“Supporting the personal and professional lives of doctors and our connections to the world outside medicine” is the theme of this year’s GP wellness stream within the 2019 ICGP Annual Conference.

This is in keeping with College Strategy; ICGP Core Value Number 5 which states: “The encouragement and support of members to enable them to maintain a healthy work/life balance and to work towards having a rewarding and valued career” (Beyond 2020. ICGP Strategy 2016-2021)

Conference participants are welcome to spend the full day in the dedicated health and wellbeing room, or may attend a selection of GP Wellness sessions in combination with other parallel sessions.

There will be breaks to attend the conference plenary keynote lecture, lunch and coffee breaks.

Session 1 09.00-10.00 Mindfulness and Movement Dr Ming Rawat MICGP

Session 2 10.00-11.00 CBT Strategies for Developing Resilience at Work Dr Claire Hayes MA

Session 3 11.30-12.30 An Adverse Event in the Practice: How would you cope? Drs Deirdre Kinlen, David Thomas, Monica McWeeney & Andrée Rochfort, MICGP

Session 4 part 1 14.30-15.00 Enjoying Self- Care: An Antidote to Stress. Mind-Body Awareness. Ms Carmel Byrne BA & Dr Maria O’Mahony MICGP

Session 4 part 2 15.00-15.30 “The Anthropocene: the pathophysiological relationship between our plate, our patient and our planet” – Planetary Health and Plant-based Nutrition Dr Sean Owens, MB BCh NUI MPharm 4 th year GP Trainee

Session 5 16.00-17.00 Visual Arts, Literature and Music for Creativity and Medical CPD (Continuing Professional Development) Dr Andrée Rochfort MICGP

Register for any or all of the sessions: https://www.icgpevents.ie/

If it is your first ICGP Event or you are not an ICGP member click ‘New to ICGP

CLICK HERE Doctors Health and Well-being Day Dublin. Friday 3rd May 2019

to download the PDF of the the Doctors’ Health & Wellness stream.