IPPOSI (Irish Platform for Patient Organisations, Science and Industry) is a group that Fighting Blindness has been a member of for many years. Through this group we work closely with other IPPOSI members to ensure patients are at the heart of health policy and innovation.
In association with a number of education partners in Ireland, IPPOSI today announced a call for applications to the IPPOSI-led Patient Education Programme in Health Innovation. This six month blended learning education programme, the first of its kind in Ireland, is being piloted from September 2017 to March 2018. The IPPOSI-led pilot programme is based on the EUPATI model but specifically tailored for Irish patient communities. It will cover the following topics;
Fighting Blindness members and volunteers in the Republic of Ireland are invited to apply for this course. This includes people who have a condition causing vision impairment or blindness and family members of people affected. Twenty places are available on the pilot programme.
How to apply
Any further questions?
From 2pm to 3pm on Monday, June 26, IPPOSI will host a Webinar to answer questions you may have about the application process and the course itself. You can register for the webinar here. Please visit www.ipposi.ie for full details.
If you would like more information please contact Caitriona Dunne on 01 67789 004 or firstname.lastname@example.org.