF File) ]
IDI Study Day 19 February 2011
"Endoscopy Decontamination Workshop"

19 February 2011 / 08:45 - 16:00
Dublin Dental School & Hospital, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
The IDI Endoscopy Decontamination Studyday is being held in conjunction with:
• Sword Medical

• Whitewater
Whitewater - Quality in Purity

• ASP/JNJ
ASP Advanced Sterilization Products - A Johnson & Johnson Company

[ Conference Details ]
[ Study Day Information & Delegate Application Form (PDF File) ]
Annual General IASSM Meeting 22 January 2011
22 January 2011 / 14:00 - 16:00
Board Room, Dublin Dental School & Hospital, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
IASSM Annual Conference 2010
"Innovation and standardization... Future of the CDU ...moving forward"

05 November 2010
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Blanchardstown, Dublin, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
[ Conference Information and Registration Form (PDF File) ]
IASSM General Meeting and Education Forum 2 September 2010
02 September 2010
Ashling Hotel Dublin, Ireland
Sponsors:
Manepa - Advanced Decontamination Solutions

[ Presentation:  Prion Deactivation Technology (PDF File) (by Dr. Gerald McDonnell, Steris) ]
IASSM General Meeting and Education Forum 27 May 2010
Storage, Handling & Transportation Systems

27 May 2010
Ashling Hotel Dublin, Ireland
Sponsors:
Craven - Storage and Handling Solutions Kimberly-Clark M.E.D. Surgical
IASSM General Meeting and Education Forum 1 April 2010
Operational costs in the modern CSSD & the importance of reporting and traceability

01 April 2010
Ashling Hotel Dublin, Ireland
Sponsors:
INTRAveno instacount PLUS

[ Presentation:  Operational costs in the modern CSSD & the importance of reporting and traceability (PDF File) (by Jan Koch, INVITEC GmbH & Co. KG) ]
Technicians Study Day 20 Februay 2010
"The Importance of Process Auditing for CDU Technicians"

20 February 2010 / 09:30 - 16:00
Dublin Dental School & Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
[ Study Day Information & Delegate Application Form (PDF File) ]
[ Study Day Programme / Schedule (PDF File) ]
[ Presentation:  Medical Standard 1 (PDF File) (by Simon Jackson) ]
Annual General IASSM Meeting 23 January 2010
23 January 2010
Dublin Dental School & Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Annual IASSM Conference 2009
"Continuous process improvement for challenging times"

06 November 2009 / 09:00 - 18:00
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Blanchardstown, Dublin, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
[ Delegates Booklet - Conference Information and Conference Programme (PDF File) ]
[ Conference Information and Registration Form (PDF File) ]
[ Lectures ]
IASSM Members General Meeting & Education Forum 3 September 2009
"The Role of Pure Water in CSSD"

03 September 2009 / 11:00 - 16:00
Ashling Hotel, Dublin, Ireland
Sponsored by ELGA Process Water
IASSM Managers Study Day 25 June 2009
25 June 2009 / 11:00 - 16:00
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Blanchardstown, Dublin, Ireland
IASSM Members General Meeting & Education Forum 28 May 2009
"The fight against prions"

28 May 2009 / 11:00 - 16:00
Ashling Hotel, Dublin, Ireland
Sponsored by Intraveno Healthcare
IASSM Members General Meeting & Education Forum 2 April 2009
02 April 2009 / 11:00 - 16:00
Ashling Hotel, Dublin, Ireland
•••
Topic "EN ISO 17665-2 2009 Sterilisation of Healthcare products"
2pm - 4pm, Presenter Dermot Morley, Sponsored by Murray Surgical
IASSM Studyday 21 February 2009
21 February 2009 / 10:00 - 16:00
Dublin Dental School & Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
[ Conference Info & Delegate Application Form (PDF File) ]
[ Lectures ]
Annual General IASSM Meeting 24 January 2009
24 January 2009 / 11:00 - 14:00
Dublin Dental School & Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
On the agenda: Election of Officers Positions 2009 - 2011 (Chairperson, Vice Chairperson, Treasurer)
IASSM Conference 2008
"Audit aftershock"

07 November 2008 to 08 November 2008
Crowne Plaza, Blanchardstown, Dublin, Ireland
[ Conference Info & Delegate Application Form (PDF File) ]
[ Conference Programme (PDF File) ]
[ Exhibitor Booking & Registration Form (PDF File) ]
[ Crowne Plaza Hotel Information: www.dublinwest.crowneplaza.com ]
IASSM General Meeting & Educational Forum 4 September 2008
04 September 2008 / 11:00 - 16:00
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Kingsbridge, Dublin 8, Ireland
IASSM S.S.D. Managar's Study Day 24 June 2008
24 June 2008 / 09:00 - 16:00
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate St, Dublin, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
[ Workshop Info and Registration Form (PDF File) ]
IASSM S.S.D. Manager's Study Day 23 June 2008
23 June 2008 / 09:00 - 16:00
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate St, Dublin, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
[ Workshop Info and Registration Form (PDF File) ]
IASSM General Meeting & Educational Forum 29 May 2008
29 May 2008 / 11:00 - 16:00
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Kingsbridge, Dublin 8, Ireland
IASSM General Meeting & Educational Forum 3 April 2008
03 April 2008 / 11:00 - 16:00
Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Kingsbridge, Dublin 8, Ireland
Education forum topic:
"Decontamination Standards & Audit Practices"
Presenting: Brid Boyce & Winifred Ryan
Lunch & refreshments included
IASSM Study Day 23 February 2008
23 February 2008 / 09:00 - 16:00
Dublin Dental Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
[ Workshop Info and Registration Form (PDF File) ]
Annual General IASSM Meeting 26 January 2008
26 January 2008 / 11:00 - 14:00
Dublin Dental School & Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
General IASSM Meeting 1 September 2007
01 September 2007 / 11:00 - 14:00
Dublin Dental School and Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
General IASSM Meeting 30 June 2007
30 June 2007
Castlecomer Golf Club, Castlecomer, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland
General IASSM Meeting 31 March 2007
31 March 2007 / 11:00 - 14:00
Dublin Dental Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
IASSM Study Day 24 February 2007: "Understanding the Reprocessing Life-Cycle"
24 February 2007 / 09:00 - 15:30
Dublin Dental School & Teaching Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
[ Conference Info/Flyer/Application Form (PDF File) ]
General IASSM Meeting 27 January 2007
27 January 2007 / 11:00 - 14:00
Dublin Dental Hospital, Dublin
(All full IASSM members requested to attend)
IASSM Conference 2006
"Raising the Bar in Decontamination"

10 November 2006 to 11 November 2006
Grand Hotel, Malahide, Ireland
[ Conference Programme & Delegate Application Form (PDF File) ]
[ Conference Programme & Delegate Application Form (MS-Word File) ]
General IASSM Meeting 19 August 2006
19 August 2006 / 11:00 - 14:00
Board Room, Mater Private Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
(All full IASSM members requested to attend)
General IASSM Meeting 24 June 2006
24 June 2006
Castlecommer, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland
(Full and associate IASSM members may attend)
Annual IASSM Conference 2005
21 October 2005 to 22 October 2005
The Grand Hotel, Malahide, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
[ Delegates Feedback ]
Annual IASSM Conference 2004
12 November 2004 to 13 November 2004
The Grand Hotel, Malahide, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
Annual IASSM Conference 2003
07 November 2003 to 08 November 2003
The Grand Hotel, Malahide, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
[ Delegates Feedback ]
Annual EFHSS and IASSM Conference 2002
13 September 2002 to 14 September 2002
The Burlington Hotel, Dublin, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
[ Conference Report ]
Annual IASSM Conference 2001
05 October 2001 to 06 October 2001
The Grand Hotel, Malahide, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
Annual IASSM Conference 2000
03 November 2000 to 04 November 2000
The Grand Hotel, Malahide, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
Annual IASSM Conference 1999
01 October 1999 to 02 October 1999
The Grand Hotel, Malahide, Ireland
[ Conference Details ]
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