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The Cardiovascular Disease in Primary Care Module is starting in Jan 2021 GP5101 
Access the application form on  https://www.ucc.ie/en/gp5101/
Closing date for Applications 20th Nov 2020
For further information please contact Katie Murphy : katie.murphy@ucc.ie Tel  086 0566077 


Integrated Diabetes Care Conference over 750 booked to attend our first Virtual Diabetes Integrated Care Conference on 31st Oct. 2020. If you weren’t able to attend or if you did and you would like to view some of the presentations again, you can sign in (or register) to view them  on The National Institute for Prevention and Cardiovascular Health (NIPC) website  https://nipc.ie/library/nipc-presentations/


About DiGP

Established in 2010 DiGP now have 83 practices enrolled: 237 GPs , 137 Practice Nurses, community dieticians working in DiGP practices and the the West Cork Walkaway from Diabetes Team. There is a combined total of 8,000 patients with diabetes on our practice registers.

GP’s and Practice Nurses are very welcome to join DiGP, membership criteria are as outlined below.

  • Interest in Providing Diabetes Care
  • Commitment to use of ICGP Guidelines
  • Maintain Diabetic Register
  • Computerised Practice
  • Commitment to audit and evaluation
  • Attend DiGP Meetings – 3 Times per year

For further information please contact Katie Murphy, Dept.of General Practice UCC. Tel-086 0566077