Nursing and Midwifery
School of Nursing and Midwifery
University College Cork

T: +353 21 490 1486
E: carol.condon@ucc.ie

Registered General since 1987, specialised in critical care nursing particularly cardiac nursing

Research Interests

primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease,

Book Chapters

YearPublication
(2007)'Obesity as a threat to health - How can Nursing Research Contribute to Prevention and Care?'
O¿Leary, A. & Condon, C .; (2007) 'Obesity as a threat to health - How can Nursing Research Contribute to Prevention and Care?' In: Workgroup of European Nurse Researchers. Stockholm: WENR. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

YearPublication
(2008)'Chemotherapy induced alopecia: a phenomenological study'
Power S & Condon C ; (2008) 'Chemotherapy induced alopecia: a phenomenological study' [Details]
(2007)'Emergency nurses' current practices and understanding of family presence during CPR'
Madden, E. & Condon, C .; (2007) 'Emergency nurses' current practices and understanding of family presence during CPR' [Details]
(2006)'Lifestyle Changes Following Acute Myocardial Infarction: Patients' Perspectives'
Condon, C., McCarthy, G.; (2006) 'Lifestyle Changes Following Acute Myocardial Infarction: Patients' Perspectives' [Details]
(2006)'Lifestyle Changes following Acute Myocardial Infarction: Patients Perspectives'
McCarthy, G., Condon, C.; (2006) 'Lifestyle Changes following Acute Myocardial Infarction: Patients Perspectives' [Details]
(2006)'The fat bomb exploded but no one heard the bang'
Condon, C.; (2006) 'The fat bomb exploded but no one heard the bang' [Details]
(2004)'International perspectives on CV nursing: cardiovascular nursing in Ireland'
Condon, C.; (2004) 'International perspectives on CV nursing: cardiovascular nursing in Ireland' [Details]

Conference Contributions

YearPublication
(2008)8th annual Spring meeting of working group in cardiovascular nursing,
Condon, C.; (2008) . [Conference Organising Committee Member], 8th annual Spring meeting of working group in cardiovascular nursing, Malmo, Sweden , 01-MAR-08 - 01-MAR-08
(2007)School of Nursing and Midwifery annual research conference,
Condon, C.; (2007) . [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], School of Nursing and Midwifery annual research conference, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, UCC , 01-SEP-07 - 01-SEP-07
(2007)Irish Cardiac Society annual conference,
Condon, C.; (2007) From Working Group to Council: Implications for Cardiac Nurses. [Oral Presentation], Irish Cardiac Society annual conference, Belfast, Northern Ireland , 10-OCT-07 - 10-OCT-07
(2007)7th annual Spring meeting of working group in cardiovascular nursing,
Condon, C.; (2007) . [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], 7th annual Spring meeting of working group in cardiovascular nursing, Manchester, UK , 01-MAR-07 - 01-MAR-07
(2006)6th Annual Spring Meeting on Cardiovascular Nursing New Frontiers in Cardiac Care,
Condon, C.; (2006) *. [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], 6th Annual Spring Meeting on Cardiovascular Nursing New Frontiers in Cardiac Care, Bergen, Norway , 05-MAY-06 - 06-MAY-06
(2006)Obese Adults: self efficacy as a predictor of adapting a healthy lifestyle,
O¿Leary, A. & Condon, C. ; (2006) Workgroup of European Nurse Researchers Symposium - Obesity as a threat to health ¿ How can Nursing Research Contribute to Prevention and Care?. [Oral Presentation], Obese Adults: self efficacy as a predictor of adapting a healthy lifestyle, Denmark , 04-OCT-06 - 05-OCT-06
(2006)School of nursing and midwifery annual research conference,
Condon, C.; (2006) . [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], School of nursing and midwifery annual research conference, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, UCC Cork , 01-SEP-06 - 01-SEP-06
(2005)Working Group on cardiovascular nursing annual spring meeting,
Condon, C.; (2005) The fat bomb exploded but no one heard the bang. [Oral Presentation], Working Group on cardiovascular nursing annual spring meeting, Basel, Switzerland , 11-MAR-05 - 11-MAR-05
(2005)Irish Cardiac Society annual nurses research conference,
Condon, C.; (2005) . [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], Irish Cardiac Society annual nurses research conference, Killarney Co Kerry , 01-OCT-05 - 01-OCT-05
(2005)Irish Cardiac Society, Scientific Meeting,
Condon, C.; (2005) Lifestyle Approaches To Obesity: How Can We Help?. [Oral Presentation], Irish Cardiac Society, Scientific Meeting, Killarney, Co. Kerry , 05-OCT-05 - 05-OCT-05
(2005)Advancing Nursing Practice in Cardiac Care,
Condon, C.; (2005) . [Oral Presentation], Advancing Nursing Practice in Cardiac Care, Guinness Hop store Dublin , 25-FEB-05 - 25-FEB-05
(2005)Working Group of Cardiovascular Nursing 5th Annual Spring Meeting,
Condon, C.; (2005) Advancing Nursing Practice. [Invited Oral Presentation], Working Group of Cardiovascular Nursing 5th Annual Spring Meeting, Basel, Switzerland , 11-MAR-05 - 12-MAR-05
(2005)Advancing Nursing Practice,
Condon, C.; (2005) . [Oral Presentation], Advancing Nursing Practice, St James Hospital , 16-APR-05 - 16-APR-05
(2005)Annual Congress of the European Society of Cardiology,
Condon, C.; (2005) Lifestyle Changes Following a Myocardial Infarction: Patients Perspectives. [Oral Presentation], Annual Congress of the European Society of Cardiology, Stockholm, Sweden , 01-SEP-05 - 05-SEP-05
(2005)European Society of Cardiology Annual Congress,
Condon, C.; (2005) Lifestyle Approaches To Obesity: Possibilities For Improvement. [Invited Oral Presentation], European Society of Cardiology Annual Congress, Stockholm, Sweden , 01-SEP-05 - 05-SEP-05
(2004)23rd Annual Nursing and Research Conference, Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin, Ireland, February 2004,,
Condon, C.; (2004) Lifestyle changes following a myocardial infarction: Patients’ Perspectives. [Oral Presentation], 23rd Annual Nursing and Research Conference, Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin, Ireland, February 2004,, Dublin , 26-FEB-04 - 28-FEB-04
(2004)Royal College of Surgeons 23rd annual nursing research conference,
Condon, C.; (2004) Are lifestyle changes difficult to make?. [Oral Presentation], Royal College of Surgeons 23rd annual nursing research conference, Dublin , 26-FEB-04 - 26-FEB-04
(2004)Lifestyle changes following Myocardial Infarction: patients perspectives,
Condon, C.; (2004) . [Oral Presentation], Lifestyle changes following Myocardial Infarction: patients perspectives, Cork , 08-FEB-04 - 08-FEB-04
(2004)Irish Cardiac Society, Scientific Meeting, Killarney, Sept 2003,,
Condon, C.; (2004) Making lifestyle changes following a Myocardial Infarction: what do Patients’ think?. [Oral Presentation], Irish Cardiac Society, Scientific Meeting, Killarney, Sept 2003,, Killarney, Co Kerry , 11-SEP-04 - 11-SEP-04
(2004)European Society of Cardiology Annual Congress, ,
Condon, C.; (2004) The role of lifestyle in weight control . [Invited Oral Presentation], European Society of Cardiology Annual Congress, , Munich, Germany , 28-SEP-04 - 01-SEP-04
(2004)Irish Cardiac Society annual conference,
Condon, C.; (2004) The difficulties encountered with changing one¿s lifestyle. [Oral Presentation], Irish Cardiac Society annual conference, Killarney , 11-SEP-04 - 11-SEP-04
(2004)4th Annual Nursing Research Conference, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University College Cork, February 2004,,
Condon, C.; (2004) Lifestyle changes following a myocardial infarction: Patients’ Perspectives. [Oral Presentation], 4th Annual Nursing Research Conference, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University College Cork, February 2004,, University College Cork , 08-FEB-04 - 08-FEB-04
(2004)Irish Cardiac Society Annual Scientific Meeting,
Condon, C.; (2004) Extending the frontiers of cardiovascular nursing. [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], Irish Cardiac Society Annual Scientific Meeting, Derry, Northern Ireland , 30-SEP-04 - 02-OCT-04
(2004)4th Annual Spring Meeting on the Working Group of Cardiovascular Nursing of the European Society of Cardiology, Amsterdam, April, 2004,,
Condon, C.; (2004) Lifestyle changes following a myocardial infarction: Patients’ Perspectives. [Poster Presentation], 4th Annual Spring Meeting on the Working Group of Cardiovascular Nursing of the European Society of Cardiology, Amsterdam, April, 2004,, Amsterdam, Netherlands , 04-APR-04 - 06-APR-04
(2004)3rd Annual Health Service Research Group Conference, University College Cork, September, 2004,,
Condon, C.; (2004) Lifestyle changes following a myocardial infarction: Patients’ Perspectives. [Poster Presentation], 3rd Annual Health Service Research Group Conference, University College Cork, September, 2004,, University College Cork , 08-SEP-04 - 08-SEP-04
(2004)4th Annual Spring Meeting on the Working Group of Cardiovascular Nursing of the European Society of Cardiology, Amsterdam,,
Condon, C.; (2004) Who is responsible for risk factor modification?. [Invited Oral Presentation], 4th Annual Spring Meeting on the Working Group of Cardiovascular Nursing of the European Society of Cardiology, Amsterdam,, Amsterdam, Netherlands , 04-APR-04 - 06-APR-04
(2003)Lifestyle changes following Myocardial Infarction: patients perspectives,
Condon, C.; (2003) . [Oral Presentation], Lifestyle changes following Myocardial Infarction: patients perspectives, Cork , 18-JUN-03 - 18-JUN-03
(2003)11th Annual Research Day Faculty of Medicine and Health, University College Cork, June, 2003,,
Condon, C.; (2003) Lifestyle changes following a myocardial infarction: Patients’ Perspectives. [Oral Presentation], 11th Annual Research Day Faculty of Medicine and Health, University College Cork, June, 2003,, Cork University Hospital , 18-JUN-03 - 18-JUN-03
(2003)3rd annual Spring meeting of working group in cardiovascular nursing,
Condon, C.; (2003) . [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], 3rd annual Spring meeting of working group in cardiovascular nursing, Stockholm Sweden , 01-MAR-03 - 01-MAR-03
(2002)Irish Cardiac Society annual conference,
Condon, C.; (2002) The European Society of Cardiology ¿ what can it do for nurses?. [Oral Presentation], Irish Cardiac Society annual conference, Galway , 04-OCT-02 - 04-OCT-02
(2002)Irish Cardiac Society, Scientific Meeting, Oct 2002,,
Condon, C.; (2002) The European Society of Cardiology what can it do for nurses?. [Oral Presentation], Irish Cardiac Society, Scientific Meeting, Oct 2002,, Galway , 04-OCT-02 - 04-OCT-02
(2002)2nd annual Spring meeting of working group in cardiovascular nursing,
Condon, C.; (2002) . [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], 2nd annual Spring meeting of working group in cardiovascular nursing, Dublin , 14-APR-02 - 16-APR-02
(2001)Irish Nurses Cardiovascular Association, Annual Scientific Meeting, Oct 2001,,
Condon, C.; (2001) The European Society of Cardiology what can it do for nurses?. [Oral Presentation], Irish Nurses Cardiovascular Association, Annual Scientific Meeting, Oct 2001,, Dublin , 10-OCT-01 - 10-OCT-01

Associations

 AssocationFunctionFrom / To
Working Group of Cardiovascular Nurses of the European Society of Cardiology to raise the awareness of cardiovascular nurses on patients care both in Europe and worldwide. to develop an international network for support and information for cardiac nurses. to organise European seminars for cardiovascular nurses01-SEP-01 / 01-SEP-07
Irish Nurses Cardiovascular Association to provide a forum where cardiovascular nurses can meet and discuss pertinent professional issues. to organise annual scientific meetings01-JAN-00 / 30-DEC-99

Committees

 CommitteeFunctionFrom / To
member of clinical practice committee, research committee, and hospital community and health service provider liaison committee active member2002 / 2005

Employment

 EmployerPositionFrom / To
University College Cork College Lecturer01-AUG-02 / 01-DEC-10
Mercy University Hospital Nurse tutor01-JAN-98 / 01-JAN-01
Mercy University Hospital Clinical teacher01-JAN-94 / 01-JAN-95
Mercy University Hospital Staff nurse critical care unit01-JAN-92 / 01-JAN-94

Education

 YearInstituionQualificationSubject
1998University College Dublin Bachelor of Nursing Studies
2003University College Cork MSc (Nursing)