The National Office for Traffic Medicine (RCPI/RSA) is delighted to host this research webinar for all those with an interest in research in this field, including medical professionals, students, trainees, researchers, psychologists, engineers, emergency services.
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 11 March 2022.
Read more about the Call for Abstracts here.
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 on 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 2:00pm 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.
You can find additional help with joining Zoom webinars here.
If you have any questions for our panel please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will endeavour to have these answered as part of the event. Alternatively, you can submit questions via Twitter @RCPI_TrafficMed.
We are now using Zoom to broadcast our live webinars. 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:
It may not be possible to answer all questions we receive.