Irish Street Medicine Symposium 2017
Call for Abstracts


This year the Irish Street Medicine Symposium will take place in UCD on the 29th and 30th of September.
The 3rd Irish Street Medicine Symposium is an excellent opportunity to join a growing community of health care workers, social care workers, policy makers and researchers working together to improve health care outcomes for the most vulnerable in our society – homeless people, drug users, prisoners and vulnerable migrants.

The conference provides a friendly atmosphere that promotes maximum interaction among participants.

Keynote speakers include Dr Austin O Carroll, Safetynet, Dr Nigel Hewett, Medical Director Pathway and Dr Sharon Lambert, UCC.

CPD points have been applied for.

Further details will be announced in due course and enquiries can be sent to


Call for Abstracts
Our objectives in soliciting proposals (abstracts) for presentations / workshops are to:
1) Share new initiatives / best practice to improve health outcomes

2) Share new research / education projects that increase our knowledge / understanding

3) Build a network of health professionals interested in working together to improve health outcomes

4) Share quality improvement project / methods that are designed to improve health outcomes.

Here is a link to last year’s Symposium and presentations

Closing date for submissions is Monday the 24th of July.
Please submit your proposals to with the title of your presentation / workshop in the subject line using this template.

Please contact us on 087 1523589 or if you have any questions.
Many thanks,
The Irish Street Medicine Symposium Team