Carol McNamara – Training and Education Manager, The National Screening Service

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    Carol McNamara is Training and Education Manager for the National Screening Services Health ,HSE. Formerly a nurse and midwife – she has worked in medical education for 16 years.

     

    Topic: Preventing Cervical Cancer in Ireland

    Synopsis: This presentation would outline the key steps on the road to Ireland having developed a world class cervical screening programme in CervicalCheck – the National Screening Service

    The aim of the screening programme to reduce the mortality and morbidity of cervical cancer of women in Ireland can  be achieved through 80%  of the  target population participation in screening ( this has been reached)

    The presentation will also address the evidence around the efficacy and safety of the HPV Vaccination Programme