Director of Postgraduate Programmes / College Lecturer
Nursing and Midwifery
3.29
Catherine McAuley School of Nursing & Midwifery
Brookfield Health Sciences Complex
University College Cork
Ireland

T: 021/4901476
F: 021-4901493
E: e.lehane@ucc.ie

PhD, MSc Nursing Studies (Clinical), PGCertT&LHE, BSc Nursing Studies, Dip. Nursing Studies, Registered General Nurse

Dr. Elaine Lehane is a College Lecturer and Director of Postgraduate Programmes at the Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery, University College Cork. She is

a registered general nurse and has practiced in the areas of neuro-medicine and renal care. Her key research interests are in the areas of chronic illness management (specifically adherence to therapeutic regimens in chronic conditions and supportive care strategies for cancer survivors) and instrument development/ psychometric evaluation processes . Principal teaching scholarship interests include approaches to teaching evidence based practice and interdisciplinary teaching and learning. Dr Lehane has led and/or actively contributed to national research projects including  the development of the National Irish Hospice Foundation guidance document on Medication Management for people with Dementia,  the Nursing & Midwifery National Turnover Study, the National Cystic Fibrosis Depression & Anxiety Study and the Teaching of Evidence Based Practice Across the Health Professionals in Ireland. 

Research Interests

Chronic illness self-management & behavior change (specific to medication management and long term supportive care strategies in relation to cancer survivors).

Instrument development and psychometric evaluation processes

Teaching Approaches to Evidence Based Practice 


Research Grants

 ProjectFunding
Body
Start DateEnd DateAward
Merck Sharpe & Dohme Ireland Ltd "Intentional & unintentional medication non adherence & the impact.Foundation Funded Research01-FEB-0631-DEC-17€89,580.00
Research on Evidence Based PracticeDepartment of Health16-DEC-1630-JUN-17€20,080.00
MSc Research ScholarshipOther: Not Listed€5,000.00
Health & Well being study for Asthmatics in IrelandOther: Not Listed€26,000.00
Cancer Nursing Research.Health Research Board02-FEB-1531-MAR-18€6,000.00
The Irish Hospice Foundation Guidance Document: Medication and DementiaIrish Hospice Foundation17-NOV-1416-NOV-15€24,000.00

Peer Reviewed Journals

YearPublication
(2016)'To design, develop and test the effect of an educational initiative to improve risk perception amongst women at the high-risk breast clinic'
Keohane, D,Rutherford, E,Livingstone, V,Lehane, E,Kelly, L,Kaimkhani, S,O'Connell, F,Redmond, HP,Corrigan, MA (2016) 'To design, develop and test the effect of an educational initiative to improve risk perception amongst women at the high-risk breast clinic'. Irish journal of medical science, 185 :124-124 [Details]
(2016)'Near field communications technology and the potential to reduce medication errors through multidisciplinary application'
O’Connell, Emer,Pegler, Joe,Lehane, Elaine,Livingstone, Vicki,McCarthy, Nora,Sahm, Laura J.,Tabirca, Sabin,O’Driscoll, Aoife,Corrigan, Mark (2016) 'Near field communications technology and the potential to reduce medication errors through multidisciplinary application'. mHealth, 2 (7) Globe icon [Details]
(2016)'Health literacy and the perception of risk in a breast cancer family history clinic'
Rutherford, E,Kelly, J,Lehane, E,Livingstone, V,Cotter, B,Butt, A,Sullivan, MO,Connell, FO,Redmond, P,Corrigan, M (2016) 'Health literacy and the perception of risk in a breast cancer family history clinic'. European Journal of Cancer, 57 :22-22 [Details]
(2016)'Toward appropriate criteria in medication adherence assessment in older persons: Position Paper'
Giardini A;Martin MT;Cahir C;Lehane E;Menditto E;Strano M;Pecorelli S;Monaco A;Marengoni A; (2016) 'Toward appropriate criteria in medication adherence assessment in older persons: Position Paper'. Aging Clinical And Experimental Research, 28 (3) [DOI] [Details]
(2015)'Validation and Assessment of a Technology Familiarity Score in Patients Attending a Symptomatic Breast Clinic'
O'Brien C;Kelly J;Lehane EA;Livingstone V;Cotter B;Butt A;Kelly L;Corrigan MA; (2015) 'Validation and Assessment of a Technology Familiarity Score in Patients Attending a Symptomatic Breast Clinic'. World Journal of Surgery, 39 (10) [DOI] [Details]
(2015)'Interventional tools to improve medication adherence: review of literature'
Costa E;Giardini A;Savin M;Menditto E;Lehane E;Laosa O;Pecorelli S;Monaco A;Marengoni A; (2015) 'Interventional tools to improve medication adherence: review of literature'. Patient Preference And Adherence, 9 [DOI] [Details]
(2014)'Transatlantic peer-to-peer learning: an initial feasibility analysis'
Lynch NP;Cil T;Lehane E;Reardon M;Corrigan M; (2014) 'Transatlantic peer-to-peer learning: an initial feasibility analysis'. Surgical Innovation, 21 (6) [DOI] [Details]
(2014)'A Qualitative Content Analysis of Breast Cancer Narratives Hosted Through the Medium of Social Media'
Niamh M. Fole, Máirín O’Mahony, Elaine A. Lehane, Tulin Cil and Mark A. Corrigan (2014) 'A Qualitative Content Analysis of Breast Cancer Narratives Hosted Through the Medium of Social Media'. The British Journal of Medical Psychology, 6 (5):474-483 [Details]
(2014)'“An evaluation of peer to peer surgical teaching and the role of the peer review process”'
Sheila Oh , Noel Lynch , Nora McCarthy , Tulin Cil , Elaine Lehane, Michelle Reardon, Henry Paul Redmond and Mark Corrigan (2014) '“An evaluation of peer to peer surgical teaching and the role of the peer review process”'. Pharmacy, [Details]
(2013)'The Reasoning and Regulating Medication Adherence Instrument for Patients with Coronary Artery Disease: Development and Psychometric Evaluation'
Lehane, E., McCarthy, G., Collender, V., Deasy, A., O'Sullivan, K. (2013) 'The Reasoning and Regulating Medication Adherence Instrument for Patients with Coronary Artery Disease: Development and Psychometric Evaluation'. Journal of Nursing Measurement, 21 (1):64-79 [Details]
(2013)'Clinical unity and community empowerment: the use of smartphone technology to empower community management of chronic venous ulcers through the support of a tertiary unit'
Quinn, E. M.,Corrigan, M. A.,O'Mullane, J.,Murphy, D.,Lehane, E. A.,Leahy-Warren, P.,Coffey, A.,McCluskey, P.,Redmond, H. P.,Fulton, G. J. (2013) 'Clinical unity and community empowerment: the use of smartphone technology to empower community management of chronic venous ulcers through the support of a tertiary unit'. Plos One, 8 (11) Globe icon [Details]
(2013)'Perspectives on death, dying and advance care planning from patients receiving haemodialysis'
Collins M, Lehane E (2013) 'Perspectives on death, dying and advance care planning from patients receiving haemodialysis'. Journal of renal care, 39 (1):5-11 [DOI] [Details]
(2012)'Patientsmate©: the implementation and evaluation of an online prospective audit system'
McHugh SM, Loh KP, Corrigan MA, Sheikh A, Lehane E, Hill AD (2012) 'Patientsmate©: the implementation and evaluation of an online prospective audit system'. Journal of Evaluation In Clinical Practice, 18 (2):365-368 [DOI] [Details]
(2012)'Surgent University: the establishment and evaluation of a national online clinical teaching repository for surgical trainees and students'
Corrigan M, McHugh S, Sheikh A, Lehane E, Shields C, Redmond P, Kerin M, Hill A (2012) 'Surgent University: the establishment and evaluation of a national online clinical teaching repository for surgical trainees and students'. Surgical Innovation, 19 (2):200-204 [DOI] [Details]
(2011)'Assessing the functional performance of post-call hospital doctors using a Nintendo Wii'
Clancy K;Brady P;McHugh S;Corrigan MA;Sheikh A;Lehane E;Hill AD; (2011) 'Assessing the functional performance of post-call hospital doctors using a Nintendo Wii'. Irish medical journal, 104 (6) [Details]
(2011)'Factors influencing career choice after initial training in surgery'
McHugh S;Corrigan M;Sheikh A;Lehane E;Tanner W;Hill A; (2011) 'Factors influencing career choice after initial training in surgery'. World Journal of Surgery, 35 (3) [DOI] [Details]
(2011)'A study of the factors influencing school-going students considering medical careers'
McHugh, SM;Corrigan, MA;Sheikh, A;Lehane, E;Broe, P;Hill, ADK (2011) 'A study of the factors influencing school-going students considering medical careers'. Surgeon-Journal Of The Royal Colleges Of Surgeons Of Edinburgh And Ireland, 9 :191-194 [DOI] [Details]
(2011)'Improving surgical outpatient efficiency through mobile phone text messaging'
Corrigan MA, McHugh SM, Murphy RK, Dhillon P, Shah A, Hennessy I, Sheikh A, Lehane E, Hill AS (2011) 'Improving surgical outpatient efficiency through mobile phone text messaging'. Surgical Innovation, 18 (4):354-357 [DOI] [Details]
(2011)'An exploration of the relationship between adherence with dietary sodium restrictions and health beliefs regarding these restrictions in Irish patients receiving haemodialysis for end-stage renal disease'
Walsh E, Lehane E (2011) 'An exploration of the relationship between adherence with dietary sodium restrictions and health beliefs regarding these restrictions in Irish patients receiving haemodialysis for end-stage renal disease'. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 20 (3-4):331-340 [DOI] [Details]
(2011)'A Quantitative Assessment of Changing Trends in Internet Usage for Cancer Information'
McHugh, SM,Corrigan, M,Morney, N,Sheikh, A,Lehane, E,Hill, ADK; (2011) 'A Quantitative Assessment of Changing Trends in Internet Usage for Cancer Information'. Journal of Surgery, 35 :253-257 [DOI] [Details]
(2010)'An evaluation of Irish general surgical research publications from 2000 to 2009'
Robertson IJ, Corrigan MA, Sheikh A, Lehane E, Hill AD (2010) 'An evaluation of Irish general surgical research publications from 2000 to 2009'. The surgeon : journal of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Ireland, 8 (6):314-317 [DOI] [Details]
(2009)'Medication non-adherence-exploring the conceptual mire'
Lehane, E,McCarthy, G (2009) 'Medication non-adherence-exploring the conceptual mire'. International Journal of Nursing Practice, 15 :25-31 [DOI] [Details]
(2008)'Medication-taking for coronary artery disease - patients' perspectives'
Lehane E, McCarthy G, Collender V, Deasy A (2008) 'Medication-taking for coronary artery disease - patients' perspectives'. European journal of cardiovascular nursing : journal of the Working Group on Cardiovascular Nursing of the European Society of Cardiology, 7 (2):133-139 [DOI] [Details]
(2007)'Intentional and unintentional medication non-adherence: A comprehensive framework for clinical research and practice? A discussion paper'
Lehane, E. & McCarthy, G.; (2007) 'Intentional and unintentional medication non-adherence: A comprehensive framework for clinical research and practice? A discussion paper'. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 44 (8):1468-1477 [Details]
(2007)'An examination of the intentional and unintentional aspects of medication non-adherence in patients giagnosed with hypertension'
Lehane, E., McCarthy, G.; (2007) 'An examination of the intentional and unintentional aspects of medication non-adherence in patients giagnosed with hypertension'. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 16 (4):698-706 [Details]
(2007)'Intent to leave or stay in nursing'
McCarthy, G., Tyrrell, M., Lehane, E.; (2007) 'Intent to leave or stay in nursing'. Journal of Nursing Management, 15 (3):248-255 [Details]
(2006)'Research priorities for nursing and midwifery in Southern Ireland'
McCarthy, G,Savage, E,Lehane, E; (2006) 'Research priorities for nursing and midwifery in Southern Ireland'. International Nursing Review, 53 :123-128 [Details]
(2005)'The History and Influence of the Irish Nursing Research Interest Group (INRIG)'
McCarthy Geraldine & Lehane Elaine; (2005) 'The History and Influence of the Irish Nursing Research Interest Group (INRIG)'. World of Irish Nursing, 7 (6):30-31 [Details]
(2003)'Turnover rate in nursing and midwifery: the Irish experience'
McCarthy, G., Tyrrell, M. & Lehane, E.; (2003) 'Turnover rate in nursing and midwifery: the Irish experience'. Nursing Times Research, 8 (4):249-263 [Details]

Book Chapters

YearPublication
(2016)'A Concept Analysis: Medication Habit'
FitzGerald, S. and Lehane, E. (2016) 'A Concept Analysis: Medication Habit' In: Concept Analysis: Key Concepts Relevant to Nursing Research and Professional Practice. New York: Springer. [Details]
(2014)'The Health Action Process Approach Theory'
Lehane, E (2014) 'The Health Action Process Approach Theory' In: Theories Guiding Nursing Research and Practice: Making Nursing Knowledge Development Explicit. New York: Springer. [Details]
(2013)'Questionnaires and Instruments for Health Care Research'
Lehane, E. & Savage, E. (2013) 'Questionnaires and Instruments for Health Care Research' In: Quantitative Health Research: Issues & Methods. London: Open University Press. [Details]

Conference Publications

YearPublication
(2015)SARS Conference 2015 Society of Academic & Research Surgery
EJ Rutherford (1), J Kelly (1), B Cotter(1), E Lehane (2) and MA Corrigan (1). (2015) Health literacy affects risk perception amongst patient attending a breast cancer family risk clinic SARS Conference 2015 Society of Academic & Research Surgery [Details]
(2012)The 2012 International Nursing Research Conference
Lehane, E., McCarthy, G. (2012) The 'reasoning and regulating' medication adherence instrument: development and psychometric testing of a new measure The 2012 International Nursing Research Conference [Details]

Published Reports

YearPublication
(2017)Research on Teaching of Evidence Based Practice to Health Care Professionals and Healthcare Professional Students in Ireland.
Lehane, E., Leahy Warren, P., O’Riordan, C., Savage, E., Drennan, J., O ‘Tuathaigh, C., O’Connor, M., Corrigan, M., Burke, F., Hayes, M., Lynch, H., Sahm, L., Heffernan, E., O’Keefe, E., Blake, C., Horgan, F, Hegarty, J. (2017) Research on Teaching of Evidence Based Practice to Health Care Professionals and Healthcare Professional Students in Ireland. Department of Health, Dublin. [Details]
(2015)Clinical and Economic Systematic Literature Review to Support the Development of an Integrated Care Programme for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management for the Irish Health System.
Savage, E., Hegarty, J., Weathers, E., Mulligan, L., O’ Reilly, A., Cronly, J., Condon, C., McCarthy, V., Lehane, E., Hartigan, I., Horgan, A., Bradley, C., Browne, J., Murphy, A., Cronin, J., Flynn, M., & Drennan, J. (2015) Clinical and Economic Systematic Literature Review to Support the Development of an Integrated Care Programme for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management for the Irish Health System. Health Service Executive, Ireland. Globe icon [Details]
(2005)Nursing & Midwifery Research Priorities in the HSE Southern Area.
McCarthy, G., Savage, E., Lehane, E. ; (2005) Nursing & Midwifery Research Priorities in the HSE Southern Area. Study commissioned by the Nursing & Midwifery Planning & Development Unit, HSE Southern Area. [Details]
(2004)The history of the Irish Nursing Research Interest Group (INRIG).
Lehane, E. & McCarthy, G. ; (2004) The history of the Irish Nursing Research Interest Group (INRIG). Irish Nursing Research Interest Group and Department of Health & Children, Dublin. [Details]

Honours and Awards

 YearTitleAwarding Body
2009Catherine McAuley School of Nursing & Midwifery PhD Fellowship Awards Catherine McAuley School of Nursing & Midwifery , University College Cork, Ireland
2008Merck, Sharpe & Dohme International Research Award Merck, Sharpe & Dohme International Grants Committee
2005Best oral presentation Irish Cardiac nurses Association
2002Dr. H.H. Stewart Scholarship National University of Ireland

Professional Associations

 AssociationFunctionFrom / To
National Nursing & Midwifery Board (NMBI) Member01-OCT-01 /
Irish Federation of University Teachers (IFUT) Member/

Conference Contributions

YearPublication
(2016)The Sylvester O' Halloran Meeting,
BM Cotter,E Lehane, V Livingston, R Lenihan, MA Corrigan (2016) Adherence to Oral Adjuvant Hormone Therapy in Women with Breast Cancer: Intentional and Unintentional Factors. [Oral Presentation], The Sylvester O' Halloran Meeting, University of Limerick . [Details]
(2015)Annual Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference,
Weathers, E., Savage, E., O'Reilly, A., Mulligan, L., Hegarty, J., Cronly, J., Condon, C., McCarthy, V., Lehane, E., Brady, C., Hartigan, I., Horgan, A., Browne, J., Murphy, A., Cronin, J., Flynn, M., Drennan, J. (2015) . A systematic review of integrated care programmes for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management. [Poster Presentation], Annual Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference, UCC . [Details]
(2012)The Royal College of Nursing 2012 International Nursing Research Conference,
Lehane, E, McCarthy, G. (2012) The ‘reasoning and regulating’ medication adherence instrument - development and psychometric testing. [Oral Presentation], The Royal College of Nursing 2012 International Nursing Research Conference, London , 23-APR-12 - 25-APR-12. [Details]
(2010)The National Academy and LIN conference on Flexible Learning,
McHugh, S., Corrigan, M., Sheikh, A., Hill, A., Lehane, E.; (2010) Innovative Approaches to Learning. [Oral Presentation], The National Academy and LIN conference on Flexible Learning, RCSI Dublin , 06-OCT-10 - 06-OCT-10. [Details]
(2008)8th Annual Catherine McAuley School of Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference,
Lehane, E.; (2008) Evidence Based Practice. [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], 8th Annual Catherine McAuley School of Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, UCC , 01-OCT-08 - 01-OCT-08. [Details]
(2007)2007 MSD Science Centre Conference,
Lehane E; (2007) Take your medicine: The link between medication adherence and information. [Oral Presentation], 2007 MSD Science Centre Conference, Dublin , 08-SEP-07 - 09-SEP-07. [Details]
(2007)Royal College of Nursing International Research Conference,
Lehane, E. ; (2007) Patients perspectives on medication-taking for the treatment of coronary artery disease: a qualitative study. [Oral Presentation], Royal College of Nursing International Research Conference, College of Nursing: Dundee , 01-JUN-07 - 01-JUN-07. [Details]
(2006)The 2006 Royal College of Nursing International Nursing Research Conference,
Lehane, E.; (2006) Helping the Medicine Go Down - Intentional & unintentional non-adherence to medications in patients with hypertension. [Invited Oral Presentation], The 2006 Royal College of Nursing International Nursing Research Conference, York, England , 21-MAR-06 - 25-MAR-06. [Details]
(2006)Royal College of Nursing International Research Conference,
Lehane, E. ; (2006) Intentional and Unintentional Non-Adherence to Medications. [Oral Presentation], Royal College of Nursing International Research Conference, Royal College of Nursing: York , 01-JAN-06 - 01-JAN-06. [Details]
(2006)M&K Advances in Nursing Practice 2nd National Conference,
Lehane, E.; (2006) Advancing Adherence Assessment. [Oral Presentation], M&K Advances in Nursing Practice 2nd National Conference, Dublin , 09-JUN-06 - 09-JUN-06. [Details]
(2005)Integrating Health Research-Sharing Visions,
Lehane, E. ; (2005) Interdisciplinary Research. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Integrating Health Research-Sharing Visions, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex , 25-NOV-05 - 25-NOV-05. [Details]
(2005)Trinity School of Nursing Annual Research Conference,
McCarthy, G., Savage, E., Lehane, E.; (2005) Nursing & Midwifery Research Priorities in the SHB. [Oral Presentation], Trinity School of Nursing Annual Research Conference, Dublin , 03-NOV-05 - 03-NOV-05. [Details]
(2005)International Nursing Conference,
McCarthy, G, Savage, E & Lehane, E ; (2005) Nursing and Midwifery Transforming Healthcare through Research, Education and Technology. Research priorities in the Southern Health Board Area,. [Oral Presentation], International Nursing Conference, TCD, Dublin , 01-NOV-05 - 30-NOV-05. [Details]
(2005)5th Annual Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference,
McCarthy, G, Savage, E & Lehane, E. ; (2005) Nursing and Midwifery Research priorities in the Southern Health Board Area,. [Oral Presentation], 5th Annual Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference, Cork , 01-NOV-05 - 30-NOV-05. [Details]
(2005)9th Irish Cardiac Nurses Scientific Meeting,
Lehane E; (2005) Helping the Medicine Go Down- Intentional & Unintentional Non-Adherence to Medications in Patients with Hypertension. [Oral Presentation], 9th Irish Cardiac Nurses Scientific Meeting, Killarney , 06-OCT-05 - 30-DEC-99. [Details]
(2005)RCSI Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery 24th Annual International Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference,
McCarthy Geraldine, Savage Eileen, Lehane Elaine; (2005) Nursing and Midwifery Research Priorities in the Southern Health Board Area. [Poster Presentation], RCSI Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery 24th Annual International Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference, Dublin , 24-FEB-05 - 25-FEB-05. [Details]
(2005)5th Annual Conference of the National Council for the Professional Development of Nursing & Midwifery,
Lehane, E. & McCarthy, G. ; (2005) Intentional & Unintentional Non-adherence to Medications in Patients with Hypertension. [Poster Presentation], 5th Annual Conference of the National Council for the Professional Development of Nursing & Midwifery, NCNM: Dublin , 01-JAN-05 - 01-JAN-05. [Details]
(2005)13th Annual Medical Faculty Research Day,
Lehane, E. & McCarthy G.; (2005) Helping the Medicines Go Down - a Half Century of Compliance Research. [Poster Presentation], 13th Annual Medical Faculty Research Day, Cork , 22-JUN-05 - 22-JUN-05. [Details]
(2004)4th Annual Conference of the National Council for the Professional Development of Nursing and Midwifery,
Lehane, E. & McCarthy, G. ; (2004) Helping the Medicine Go Down - A Half Century of Compliance Research. [Poster Presentation], 4th Annual Conference of the National Council for the Professional Development of Nursing and Midwifery, NCNM: Dublin , 01-JAN-04 - 01-JAN-04. [Details]

Committees

 CommitteeFunctionFrom / To
School Executive Committee Member/
College Council Member/
Postgraduate Education Chair/
Research Committee Member/

Employment

 EmployerPositionFrom / To
School of Nursing & Midwifery, UCC College Lecturer (part-time fixed contract)01-MAY-04 / 01-MAY-05
Health Service Executive (Cork University Hospital) Registered General Nurse01-OCT-02 / 01-MAY-05
School of Nursing, UCC Research Assistant01-OCT-02 / 01-OCT-04
University College Cork College Lecturer06-JUN-05 /
Southern Health Board - St. Mary's Orthopaedic Staff Nurse04-JUN-01 /

Education

 YearInstitutionQualificationSubject
2015University College Cork Postgrad Cert. in Teaching & Learning in HEHigher Education Teaching & Learning
2010National University of Ireland, Cork PhDNursing
2005University College Cork MSc Nursing
2002University College Cork BSC (HONS)Nursing (Hons)
2002University College Cork DIP IN NURSING STUDIES

Consultancy

 ClientDescription
National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA)

Journal Activities

 JournalRoleTo / From
Journal Of Renal Care Referee-

Teaching Interests

Undergraduate

NU2031 - Nursing and Midwifery Practice in Drug Therapy

NU2050 - Evidence Based Practice for Nursing & Midwifery (2)

NU3022 - General Nursing with Adults and their Families 

NU3083  - Evidence Based Practice for Nursing & Midwifery (3)

NU4073 - Evidence Based Practice for Nursing & Midwifery (3)


Postgraduate

MH6014 - Advanced Research Methods for Healthcare Professionals 

NU6310 - Evidence Based Practice for Healthcare Quality

NU6073 - Dissertation in Nursing


Teaching Administration / Lead Roles 

Year 1 BSc Nursing Programme Co-ordinator 2010/2011

Masters Nursing Studies Programme Co-ordinator 2013 - 2016

Lead for Research Led Curriculum 2013-2017

Director of Postgraduate Programmes 2017 - Present


 

 

 

 

 

Recent Postgraduates

 Graduation YearStudent NameInstitutionDegree TypeThesis Title
2017Aiman Elagi NUI (UCC)MSc (Nursing)
2015Athari Alenzai NUI (UCC)MSc (Nursing)Assessment of Nurses’ Knowledge and Practices Regarding the Detection and Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism among Post-operative Adult Patients”.
2015Shiju Thomas NUI (UCC)MSc (Nursing)Use of computer and internet technology to facilitate social interaction and recreational activities in long term care settings - staff attitudes.
2014Helen Langsley National University Of IrelandMSc (Nursing)Carers’ perceptions of physical restraints and the relationship between carers’ perceptions and education.
2014Colette Hussey National University Of IrelandMSc (Nursing)Adherence to oral anticancer medicines – patients’ perspectives
2012Linda Forde National University Of IrelandMSc (Nursing)The effect of constipation on the physical, psychosocial and psychological elements of QoL in the elderly population
2011May Collins National University Of IrelandMSc (Nursing)PERSPECTIVES ON DEATH, DYING AND ADVANCE CARE PLANNING FROM
2008Ella Walsh National University Of IrelandMSc (Nursing)an exploration of the relationship between adherence and dietary restrictions and health beliefs regarding these restrictions in Irish patients receiving haemodialysis for ESRD
2009Niamh O' Callaghan National University Of IrelandMSc (Nursing)Identifying & describing the cognitive, social and emotional factors that contribute to women delaying in seeking treatment for acute coronary syndrome symptoms

Current Postgraduate Students

 StudentDegree Type
Walsh Susan Catherine Masters Degree by Research
Kennedy Gerardine Practitioner Doctorates
Harnett-Collins Mary Ellen Gerardina Practitioner Doctorates

Modules Taught

 Term (ID))TitleLinkSubject
2018Nursing and Midwifery Management and Development NU6074Nursing and Midwifery Management and Development
2018Research for Evidence Based Nursing and Midwifery Care NU4073Research for Evidence Based Nursing and Midwifery Care
2018Dissertation in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy MH6004Dissertation in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy
2018Advanced Research Methods for Healthcare Professionals MH6014Advanced Research Methods for Healthcare Professionals
2018Research for Evidence Based Nursing and Midwifery Care NU2050Research for Evidence Based Nursing and Midwifery Care
2018Dissertation in Nursing NU6073Dissertation in Nursing

Internal Collaborators

 NameInstituteCountry
Mr. Mark Corrigan Cork Breast Research CentreIRELAND

External Collaborators

 NameOrganisation / InstituteCountry
Dr. Elisio Costa Assistant Professor at Faculdade de Farmácia da Universidade do PortoPORTUGAL
Dr. Laurance Taggert University of UlsterNORTHERN IRELAND