HRB Grant Holders Conference 2019 Health research - what Ireland needs next

Day 1 - Thursday 7th February 2019

12.00  Registration and lunch


MC: Dr Darrin Morrissey


13.00  Opening and welcome – Shaping the HRB strategy 2021 - 2025

Dr Darrin Morrissey, Chief Executive - HRB


13.15  Applying practical innovation and design thinking to change clinical outcomes and transform healthcare

Keynote Speaker Dr Juliet Rogers, CEO of Blue Cottage Consulting


14.00  Elevator pitches from our Emerging Investigators

  • Dr James O'Mahoney, Trinity College Dublin
  • Dr Jane English, University College Cork

14.15  Innovation sprint event - Part I

Dr Peter Robbins and Trevor Vaugh

Practical innovation meets design thinking. A facilitated session where teams identify the next big ideas for health research based on health system needs.


15.15  COFFEE


15.30  Innovation sprint event - Part II

Dr Peter Robbins and Trevor Vaugh

Practical innovation meets design thinking. A facilitated session where teams identify the next big ideas for health research based on health system needs.


18:00  Break before HRB IMPACT AWARD presentation and dinner


19:00  HRB IMPACT AWARD presentation and speech


20:00  Dinner

 

Day 2 - Friday 8th February 2019

07.00  Wake up to the greenway -

Guided walk, jog or run on the greenway


MC:  Dr Miread O'Driscoll


09.00  Ethnography, Technology Design, and the Future of ‘Ageing in Place’

Keynote Speaker  Professor David Prendergast, Head of the Department of Design Innovation, Maynooth University


09.45  Elevator pitches from our HRB Emerging Investigators

  • Dr John Ferguson, NUI Galway
  • Dr Niamh Humphries, Royal College of Physicians in Ireland

10.00  Dragons Den Panel

Teams present their innovation sprint idea to panel of judges

Panel:  Laura Magahy (TBC), Dr Juliet Rogers, Dr Peter Robbins, Dr David Prendergast

Chair:  Dr Darrin Morrissey


11.15  COFFEE


11.45  Sláintecare – What the health system needs from research

Laura Magahy, Executive Director, Sláintecare


12.15  HRB Strategy – the plan for consultation

Dr Darrin Morrissey, Chief Executive – HRB


12.30  Take away lunch