Lecturer Practitioner
Nursing and Midwifery
School of Nursing and Midwifery
Brookfield Health Sciences Complex
University College Cork
Cork
Ireland

T: +353 21 4901621
E: b.noonan@ucc.ie

Education: Diploma in Nursing Studies; BSc Nursing Studies (Hons); HDip Nursing Studies (Distinction) (ENT Nursing); MSc Nursing Studies (Hons); PGDipTLHE; DN

Clinical Qualifications / Experience: RGN HDip ENT Nursing MSc Clinical Practice Experience: Fourteen years experience in the acute medical/ surgical nursing field with particular reference to head and neck cancers.

Teaching: Lecturer Practitioner in the Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery, UCC since September 2005 lecturing on aspects of nursing relating to my qualifications across undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

Research Interests

Oncology                  

Head and Neck Oncology

Education


Research Grants

 ProjectFunding
Body
Start DateEnd DateAward
An Exploration of the expereinces of newly diagnosed oral cancer patients over their initial cacer treatment trajectory.European Science Foundation02-JAN-1204-MAR-14€2,500.00
An Evaluation of the Effectiveness of a newly developed DVD for First Year Nursing StudentsUCC Strategic Research Fund04-JAN-1103-MAR-13€3,300.00
Irish Cancer Society "The impact of a Laryngectomy: The patient's perspective (a qualitative ..)Miscellaneous01-NOV-0631-MAY-08€12,501.00
Irish Cancer Society’s Night Nursing Service: Quality Evaluation & Clinical ReviewIrish Cancer Society19-JAN-1520-APR-15€14,000.00
Understanding the reason why patients delay in seeking help for oral cancer symptoms from a primary healthcare professionalUCC Strategic Research Fund02-JAN-1207-JAN-13€1,000.00

Books

YearPublication
(2013)Leadership on Action II: Influential Irish Men Nurses Contribution to Society.
Geraldine McCarthy and Joyce Fitzparick (2013) Leadership on Action II: Influential Irish Men Nurses Contribution to Society. Cork: Oak Tree Press. [Details]

Book Chapters

YearPublication
(2012)'Sr.Consilio Cuan Mhuire'
Brendan Noonan (2012) 'Sr.Consilio Cuan Mhuire' In: Leadership in Action. Influential Irish Women Nurses Contribution to Society. Cork: Oak Tree Press. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

YearPublication
(2011)'Providing Individualised Education to patients post myocardial infarction: A Literature Review'
Niamh Garvey and Brendan Noonan; (2011) 'Providing Individualised Education to patients post myocardial infarction: A Literature Review'. British Journal of Cardiac Nursing, 6 (2):73-79 [Details]
(2010)'The Impact of Total Laryngectomy: the patient's perspective'
Dr. Brendan Noonan & Professor Josephine Hegarty (2010) 'The Impact of Total Laryngectomy: the patient's perspective'. Oncology Nursing Forum, 37 (3):293-301 [DOI] [Details]
(2009)'The Effectiveness of The Lecturer Practitioner Role In Clinical Practice: An Irish Perspective'
Noonan, BJ, Hughes, M, Hayes, CC, Hartigan, I, O'Connell, L, Cummins, A, Fehin, P; (2009) 'The Effectiveness of The Lecturer Practitioner Role In Clinical Practice: An Irish Perspective'. Nurse Education Today, 29 (5):561-565 [DOI] [Details]
(2009)'An Evaluation of Lecturer Practitioners In Ireland'
Hartigan, I, Cummins, A, O'Connell, E, Hughes, M, Hayes, CC, Noonan, B, Fehin, P; (2009) 'An Evaluation of Lecturer Practitioners In Ireland'. International Journal of Nursing Practice, 15 (4):280-286 [DOI] [Details]
(2012)'EONS: A Research Proposal'
Brendan Noonan (2012) 'EONS: A Research Proposal'. Cancer Professional, [Details]
(2013)'Care Study:A cardiovascular physical assessment'
Mary Doyle, Brendan Noonan, Elizabeth O Connell (2013) 'Care Study:A cardiovascular physical assessment'. British Journal of Cardiac Nursing, 8 (3):122-126 [Details]
(2013)'Oral Cancer'
Brendan Noonan (2013) 'Oral Cancer'. Cancer Professional, [Details]
(2014)'Understanding the reason why patients delay in seeking help for oral cancer symptoms from a primary healthcare professional'
Brendan Noonan (2014) 'Understanding the reason why patients delay in seeking help for oral cancer symptoms from a primary healthcare professional'. European Journal of Oncology Nursing, [Details]

Other Journals

YearPublication
(2010)'Respiratory Assessment for Theatre Nurses: A Systematic Approach'
O Connell, E; Noonan, B; (2010) 'Respiratory Assessment for Theatre Nurses: A Systematic Approach' Irish Journal of Anaesthetic and Recovery Nursing, 5 (2) :20-23. [Details]
(2006)'The Role of the Lecturer Practitioner'
Noonan, B; (2006) 'The Role of the Lecturer Practitioner' South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital News Publication, 4 :5-5. [Details]

Conference Publications

YearPublication
(2009)The Irish Association for Nurses in Oncology 26th National Annual Conference
Noonan, B; (2009) The Impact of Total Laryngectomy: The Patient's Perspective The Irish Association for Nurses in Oncology 26th National Annual Conference [Details]
(2006)3rd All-reland Cancer Conference Waterfront Hall Belfast
Noonan, B and Hegarty, J; (2006) The Impact of Total Laryngectomy 3rd All-reland Cancer Conference Waterfront Hall Belfast [Details]
(2006)2nd National Interdisciplinary Conference Brookfield Health Sciences Complex UCC
Noonan, B and Hegarty, J; (2006) The Impact of Total Laryngectomy: The Patient's Perspective 2nd National Interdisciplinary Conference Brookfield Health Sciences Complex UCC [Details]
(2008)7th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference Cork
O'Connell E., Hartigan I., Cummins A., Hughes M., Hayes C., Noonan B.,Fehin P.; (2008) An Evaluation of the Role Lecturer Practitioner role 7th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference Cork Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery, University College Cork, [Details]
(2008)2nd UCC / Cork University Teaching Hospitals Health Research Day
Hartigan, I. O'Connell, E. Hughes, M. Hayes, C. Cummins, A. Noonan, B. & Fehin, P; (2008) An Evaluation of the Lecturer Practitioner Role 2nd UCC / Cork University Teaching Hospitals Health Research Day UCC: Cork, , 01-JAN-08 [Details]
(2008)27th International Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference, Royal College of Surgeons
O'Connell, E., Hartigan, I. Hughes, M. Hayes, C. Cummins, A. Noonan, B. & Fehin P.; (2008) An Evaluation of the Lecturer Practitioner Role 27th International Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference, Royal College of Surgeons RCSI: Dublin, , 01-JAN-08 [Details]
(2008)Royal College of Nursing International Nursing Research Conference Liverpool
Hartigan, I. O'Connell, E. Hughes, M. Hayes, C. Cummins, A. Noonan, B. Fehin, P.; (2008) An Evaluation of the Lecturer Practitioner Role Royal College of Nursing International Nursing Research Conference Liverpool RCN: Liverpool, , 01-JAN-08 [Details]
(2008)9th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference Trinity College Dublin
O'Connell, L. Hartigan, I. Cummins, A. Noonan, B. Hayes,C. & Fehin,P.; (2008) An Evaluation of the Lecturer Practitioner Role 9th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference Trinity College Dublin TCD: Dublin, , 01-JAN-08 [Details]
(2012)31st Annual International Nursing and Midwifery Research and Education Conference Royal College of Surgeons Ireland
Brendan Noonan, Lynne Marsh, Clare Hayes, Sinead O'Brien (2012) Evaluation of a Cleansing and Dressing Instructional DVD for First Year Student Nurses 31st Annual International Nursing and Midwifery Research and Education Conference Royal College of Surgeons Ireland [Details]
(2014)National Cancer Survivorship Conference
Brendan Noonan, Jospehine Hegarty and Mairin O'Mahony (2014) An Exploration using narratives and participant produced drawings of the experiences of individuals along the oral cancer trajectory National Cancer Survivorship Conference [Details]
(2012)National Head and Neck Oncology Patient and Carers Information Day
Brendan Noonan and Josephine Hegarty (2012) Head and Neck Cancer Treatments: Patients' Experiences National Head and Neck Oncology Patient and Carers Information Day [Details]
(2013)Survivorship International Research Conference
Brendan Noonan and Josephine Hegarty (2013) The Impact of Total Laryngectomy Survivorship International Research Conference [Details]

Published Reports

YearPublication
(2007)Research Report No.3 Catherine McAuley School of Nurisng and Midwifery UCC.
Noonan, B and Hegarty, J; (2007) Research Report No.3 Catherine McAuley School of Nurisng and Midwifery UCC. . [Details]
(2006)Research Report No. 2 Catherine McAuley School of Nurisng and Midwifery UCC.
Noonan, B and Hegarty, J; (2006) Research Report No. 2 Catherine McAuley School of Nurisng and Midwifery UCC. . [Details]

Articles

YearPublication
(2012)EONS: A Research Proposal.
Brendan Noonan (2012) EONS: A Research Proposal. Articles [Details]

Unpublished work

YearPublication
(2007)Cancer Nursing News Winter 2007 5th Edition P.1 The Impact of Total Laryngectomy: The Patient¿s Perspective.
Noonan, B.; (2007) Cancer Nursing News Winter 2007 5th Edition P.1 The Impact of Total Laryngectomy: The Patient¿s Perspective. Unpublished work [Details]

Honours and Awards

 YearTitleAwarding Body
2007MSc Clinical Pathway (Hons) University College Cork
2009Presidents Award for Research on Innovative Forms of Teaching and Learning University College Cork
2008NAIRTL Award for Excellence in Teaching National Academy for Integration of Research and Teaching and Learning
2004Higher Diploma in Nursing (Ear, Nose & Throat) Royal College of Surgeons
2002Bachelor of Science Nursing University College Cork
2014Doctor of Nursing University College Cork
2010Post Graduate Diploma in Teaching and Learning for Higher Education University College Cork

Professional Associations

 AssociationFunctionFrom / To
European Oncology Nursing Society Member19-JAN-15 / 19-JAN-15
FETAC People Moving and Handling Certified Instructor and Risk Assessor FETAC Level 619-JAN-15 / 19-JAN-15
American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certified Instructor19-JAN-15 / 19-JAN-15
Irish Association for Nurses in Oncology National Executive Committee Member12-JAN-15 / 19-JAN-15

Conference Contributions

YearPublication
(2008)The Irish Association for Nurses in Oncology 25th National Annual Conference,
Noonan, B.; (2008) The Impact of Total Laryngectomy: The Patient's Perspective. [Oral Presentation], The Irish Association for Nurses in Oncology 25th National Annual Conference, Clayton Hotel Galway , 18-SEP-08 - 18-SEP-08. [Details]
(2008)8th Annual Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference University College Cork,
Noonan, B.; (2008) Evaluation of the LP Role. [Oral Presentation], 8th Annual Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference University College Cork, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex University College Cork , 10-SEP-08 - 10-SEP-08. [Details]
(2008)27th Annual International Nursing and Midwifery Conference Royal College of Surgeons Ireland,
Noonan, B.; (2008) Evaluation of the LP Role. [Oral Presentation], 27th Annual International Nursing and Midwifery Conference Royal College of Surgeons Ireland, RCSI Dublin Ireland , 21-FEB-08 - 21-FEB-08. [Details]
(2008)2008 Royal College of Nursing Annual and International Nursing,
Noonan, B.; (2008) Evaluation of the LP Role. [Oral Presentation], 2008 Royal College of Nursing Annual and International Nursing, Liverpool, England , 08-APR-08 - 11-APR-08. [Details]
(2007)The National Council for the Professional Development of Nursing and Midwifery Regional Tracheostomy/Laryngectomy Conference,
Noonan, B.; (2007) The Impact of Total Laryngectomy: The Patient¿s Perspective. [Oral Presentation], The National Council for the Professional Development of Nursing and Midwifery Regional Tracheostomy/Laryngectomy Conference, Radisson SAS Hotel , 01-JUN-07 - 01-JUN-07. [Details]
(2006)3rd All Ireland Cancer Conference,
Noonan B and Hegarty J; (2006) The impact of a total laryngectomy a patient's perspective. [Oral Presentation], 3rd All Ireland Cancer Conference, Belfast , 01-NOV-06 - 01-NOV-06. [Details]
(2006)3rd All-Ireland Cancer Conference 'Working together to reduce the burden of cancer in Ireland',
Noonan, B; (2006) The Impact of Total Laryngectomy: The Patient's Perspective. [Poster Presentation], 3rd All-Ireland Cancer Conference 'Working together to reduce the burden of cancer in Ireland', Waterfront Hall Belfast , 11-DEC-06 - 15-NOV-06. [Details]
(2006)2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Conference 'From Molecules to MAn: Achieving Outcomes in Health Research',
Noonan, B.; (2006) The Impact of Total Laryngectomy: The Patient's Perspective. [Oral Presentation], 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Conference 'From Molecules to MAn: Achieving Outcomes in Health Research', Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, University College Cork , 17-NOV-06 - 17-NOV-06. [Details]
(2009)An Evaluation of the role of the Lecturer Practitioner in Ireland,
Ann Cummins, O'Connell E., Hartigan I, Hughes M., Hayes C., Noonan B.,Fehin P.; (2009) RCN International Nursing Research Conference. [Oral Presentation], An Evaluation of the role of the Lecturer Practitioner in Ireland, Cardiff , 03-MAR-09 - 03-MAR-09. [Details]
(2012)MASCC/ISOO, International Symposium on Supportive Care in Cancer,
Hegarty J, Noonan B (2012) The Impact of total laryngectomy: the patient's perspective. [Poster Presentation], MASCC/ISOO, International Symposium on Supportive Care in Cancer, New York , 28-JUN-12 - 30-JUN-12. [Details]
(2008)2nd UCC/Cork University Teaching Hospitals Health Research Day,
Hartigan, I. O'Connell, E. Hughes, M. Hayes, C. Cummins, A. Noonan, B. & Fehin, P; (2008) An Evaluation of the Lectuer Practitioner Role. [Oral Presentation], 2nd UCC/Cork University Teaching Hospitals Health Research Day, University College Cork , 01-JAN-08 - 01-JAN-08. [Details]
(2008)27th International Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference,
O'Connell, L. Hartigan, I. Cummins, A. Noonan, B. Hayes,C. & Fehin,P. (2008) An Evaluation of the Lecturer Practitioner role. [Oral Presentation], 27th International Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference, Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin , 01-MAY-09 - 01-MAY-09. [Details]
(2008)RCN International Nursing Research Conference,
O'Connell E., Cummins A., Hartigan I., Hughes M., Hayes C., Noonan B. & Fehin P; (2008) An Evaluation of the Role of the Lecturer Practitioner. [Poster Presentation], RCN International Nursing Research Conference, Liverpool , 01-JAN-08 - 01-JAN-08. [Details]

Committees

 CommitteeFunctionFrom / To
Ear, Nose and Throat National Standards Committee (HSAT & HIQA) Executive Member2015 / 2015
Clinical Practice Committee School of Nursing and Midwifery UCC Practice Module Leader South Infirmary-Victoria University Hospital2015 / 2015
Irish Association for Nurses in Oncology National Executive Committee National Executive Committee Member2015 / 2015
Student Experience Committee Acting Chair2015 / 2015
UCC Nursing and Midwifery Student Society Staff Representative2015 / 2015

Employment

 EmployerPositionFrom / To
School of Nursing and Midwifery Lecturer Practitioner01-SEP-05 / 11-JUN-10
Limerick Regional Hospital Staff Nurse01-JAN-99 / 01-JAN-00
South Infirmary-Victoria University Hospital Staff Nurse01-JAN-99 / 01-JAN-02
South Infirmary-Victoria University Hospital Staff Nurse01-JAN-04 / 01-JAN-05
Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital Staff Nurse01-JAN-02 / 01-JAN-04

Education

 YearInstitutionQualificationSubject
1998University Limerick DIP IN NURSING STUDIESNursing
2001University College Cork BSC (HONS)Nursing
2003Royal College of Surgeons Higher Diploma NursingENT Nursing Studies
2007University College Cork MSc (Nursing)Nursing Studies
2008University College Cork Postgraduate Diploma Teaching & Learning in Higher Education''
2014University College Cork Doctor of NursingOncology Nursing Practice

Journal Activities

 JournalRoleTo / From
Eur J Oncol Nurs Referee19-JAN-15 - 19-JAN-15
Psycho-Oncol Referee19-JAN-15 - 19-JAN-15

Other Activities

 Description

2014: Patient Concerns Inventory Workshop Edge Hill University Aintree Liverpool. 2014: Physical Assessment Clinical Skills Master Class. Royal College of Nursing London.

Teaching Interests

Research

Education

Practice

Oncology

Physical Assessment

Blended Learning

Ear, Nose and Throat

General Medical and Surgical Nursing

Modules Taught

 Term (ID))TitleLinkSubject
2015Physical Assessment for Nursing Practice NU6126Physical Assessment for Nursing Practice
2015Physical Assessment for Nursing Practice NU5082Physical Assessment for Nursing Practice