The National Office for Traffic Medicine is delighted to host this free webinar for all those with an interest in research related to traffic medicine, mobility and road safety.
The webinar is open to all those with a stake or an interest in Health, Mobility and Road Safety, including Medical Professionals, Students, Trainees, Researchers, Psychologists, Engineers, Emergency Services.
A full agenda including speakers and topics will be announced shortly.
The National Office for Traffic Medicine is now seeking submission of abstracts for consideration as oral presentations for this event.
The closing date for abstract submission is 4pm on Friday 26 February 2021.
Read more about the Call for Abstracts here.
Brought to you by the National Office for Traffic Medicine
At the National Office for Traffic Medicine, everything we do is aimed at making driving as safe as possible for all road users.
Our goal is to help doctors and licensing authorities promote safe mobility in Ireland.
Our office was jointly established by RCPI and the Road Safety Authority of Ireland in 2011, bringing the specialty of Traffic Medicine to Ireland for the first time.
We are led by Professor Desmond O’Neill, Consultant Physician in Geriatric and Stroke Medicine, Tallaght Hospital Dublin and Professor of Medical Gerontology at Trinity College Dublin.
First, you must book your place at the webinar using the booking link at the end of this web page. On the day, you must sign into our virtual learning environment RCPI Brightspace.
On the day of the event, the steps are:
Note, the webinar will only become available to watch at 2pm on the day, but we recommend logging in ten minutes ahead of time.
To join this webinar on Zoom you will need a computer (Windows or Apple) or mobile device with internet access and speakers.
If you're joining the webinar on a computer you can use the Zoom desktop website. You do not need to download the Zoom app - if you see a pop up message about the app, you can dismiss this.
The Zoom website functions best on Google Chrome.
When you click on the link for "Join the Live Webinar" you will see a message asking you to open Zoom. Click on “Open Zoom”.
You will then be asked for your name and email address. Once you’ve entered these details, click on “Join Webinar”.
If you're watching the webinar on a mobile device you will need to download the Zoom app. To save time on the day, we recommend downloading the app in advance:
When you open the Zoom app click on “Join a Meeting”. You will need to enter the meeting ID number. The ID number for this week's event will be sent to you via email beforehand.
When you open Zoom to watch the live webinar you will be able to submit questions to the panel during the event.
To submit questions to the panel:
Note, it may not be possible to answer all questions we receive.