Dr Maura Dowling

MSc,BNs,RNT,RGN,RM Cert Oncology,PhD

Contact Details

Lecturer Bar/College Lecturer
School of Nursing and Midwifery
Room 415 Aras Moyola
Newcastle Road
Galway

T: Ext. 3833
E: maura.dowling@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Dr Maura Dowling is a registered general nurse with specialist clinical experience in oncology nursing.
Maura has particular interest in haematology oncology, especially the management and care of patients living with a diagnosis of multiple myeloma.  Maura is involved in a number of collaborative research and clinical projects, mostly with Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioners. Maura is also a registered nurse tutor with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland and she has extensive  experience in developing on-line programmes at postgraduate level.
Currently, Maura is responsible for the academic administration of the following programmes:
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing (Oncology)
  • Master of Health Sciences (Advanced practice Nursing/Midwifery with prescribing)
  • Master of Health Sciences (Specialist Nursing)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing (Advanced Practice Nursing/Midwifery with prescribing)
  • Community Oncology Programme (this programme is offered in collaboration with centres for Nursing and Midwifery Education nationally, the office of the Nursing Services Director and the National Cancer Control Programme).

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2016) 'High Risk HPV testing following treatment for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia'
Molloy M, Comer R, Rogers P, Dowling M, Meskell P, Astbury C, O’Leary M (2016) 'High Risk HPV testing following treatment for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia'. Irish Journal Of Medical Science, In Press, [Details]
(2016) 'Skin injury prevention in an Irish neonatal unit: An action research study'
Grosvenor J, O’Hara M, Dowling M (2016) 'Skin injury prevention in an Irish neonatal unit: An action research study'. Journal of Neonatal Nursing, [Details]
(2015) 'Quality of life and resilience related to chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN) in patients post treatment with platinums and taxanes'
Egan M, Meskell P, Burke E, MacNeela P, Dowling M (2015) 'Quality of life and resilience related to chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN) in patients post treatment with platinums and taxanes'. Journal of Research in Nursing, 20 (5):385-398 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'Metastatic colorectal cancer management and nursing implications'
Meade L, Dowling M (2015) 'Metastatic colorectal cancer management and nursing implications'. Cancer Nursing Practice, 14 (3):25-30 [Details]
(2015) 'Myelodysplastic syndromes: Update and Nursing considerations'
Kelly M, Meenaghan T, Dowling M (2015) 'Myelodysplastic syndromes: Update and Nursing considerations'. Cancer Nursing Practice, 14 (4):28-37 [Details]
(2015) 'Secondary traumatic stress among emergency nurses: a cross-sectional study'
Duffy, E,Avalos, G,Dowling, M (2015) 'Secondary traumatic stress among emergency nurses: a cross-sectional study'. International emergency nursing, 23 :53-58 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'Public health nurses' (PHNs) experiences of their role as part of a primary care team (PCT) in Ireland'
Giltenane, M,Kelly, M,Dowling, M (2015) 'Public health nurses' (PHNs) experiences of their role as part of a primary care team (PCT) in Ireland'. Australian Journal Of Advanced Nursing, 32 :6-15 [Details]
(2015) 'The unmet palliative care needs of those dying with dementia'
Dempsey, L., Dowling, M., Larkin, P., Murphy, K. (2015) 'The unmet palliative care needs of those dying with dementia'. International journal of palliative nursing, 21 (3):24-31 [Details]
(2015) ''This is not in my head': lived experience of Fibromyalgia'
Diviney M, Dowling M (2015) ''This is not in my head': lived experience of Fibromyalgia'. Primary Healthcare, 25 (9):18-23 [Details]
(2014) 'Exploration of the meaning of connectedness for older people in long-term care in context of their quality of life: a review and commentary'
Cooney A, Dowling M, Gannon ME, Dempsey L, Murphy K (2014) 'Exploration of the meaning of connectedness for older people in long-term care in context of their quality of life: a review and commentary'. International journal of older people nursing, 9 (3):192-199 [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Nurses' perceptions of the factors which cause violence and aggression in the emergency department: A qualitative study'
Angland, S. Dowling, M. & Casey, D. (2014) 'Nurses' perceptions of the factors which cause violence and aggression in the emergency department: A qualitative study'. International Emergency Nursing, 22 :134-139 [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT) in the treatment of borderline personality disorder'
O'Connell, B,Dowling, M (2014) 'Dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT) in the treatment of borderline personality disorder'. Journal Of Psychiatric And Mental Health Nursing, 21 :518-525 [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Adult trained peri-operative nurses' practice of family-centered care'
Hamilton G, Corlett J, Dowling M (2014) 'Adult trained peri-operative nurses' practice of family-centered care'. British Journal Of Nursing, 23 (9):16-21 [Details]
(2014) 'Dialectical behaviour therapy in the treatment of Borderline personality disorder'
O'Connell B & Dowling M (2014) 'Dialectical behaviour therapy in the treatment of Borderline personality disorder'. Journal Of Psychiatric And Mental Health Nursing, 21 (6):518-515 [Details]
(2014) 'Family carers lived experience of having a relative with an ongoing mental illness'
Cleary A, Walsh F, Dowling M (2014) 'Family carers lived experience of having a relative with an ongoing mental illness'. British Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 3 (4):18-23 [Details]
(2013) 'Advanced practice nursing:A concept analysis'
Dowling, M., Beauchesne, M. Farrelly, F. Murphy, K. (2013) 'Advanced practice nursing:A concept analysis'. International Journal Of Nursing Practice, 19 :131-140 [Details]
(2013) 'Improving myeloma patients' quality of life: what can nurses do?'
Dowling M, Kelly M, Meenaghan T (2013) 'Improving myeloma patients' quality of life: what can nurses do?'. Cancer Nursing Practice, 12 (8):30-38 [Details]
(2013) 'Community Psychiatric Nurses' experiences of working with clients with Borderline Personality Disorder'
O'Connell B, Dowling M (2013) 'Community Psychiatric Nurses' experiences of working with clients with Borderline Personality Disorder'. Mental Health Practice, [Details]
(2013) 'An overview of interpretive phenomenology as a research methodology'
Tuohy D, Cooney A, Dowling M, Murphy K, Sixsmith J (2013) 'An overview of interpretive phenomenology as a research methodology'. Nurse Researcher, 20 (3):17-20 [Details]
(2013) 'Management of death rattle at end of life'
Twomey S, Dowling M (2013) 'Management of death rattle at end of life'. British Journal Of Nursing, 22 (2):81-85 [Details]
(2013) 'Community Psychiatric Nurses' experiences of working with clients with Borderline Personality Disorder'
O'Connell B & Dowling M (2013) 'Community Psychiatric Nurses' experiences of working with clients with Borderline Personality Disorder'. Mental Health Practice, 17 (4):27-33 [Details]
(2013) 'Advanced practice nursing: a concept analysis'
Dowling M, Beauchesne M, Farrelly F, Murphy K. (2013) 'Advanced practice nursing: a concept analysis'. International Journal Of Nursing Practice, 19 :131-140 [Details]
(2013) 'Comment: Multiple myeloma: treatment options for myeloma'
Meenagan T, Kelly M, Dowling M (2013) 'Comment: Multiple myeloma: treatment options for myeloma'. British Journal Of Nursing (Oncology Supplement), 22 (7):S16-S17 [Details]
(2013) 'Experiences of involuntary detention in an approved mental health service'
McGuinness, D., Dowling, M., Trimble, T. (2013) 'Experiences of involuntary detention in an approved mental health service'. Journal Of Psychiatric And Mental Health Nursing, 20 (8):726-734 [Details]
(2013) 'Patients' satisfaction with an advanced nurse practitioner in Haematology'
Kelly M, Dowling M, Burke E, Meskell P (2013) 'Patients' satisfaction with an advanced nurse practitioner in Haematology'. Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 9 (7):466-469 [Details]
(2012) 'An overview of interpretive phenomenology as a research methodology'
Tuohy, D., Cooney, A., Dowling, M., Murphy, K. & Sixsmith, J (2012) 'An overview of interpretive phenomenology as a research methodology'. Nurse Researcher, [Details]
(2012) 'Research approaches related to phenomenology'
Dowling, M., Cooney, A. (2012) 'Research approaches related to phenomenology'. Nurse Researcher, 20 (2):21-27 [Details]
(2012) 'Exploration of the meaning of connectedness for older people in long-term care in context of their quality of life'
Cooney, A., Dowling, M., Gannon, M., Dempsey, L., Murphy, K. (2012) 'Exploration of the meaning of connectedness for older people in long-term care in context of their quality of life'. International journal of older people nursing, [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Exploring registered psychiatric nurses’ responses towards service users with a diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)'
McGrath, B., Dowling, M (2012) 'Exploring registered psychiatric nurses’ responses towards service users with a diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)'. Nursing Research and Practice, article ID 601918 10 pages [Details]
(2012) 'Continuing education for urology nurses: harnessing the potential of e-learning'
Dowling, M,Power, M,O'Boyle, G (2012) 'Continuing education for urology nurses: harnessing the potential of e-learning'. International Journal of Urological Nursing, 6 :30-34 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Early intervention and management of adrenal insufficiency in children'
Moloney S, Dowling M (2012) 'Early intervention and management of adrenal insufficiency in children'. Nursing Children and Young People, 24 (7):25-28 [Details]
(2012) 'Nurses’ experience of loss on the death of older persons in long-term residential care: Findings from an interpretative phenomenological study'
Gannon, M & Dowling, M. (2012) 'Nurses’ experience of loss on the death of older persons in long-term residential care: Findings from an interpretative phenomenological study'. International Journal Of Older People Nursing, 7 (4):243-252 [Details]
(2012) 'Management of chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) in children and adolescents'
Clinton F, Dowling M, Capra M (2012) 'Management of chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) in children and adolescents'. Nursing Children and Young People, 24 (7):18-24 [Details]
(2012) 'Early Breast Cancer: not just one disease'
Meade L, Dowling M (2012) 'Early Breast Cancer: not just one disease'. British Journal Of Nursing (Oncology Supplement), 21 (16):S20-S24 [Details]
(2012) 'Maximising psychiatric nurses’ contribution to interdisciplinary working'
Walsh F, Cleary A, Dowling M (2012) 'Maximising psychiatric nurses’ contribution to interdisciplinary working'. British Journal Of Community Nursing, 17 (5):226-231 [Details]
(2012) 'Comment: Treating Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia: NICE guidance'
Dowling M, Meenaghan T, Kelly M (2012) 'Comment: Treating Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia: NICE guidance'. British Journal Of Nursing, 21 (4):S16-S17 [Details]
(2012) 'Acute Leukaemia: Making sense of a complex blood cancer'
Meenaghan, T., Dowling, M., Kelly, M. (2012) 'Acute Leukaemia: Making sense of a complex blood cancer'. British Journal Of Nursing, 20 (2):76-83 [Details]
(2012) 'Research approaches related to phenomenology: Negotiating and complex landscape'
Dowling, M., Cooney, A (2012) 'Research approaches related to phenomenology: Negotiating and complex landscape'. Nurse Researcher, 20 (2):21-27 [Details]
(2012) 'Monitoring and documentation of side effects from depot antipsychotic medication: an interdisciplinary audit of practice in a regional mental health service'
Cleary, A,Walsh, F,Connolly, H,Hays, V,Oluwole, B,Macken, E,Dowling, M (2012) 'Monitoring and documentation of side effects from depot antipsychotic medication: an interdisciplinary audit of practice in a regional mental health service'. Journal Of Psychiatric And Mental Health Nursing, 19 :395-401 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Comment: Multiple Myeloma: treatment-related peripheral neuropathy'
Dowling M, Kelly M, Meenaghan T (2012) 'Comment: Multiple Myeloma: treatment-related peripheral neuropathy'. British Journal Of Nursing, 21 (22) [Details]
(2011) 'Developing a structured education programme for clients with COPD'
Casey D, Murphy K, Cooney A, Mee L (2011) 'Developing a structured education programme for clients with COPD'. British Journal Of Community Nursing, 16 (5):231-237 [Details]
(2011) 'A concept analysis of empowerment in chronic illness from the perspective of the nurse, and the client living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)'
Dowling, M. Murphy, K. Cooney, A. & Casey, D. (2011) 'A concept analysis of empowerment in chronic illness from the perspective of the nurse, and the client living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)'. Journal Of Nursing & Healthcare Of Chronic Illness, 3 (4):476-487 [Details]
(2011) 'The factors which influence nurses when weaning patients from mechanical ventilation: Findings from a qualitative study'
Lavelle, C., Dowling, M. (2011) 'The factors which influence nurses when weaning patients from mechanical ventilation: Findings from a qualitative study'. Intensive and Critical Care Nursing, 27 (5):244-252 [Details]
(2011) 'Evaluation of bone marrow examinations performed by an advanced nurse practitioner: An extended role within a haematology service'
Kelly, M,Crotty, G,Perera, K,Dowling, M (2011) 'Evaluation of bone marrow examinations performed by an advanced nurse practitioner: An extended role within a haematology service'. European Journal Of Oncology Nursing, 15 :335-338 [DOI] [Details]
(2011) 'Developing a structured education programme for clients with COPD'
Casey, D. Murphy, K. Cooney, A. Mee, L. & Dowling, M. (2011) 'Developing a structured education programme for clients with COPD'. British Journal Of Community Nursing, 16 (4):181-187 [Details]
(2011) 'Living with a diagnosis of myeloma: an ‘unknown’ cancer'
Kelly, M.,Dowling, M. (2011) 'Living with a diagnosis of myeloma: an ‘unknown’ cancer'. Nursing Standard, 25 (28):38-45 [Details]
(2011) 'Evaluation of bone marrow examinations performed by an advanced nurse practitioner: an extended role within a haematology service'
Kelly, M.,Crotty, G.,Perera, K.,Dowling, M. (2011) 'Evaluation of bone marrow examinations performed by an advanced nurse practitioner: an extended role within a haematology service'. European Journal Of Oncology Nursing, 15 (4):335-338 [Details]
(2011) 'Comment: Young patients with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia'
Kelly M, Dowlng M, Meenaghan T (2011) 'Comment: Young patients with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia'. British Journal Of Nursing, 20 (17):S30-S30 [Details]
(2011) 'Child protection role of community nurses: the views of Public Health Nurses in Ireland'
Kent S, Dowling M, Byrne G (2011) 'Child protection role of community nurses: the views of Public Health Nurses in Ireland'. Community Practitioner, 84 (11):33-36 [Details]
(2010) 'Receiving treatment for acute leukaemia: elderly patients lived experience'
Meenaghan, T.,Dowling, M. (2010) 'Receiving treatment for acute leukaemia: elderly patients lived experience'. British Journal of Nursing, 19 (1):52-57 [Details]
(2010) 'Home administration of bortezomib: Making a difference to myeloma patients' lives'
Meenaghan, T,O'Dwyer, M,Hayden, P,Hayat, A,Murray, M,Dowling, M (2010) 'Home administration of bortezomib: Making a difference to myeloma patients' lives'. European Journal Of Oncology Nursing, 14 :134-136 [DOI] [Details]
(2010) 'Myeloma: making sense of a complex blood cancer'
Kelly, M.,Meenaghan, T.,Dowling, M. (2010) 'Myeloma: making sense of a complex blood cancer'. British Journal of Nursing, 19 (21):1346-1353 [Details]
(2010) 'Empowerment for young people with psychosis'
Hunter, A.,Grealish, A.M.,Dowling, M. (2010) 'Empowerment for young people with psychosis'. Mental Health Practice, 13 :30-33 [Details]
(2009) 'Living with a diagnosis of Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC): Patients’ lived experience'
McCarthy, I.,Dowling, M. (2009) 'Living with a diagnosis of Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC): Patients’ lived experience'. International Journal of Palliative Nursing, 15 (12):579-587 [Details]
(2009) 'The road to recovery'
Cleary, A.,Dowling, M. (2009) 'The road to recovery'. MENTAL HEALTH PRACTICE, 12 (5):28-31 [Details]
(2009) 'Knowledge and attitudes of mental health professionals in Ireland to the concept of recovery in mental health: a questionnaire survey'
Cleary, A,Dowling, M (2009) 'Knowledge and attitudes of mental health professionals in Ireland to the concept of recovery in mental health: a questionnaire survey'. Journal Of Psychiatric And Mental Health Nursing, 16 :539-545 [DOI] [Details]
(2009) 'Providing comfort to patients in their palliative care trajectory: The experiences of female nurses working in an acute general setting'
Roche-Fahy, V.,Dowling, M. (2009) 'Providing comfort to patients in their palliative care trajectory: The experiences of female nurses working in an acute general setting'. International Journal Of Palliative Nursing, 15 (3):66-73 [Details]
(2008) 'Mental health consequences of child sexual abuse (CSA)'
Mullers,E.S ,Dowling, M. (2008) 'Mental health consequences of child sexual abuse (CSA)'. BRITISH JOURNAL OF NURSING, 17 (22):604-608 [Details]
(2008) 'Increasing the uptake of cervical screening'
Gannon,M,Dowling, M. (2008) 'Increasing the uptake of cervical screening'. BRITISH JOURNAL OF NURSING, 17 (20):1280-1284 [Details]
(2008) 'Rehabilitation following a lower limb amputation'
Kelly, M., Dowling, M. (2008) 'Rehabilitation following a lower limb amputation'. NURSING STANDARD, 22 (49):35-40 [Details]
(2008) 'The meaning of nurse-patient intimacy in oncology care settings: from the nurse and patient perspective'
Dowling,M. (2008) 'The meaning of nurse-patient intimacy in oncology care settings: from the nurse and patient perspective'. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ONCOLOGY NURSING, 12 :319-328 [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'Ethnomethodology: Time for a revisit? A discussion paper'
Dowling, M. (2007) 'Ethnomethodology: Time for a revisit? A discussion paper'. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NURSING STUDIES, 44 (5):826-833 [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'Working in an overcrowded accident and emergency department: nurses' narratives'
Kilcoyne, M,Dowling, M (2007) 'Working in an overcrowded accident and emergency department: nurses' narratives'. Australian Journal Of Advanced Nursing, 25 :21-27 [Details]
(2007) 'Discharge planning: communication, education and patient participation'
Carroll, A. , Dowling, M. (2007) 'Discharge planning: communication, education and patient participation'. BRITISH JOURNAL OF NURSING, 16 (4):882-886 [Details]
(2007) 'Living with diabetes: an adolescent perspective'
Burke H and Dowling M (2007) 'Living with diabetes: an adolescent perspective'. Journal of Diabetes Nursing, 11 (3):90-96 [Details]
(2007) 'From Husserl to van Manen: A review of different phenomenological approaches'
Dowling, M. (2007) 'From Husserl to van Manen: A review of different phenomenological approaches'. International Journal Of Nursing Studies, 44 (1):131-142 [Details]
(2007) 'Parenting a child with a learning disability'
Fitzpatrick, A.,Dowling, M. (2007) 'Parenting a child with a learning disability'. NURSING STANDARD, 22 (14-16):35-40 [Details]
(2006) 'The sociology of intimacy in the nurse-patient relationship'
Dowling, M. (2006) 'The sociology of intimacy in the nurse-patient relationship'. NURSING STANDARD, 20 (23):48-54 [Details]
(2006) 'Approaches to reflexivity in qualitative research'
Dowling, M. (2006) 'Approaches to reflexivity in qualitative research'. NURSE RESEARCHER, 13 (3):7-21 [Details]
(2005) 'Patients' satisfaction with a nurse-led oncology service'
Egan, M.,Dowling, M. (2005) 'Patients' satisfaction with a nurse-led oncology service'. BRITISH JOURNAL OF NURSING, 14 (21):1112-1116 [Details]
(2004) 'Exploring the relationship between caring, love and intimacy in nursing'
Dowling, M. (2004) 'Exploring the relationship between caring, love and intimacy in nursing'. British Journal of Nursing, 13 (21):1289-1292 [Details]
(2004) 'Reducing the likelihood of falls in older people'
Kelly, A., Dowling, M. (2004) 'Reducing the likelihood of falls in older people'. NURSING STANDARD, 18 (49):33-40 [Details]
(2004) 'Hermeneutics: an exploration'
Dowling, M. (2004) 'Hermeneutics: an exploration'. NURSE RESEARCHER, 11 (4):30-39 [Details]
(2003) 'A concept analysis of intimacy in nursing'
Dowling, M. (2003) 'A concept analysis of intimacy in nursing'. All Ireland Journal of Nursing and Midwifery, 2 (11):40-46 [Details]
(2000) 'Nurses' perceptions of the clinical nurse specialist role'
Dowling, M. (2000) 'Nurses' perceptions of the clinical nurse specialist role'. NURSING REVIEW, 17 (4):96-99 [Details]
(1997) 'Update: Multiple Myeloma'
Dowling, M. (1997) 'Update: Multiple Myeloma'. PROFESSIONAL NURSE, 12 (5):354-357 [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2011) 'Phenomenological research approaches: mapping the terrain of competing perspectives'
Dowling, M. (2011) 'Phenomenological research approaches: mapping the terrain of competing perspectives' In: Qualitative Research in Midwifery and Childbirth: Phenomenological Approaches, Routledge, Chapter 4. [Details]
(2009) 'Exploring the meaning of nurse-patient intimacy in oncology care settings: utilisation of phenomenology and feminism'
Dowling, M. (2009) 'Exploring the meaning of nurse-patient intimacy in oncology care settings: utilisation of phenomenology and feminism' In: Trends in nursing research, Nova Science Publishers , New York. [Details]
(2008) 'Entries on “Reflexivity” and “ATLASti”'
Dowling, M. (2008) 'Entries on “Reflexivity” and “ATLASti”' In: Sage Encyclopaedia of Qualitative Research Methods Thousand Oaks, CA. [Details]
(2000) 'Myeloma Nursing in Haematology Oncology Edinburgh: Bailliere Tindall'
Dowling, M (2000) 'Myeloma Nursing in Haematology Oncology Edinburgh: Bailliere Tindall' In: [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2012) 12th Annual All Ireland Society for Higher Education (AISHE), Dublin City University, Dublin
Smyth, S., Houghton, C., Cooney, A., Dowling, M., Kelly, M., Kelly, J., & Cantillon, P (2012) Using Video Conferencing in Postgraduate Education: Benefits and Challenges 12th Annual All Ireland Society for Higher Education (AISHE), Dublin City University, Dublin [Details]
(2011) National Council for the Professional Development of Nursing and Midwifery in Ireland. Dublin, Ireland
Begley,C.,Murphy, K.,Higgins, A.,Elliott, N.,Lalor, J.,Sheerin, F.,Coyne, I.,Comiskey, C.,Norm, C.,Casey, D.,Dowling, M.,Devane, D.,Cooney, A.,Farrelly, F.,Brennan, M.,Meskell, P.,MacNeela, P. (2011) An Evaluation of Specialist Clinical Nurse and Midwife and Advanced Nurse and Midwife Practitioner Roles in Ireland (SCAPE). Paper National Council for the Professional Development of Nursing and Midwifery in Ireland. Dublin, Ireland [Details]
(2007) 8th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference. School of Nursing and Midwifery
Dowling M (2007) Oncology nurses’ descriptions of intimacy with patients: mirroring Edith Stein’s phenomenological conceptualisation of empathy 8th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference. School of Nursing and Midwifery Trinity College, Dublin, , 07-NOV-08 - 09-NOV-10 [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2004) Transforming Healthcare through research, education and technology
Dowling M (2004) Ethnomethodology: a suitable methodology for the study of intimacy in the nurse-patient relationship Transforming Healthcare through research, education and technology Trinity College Dublin, [Details]

Published Reports

  Year Publication
(2012) Evaluation of the Suicide Crisis Assessment Nurse (SCAN) Service.
Bradley S, Murphy K, Devane D, Kennelly B, Meskell P, Dowling M, Smyth S, Tully A, Conway Y, Butler MP, Jordon F. (2012) Evaluation of the Suicide Crisis Assessment Nurse (SCAN) Service. Health Service Executive, Dublin. [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2010) An Evaluation of Clinical Nurse and Midwife Specialist and Advanced Nurse and Midwife Practitioner Roles in Ireland (SCAPE).
Begley C, Murphy K, Higgins A, Elliott N, Lalor J, Sheerin F, Coyne I, Comiskey C, Normand C, Casey C, Dowling M, Devane D, Cooney A, Farrelly F, Brennan M, Meskell P, MacNeela P. (2010) An Evaluation of Clinical Nurse and Midwife Specialist and Advanced Nurse and Midwife Practitioner Roles in Ireland (SCAPE). NCNM, Dublin. [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
(2011) 'Nurses' experience of loss on the death of older persons in long-term residential care setting’'
Gannon,M.,Dowling,M. (2011) 'Nurses' experience of loss on the death of older persons in long-term residential care setting’' Ireland Gerontological Nurses Association Newsletter, . [Details]
(2003) 'Advanced practice: past and current trends'
Dowling, M. (2003) 'Advanced practice: past and current trends' Irish Nurse, 5 (10) :20-21. [Details]
(2000) 'Expert practice'
Dowling, M. (2000) 'Expert practice' ALL IRELAND JOURNAL OF NURSING AND MIDWIFERY, 1 (2) :46-47. [Details]

Abstract

  Year Publication
(2012) What do patients think of an advanced nurse practitioner in haematology? Patient satisfaction with a new nursing role.
Kelly M, Dowling M, Meskell, P & Burke E (2012) What do patients think of an advanced nurse practitioner in haematology? Patient satisfaction with a new nursing role. Bone Marrow Transplantation: Abstract [Details]
(2007) Living with myeloma: An interpretive phenomenological study.
Kelly, M,Crotty, G,Dowling, M,Noone, P (2007) Living with myeloma: An interpretive phenomenological study. Abstract [Details]

Book Review

  Year Publication
(2011) Guided Reflection: a narrative approach to advancing professional practice. Second Edition. Book Review.
Dowling M (2011) Guided Reflection: a narrative approach to advancing professional practice. Second Edition. Book Review. Book Review [Details]
(2007) Keywords in Qualitative Research. A vocabulary of research concepts. Sage. Book Review.
Dowling M (2007) Keywords in Qualitative Research. A vocabulary of research concepts. Sage. Book Review. Book Review [Details]
(2007) Health and Social research in Multiethnic societies. Book review.
Dowling M (2007) Health and Social research in Multiethnic societies. Book review. Book Review [Details]
(2006) Book Review Nursing patients with cancer: principles and practice Elsevier Churchill Livingstone.
Dowling, M. (2006) Book Review Nursing patients with cancer: principles and practice Elsevier Churchill Livingstone. Book Review [Details]

Conference Paper

  Year Publication
(2012) Using videoconferencing in postgraduate education: benefits and challenges. Paper. All Ireland Society for Higher Education (AISHE) Annual Conference, Dublin, 30th-31st August.
Smyth, S., Houghton, C., Cooney, A., Dowling M., Kelly, M., Kelly, J. & Cantillon, P. (2012) Using videoconferencing in postgraduate education: benefits and challenges. Paper. All Ireland Society for Higher Education (AISHE) Annual Conference, Dublin, 30th-31st August. Conference Paper [Details]
(2011) Nurses’ experience of loss on the death of older persons in long-term residential care: Findings from an interpretive phenomenological study. 3rd International Conference on Nursing and Midwifery, NUI Galway.
Gannon, M.,Dowling, M. (2011) Nurses’ experience of loss on the death of older persons in long-term residential care: Findings from an interpretive phenomenological study. 3rd International Conference on Nursing and Midwifery, NUI Galway. Conference Paper [Details]
(2011) Transforming nurses/midwives’ research into publication: lessons learnt from a pilot e-learning module. Paper. 12th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference. Transforming Healthcare through Research And Education. School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin. 10th November.
Dowling, M., Murphy, K., Cooney, A., Devane, D., Casey, D., Meskell, P., Houghton, C. & O’Reilly M.F. (2011) Transforming nurses/midwives’ research into publication: lessons learnt from a pilot e-learning module. Paper. 12th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference. Transforming Healthcare through Research And Education. School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin. 10th November. Conference Paper [Details]
(2011) Knowledge and attitudes of mental health professionals to the concept of recovery in mental health. 3rd International Conference on Nursing and Midwifery, NUI Galway.
Cleary, A.,Dowling, M. (2011) Knowledge and attitudes of mental health professionals to the concept of recovery in mental health. 3rd International Conference on Nursing and Midwifery, NUI Galway. Conference Paper [Details]
(2010) Home administration of Bortezomib (Velcade): Making a difference to myeloma patients’ quality of life. 29th International Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference, RCSI, Dublin.
Meenaghan, T.,Dowling, M. (2010) Home administration of Bortezomib (Velcade): Making a difference to myeloma patients’ quality of life. 29th International Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference, RCSI, Dublin. Conference Paper [Details]
(2008) The satisfaction and the worry: emotional effects on oncology nurses from close relationships with patients. 27th International Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference, RCSI, Dublin RCSI Dublin.
Dowling, M. (2008) The satisfaction and the worry: emotional effects on oncology nurses from close relationships with patients. 27th International Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference, RCSI, Dublin RCSI Dublin. Conference Paper [Details]
(2008) Increasing global awareness: Exploring similarities and differences in advanced nursing practice in the United States, United Kingdom, Ireland and Canada . Paper 5th International Council of Nurses International Nurse Practitioner/Advanced Practice Nursing Network (INP/APNN) Conference, Toronto.
Bridges, L.,Beauchesne, M.,Dowling, M.,Farrelly, F.,Brennan, M.,Rews, G.,Hallen, E. (2008) Increasing global awareness: Exploring similarities and differences in advanced nursing practice in the United States, United Kingdom, Ireland and Canada . Paper 5th International Council of Nurses International Nurse Practitioner/Advanced Practice Nursing Network (INP/APNN) Conference, Toronto. Conference Paper [Details]
(2007) Nurses' social judegment of oncology patients. 7th Annual Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference, University College Cork University College Cork.
Dowling, M. (2007) Nurses' social judegment of oncology patients. 7th Annual Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference, University College Cork University College Cork. Conference Paper [Details]
(2006) Hopefulness: stimulus to intimate nurse-patient relationships in oncology. 25th Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Conference Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.
Dowling, M. (2006) Hopefulness: stimulus to intimate nurse-patient relationships in oncology. 25th Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Conference Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. Conference Paper [Details]
(2006) Nurses' communication with patients in cancer care settings: patterns of engagement. 6th Annual Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference University College Cork.
Dowling, M. (2006) Nurses' communication with patients in cancer care settings: patterns of engagement. 6th Annual Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference University College Cork. Conference Paper [Details]
(2005) Repeat interviewing: expectations versus realities. Transforming healthcare through research, education and technology. 6th Annual conference. Trinity College, Dublin.
Dowling, M. (2005) Repeat interviewing: expectations versus realities. Transforming healthcare through research, education and technology. 6th Annual conference. Trinity College, Dublin. Conference Paper [Details]
(2005) The meaning of intimacy in nurse-patient relationships in oncology. 1st Annual international conference on working with emotions: Organisations, occupations and self. Tavistock centre, London.
Dowling, M. (2005) The meaning of intimacy in nurse-patient relationships in oncology. 1st Annual international conference on working with emotions: Organisations, occupations and self. Tavistock centre, London. Conference Paper [Details]
(2005) Reflexivity: feminist research and beyond. Feminism. Within and without. Women's studies conference. National University of Ireland, Galway.
Dowling, M. (2005) Reflexivity: feminist research and beyond. Feminism. Within and without. Women's studies conference. National University of Ireland, Galway. Conference Paper [Details]
(2005) Repeat interviewing in a hermeneutic study: expectations versus reality, Transforming Healthcare through research, education and technology. University of Dublin Trinity College, Faculty of Health Sciences.
Dowling, M (2005) Repeat interviewing in a hermeneutic study: expectations versus reality, Transforming Healthcare through research, education and technology. University of Dublin Trinity College, Faculty of Health Sciences. Conference Paper [Details]
(2005) An exploration of the meaning of intimacy in nurse-patient relationships in oncology. Women’s studies postgraduate presentation, Women’s studies centre, National University of Ireland, Galway.
Dowling, M. (2005) An exploration of the meaning of intimacy in nurse-patient relationships in oncology. Women’s studies postgraduate presentation, Women’s studies centre, National University of Ireland, Galway. Conference Paper [Details]
(2005) An exploration of the meaning of intimacy in nurse-patient relationships on oncology. Women’s Studies Conference, University College Cork.
Dowling, M. (2005) An exploration of the meaning of intimacy in nurse-patient relationships on oncology. Women’s Studies Conference, University College Cork. Conference Paper [Details]
(2000) Nurses’ perceptions of the Clinical Nurse Specialist role. presented at 1st Annual Research conference in Nursing & Midwifery Practice, Trinity College, Dublin.
Dowling, M. (2000) Nurses’ perceptions of the Clinical Nurse Specialist role. presented at 1st Annual Research conference in Nursing & Midwifery Practice, Trinity College, Dublin. Conference Paper [Details]

Conference Poster

  Year Publication
(2011) Role transition for the development of an advanced nurse practitioner in haematology: Can lessons be learned from more established ANP roles?.
Meenaghan, T, Angland, S., Dowling, M., Kelly, M. (2011) Role transition for the development of an advanced nurse practitioner in haematology: Can lessons be learned from more established ANP roles?. Haematology Association of Ireland, Annual Meeting. Wicklow, 14th-16th October: Conference Poster [Details]
(2011) Age matters: a nursing perspective on meeting the needs of “younger” patients diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL)?.
Kelly, M., Dowling, M. & Meenaghan, T. (2011) Age matters: a nursing perspective on meeting the needs of “younger” patients diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL)?. Haematology Association of Ireland, Annual Meeting. Wicklow, 14th-16th October: Conference Poster [Details]
(2011) What do patients think of an advanced nurse practitioner (ANP) in haematology? Patient satisfaction with a new nursing role.
Kelly, M., Dowling, M., Meskell, P. & Burke, E. (2011) What do patients think of an advanced nurse practitioner (ANP) in haematology? Patient satisfaction with a new nursing role. Conference Poster [Details]
(2010) Developing and implementing a structured education pulmonary rehabilitation programme for the Irish primary health care setting . COPD7 International Multidisciplinary Conference on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Birmingham. Poster.
Murphy, K.,Casey, D.,Cooney, A.,Dowling, M.,Prince Research Team (2010) Developing and implementing a structured education pulmonary rehabilitation programme for the Irish primary health care setting . COPD7 International Multidisciplinary Conference on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Birmingham. Poster. Conference Poster [Details]
(2010) Evaluation of the Haematology Advanced Nurse Practitioner (ANP) role within a regional haematology service Haematology Association of Ireland Annual Conference, Galway.
Kelly, M.,Dowling, M. (2010) Evaluation of the Haematology Advanced Nurse Practitioner (ANP) role within a regional haematology service Haematology Association of Ireland Annual Conference, Galway. Conference Poster [Details]
(2010) Developing and implementing a structured education pulmonary rehabilitation programme for the Irish primary health care setting. Poster. COPD7 Conference, International Multidisciplinary Conference on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Birmingham. 30th June - 2nd July.
Murphy, K. Casey, D. Cooney, A. Dowling, M. & The Prince Research Team (2010) Developing and implementing a structured education pulmonary rehabilitation programme for the Irish primary health care setting. Poster. COPD7 Conference, International Multidisciplinary Conference on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Birmingham. 30th June - 2nd July. Conference Poster [Details]
(2010) Receiving treatment for acute leukeamia: Elderly patients’ lived experience . 29th International Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference, RCSI, Dublin.
Meenaghan, T.,Dowling, M. (2010) Receiving treatment for acute leukeamia: Elderly patients’ lived experience . 29th International Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference, RCSI, Dublin. Conference Poster [Details]
(2010) Developing and implementing a structured education pulmonary rehabilitation programme for the Irish primary health care setting COPD7 . International Multidisciplinary Conference on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Poster.
Murphy, K.,Casey, D.,Cooney, A.,Dowling, M.,The Prince Research Team. (2010) Developing and implementing a structured education pulmonary rehabilitation programme for the Irish primary health care setting COPD7 . International Multidisciplinary Conference on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Poster. Conference Poster [Details]
(2007) “Before you leave your patient’s bedside…” Caring grid for novice student nurses . 8th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference. School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin.
Dowling, M.,O'Hara, M.,Mee, L. (2007) “Before you leave your patient’s bedside…” Caring grid for novice student nurses . 8th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference. School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin. Conference Poster [Details]
(2007) ‘Before you leave your patient’s bedside…’ Caring grid for novice student nurses . Poster presented at the 8th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference, University of Dublin Trinity College.
Dowling, M.,Mee, L.,O'Hara, M. (2007) ‘Before you leave your patient’s bedside…’ Caring grid for novice student nurses . Poster presented at the 8th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference, University of Dublin Trinity College. Conference Poster [Details]
(2007) Practice innovation and Journal Clubs . Poster: Presented at the 1st International Conference on “Building and Promoting Excellence in Practice,” Department of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, National University of Ireland, Galway and to presented on the 4-6th September 2007 at the “Nurse Education Today 2007 Conference,” University of Cambridge, England.
Conway, Y., Dowling, M., Montgomery, A., Smyth, S., Farrelly, F., Meagher, C., O'Hara, M (2007) Practice innovation and Journal Clubs . Poster: Presented at the 1st International Conference on “Building and Promoting Excellence in Practice,” Department of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, National University of Ireland, Galway and to presented on the 4-6th September 2007 at the “Nurse Education Today 2007 Conference,” University of Cambridge, England. Conference Poster [Details]
(2007) Oral Assessment; a systematic evaluation of available objective assessment tools Sharing Best Practice Conference Galway.
Dowling, M.,Smyth, S.,Farrelly, F.,Meagher, C.,Montgomery, A.,O'Hara, M. (2007) Oral Assessment; a systematic evaluation of available objective assessment tools Sharing Best Practice Conference Galway. Conference Poster [Details]
(2007) Practice innovation and journal clubs . Poster 1st International Conference, “Building and Promoting Excellence in Practice” Department of Nursing & Midwifery Studies, NUI Galway.
Conway, Y.,Dowling, M.,Montgomery, A.,Smyth, S.,Farrelly, F.,Meagher, C.,O'Hara, M. (2007) Practice innovation and journal clubs . Poster 1st International Conference, “Building and Promoting Excellence in Practice” Department of Nursing & Midwifery Studies, NUI Galway. Conference Poster [Details]
(2007) Working in an Irish Accident and Emergency department: Nurses' lived experience. Sharing best practice Galway.
Kilcoyne,M.,Dowling, M. (2007) Working in an Irish Accident and Emergency department: Nurses' lived experience. Sharing best practice Galway. Conference Poster [Details]
(2007) Practice innovation and Journal Clubs . Presented at the 1st International Conference on Building and Promoting Excellence in Practice, Department of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, National University of Ireland, Galway and to presented at the Nurse Education Today 2007 Conference, University of Cambridge, England.
Conway, Y.,Dowling, M.,Montgomery, A.,Smyth, S.,Farrelly, F.,Meagher, C.,O'Hara, M. (2007) Practice innovation and Journal Clubs . Presented at the 1st International Conference on Building and Promoting Excellence in Practice, Department of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, National University of Ireland, Galway and to presented at the Nurse Education Today 2007 Conference, University of Cambridge, England. Conference Poster [Details]
(2006) Working in an Irish Accident and Emergency Department: Nurses' lived experience. 7th Annual International Research Conference. Trinity College Dublin.
Kilcoyne,M.,Dowling, M. (2006) Working in an Irish Accident and Emergency Department: Nurses' lived experience. 7th Annual International Research Conference. Trinity College Dublin. Conference Poster [Details]
(2006) Satisfaction with a nurse-led oncology service, . Sharing Best Practice Conference, Galway.
Egan, M.,Dowling, M. (2006) Satisfaction with a nurse-led oncology service, . Sharing Best Practice Conference, Galway. Conference Poster [Details]
(2006) Oral Assessment; a systematic evaluation of available objective assessment tools . Presented at the 6th International Conference; Practice Development, Action Research and Reflective Practice. Royal College of Nursing. Edinburgh, Scotland.
Dowling, M.,Smyth, S.,Farrelly, F.,Meagher, C.,Montgomery, A.,O'Hara, M. (2006) Oral Assessment; a systematic evaluation of available objective assessment tools . Presented at the 6th International Conference; Practice Development, Action Research and Reflective Practice. Royal College of Nursing. Edinburgh, Scotland. Conference Poster [Details]
(2006) Oral Assessment; a systematic evaluation of available objective assessment tools . Poster: Presented at the 6th International Conference; Practice Development, Action Research and Reflective Practice Royal College of Nursing Edinburgh, Scotland.
Dowling, M.,Smyth, S.,Farrelly, F.,Meagher, C.,Montgomery, A.,O'Hara, M. (2006) Oral Assessment; a systematic evaluation of available objective assessment tools . Poster: Presented at the 6th International Conference; Practice Development, Action Research and Reflective Practice Royal College of Nursing Edinburgh, Scotland. Conference Poster [Details]
(2006) Oral Assessment; a systematic evaluation of available objective assessment tools. Poster Presentation) Sharing Best Practice Nursing & Midwifery Conference. Galway.
Dowling, M., Smyth, S., Farrelly, F., Meagher, C., Montgomery, A., O'Hara, M. (2006) Oral Assessment; a systematic evaluation of available objective assessment tools. Poster Presentation) Sharing Best Practice Nursing & Midwifery Conference. Galway. Conference Poster [Details]
(2006) Patients' satisfaction with a nurse-led oncology service. Sharing Best Practice Galway.
Egan, M., Dowling, M. (2006) Patients' satisfaction with a nurse-led oncology service. Sharing Best Practice Galway. Conference Poster [Details]
(2006) In pursuit of Best Practice: Clinical Nursing Policy and Procedure Committee at GRHs . Sharing Best Practice Conference, Galway.
Dowling, M.,Langan, M.,Loftus, D. (2006) In pursuit of Best Practice: Clinical Nursing Policy and Procedure Committee at GRHs . Sharing Best Practice Conference, Galway. Conference Poster [Details]
(2003) Intimacy in the nurse-patient relationship. 4th Annual International Research conference. Faculty of Health Sciences. Trinity College Dublin.
Dowling, M. (2003) Intimacy in the nurse-patient relationship. 4th Annual International Research conference. Faculty of Health Sciences. Trinity College Dublin. Conference Poster [Details]

Invited papers

  Year Publication
(2006) Nursing implications: after diagnosis, what next? Psychosocial aspects Myeloma MAGIC for nurses education day Dublin .
Dowling, M. (2006) Nursing implications: after diagnosis, what next? Psychosocial aspects Myeloma MAGIC for nurses education day Dublin . Invited papers [Details]
(2004) Advanced nursing practice in oncology. West of Ireland Cancer care study day Galway.
Dowling, M. (2004) Advanced nursing practice in oncology. West of Ireland Cancer care study day Galway. Invited papers [Details]
(2002) Nurses' perceptions of the clinical nurse specialist role. Irish Clinical Nurse Specialist (ICNS) 2nd annual study day Dublin.
Dowling, M. (2002) Nurses' perceptions of the clinical nurse specialist role. Irish Clinical Nurse Specialist (ICNS) 2nd annual study day Dublin. Invited papers [Details]
(2000) Nurses’ perceptions of the Clinical Nurse Specialist role, . presented at the Irish Clinical Nurse Specialist (ICNS) 2nd Annual Study day, Dublin.
Dowling, M. (2000) Nurses’ perceptions of the Clinical Nurse Specialist role, . presented at the Irish Clinical Nurse Specialist (ICNS) 2nd Annual Study day, Dublin. Invited papers [Details]

Personal communication

  Year Publication
(2012) People with cancer are facing hardship with recession.
Dowling M (2012) People with cancer are facing hardship with recession. Personal communication [Details]
(2010) Staff attitudes to Recovery.
Cleary A., Dowling, M. (2010) Staff attitudes to Recovery. Personal communication [Details]

Non Published Reports

  Year Publication
(2010) Evaluation of Clinical Nurse and Midwife Specialist and Advanced Nurse and Midwife Practitioner Roles in Ireland (SCAPE) Final Report . National Council for the Professional Development of Nursing and Midwifery in Ireland, Dublin.
Begley,C.,Murphy, K.,Higgins, A.,Elliott, N.,Lalor, J.,Sheerin, F.,Coyne, I.,Comiskey, C.,Norm, C.,Casey, C.,Dowling, M.,Devane, D.,Cooney, A., Farrelly, F.,Brennan, M.,Meskell, P.,MacNeela, P. (2010) Evaluation of Clinical Nurse and Midwife Specialist and Advanced Nurse and Midwife Practitioner Roles in Ireland (SCAPE) Final Report . National Council for the Professional Development of Nursing and Midwifery in Ireland, Dublin. Non Published Reports [Details]

Workshops

  Year Publication
(2011) Nurses' experience of loss on the death of older persons in long-term residential care: Findings from an interpretative phenomenological study'. 3rd International Nursing & Midwifery Conference,School of Nursing & Midwifery, National University of Ireland,Galway.
Gannon,M.,Dowling,M. (2011) Nurses' experience of loss on the death of older persons in long-term residential care: Findings from an interpretative phenomenological study'. 3rd International Nursing & Midwifery Conference,School of Nursing & Midwifery, National University of Ireland,Galway. Workshops [Details]
(2011) Competing perspectives on phenomenological approaches: Which one to choose?.
Dowling M (2011) Competing perspectives on phenomenological approaches: Which one to choose?. School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College, Dublin. PhD student workshop (invited): Workshops [Details]
(2010) An Evaluation of Specialist Clinical Nurse and Midwife and Advanced Nurse and Midwife Practitioner Roles in Ireland (SCAPE) . National Council for the Professional Development of Nursing and Midwifery in Ireland: Conference.
Begley C, Murphy K, Higgins A, Elliott N, Lalor J, Sheerin F, Coyne I, Comiskey C, Norm C, Casey C, Dowling M, Devane D, Cooney A, Farrelly F, Brennan M, Meskell P, MacNeela P. (2010) An Evaluation of Specialist Clinical Nurse and Midwife and Advanced Nurse and Midwife Practitioner Roles in Ireland (SCAPE) . National Council for the Professional Development of Nursing and Midwifery in Ireland: Conference. Workshops [Details]
(2005) An exploration of the meaning of intimacy in nurse-patient relationships in oncology. If I knew then what I know now: A women's studies post graduate forum. Women's studies conference University College Cork.
Dowling, M. (2005) An exploration of the meaning of intimacy in nurse-patient relationships in oncology. If I knew then what I know now: A women's studies post graduate forum. Women's studies conference University College Cork. Workshops [Details]

Teaching Interests

I teach across undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate programmes.

My specialist subjects are research methods, qualitative research approaches, (in particular phenomenological research approaches), haematology/oncology nursing and nursing theory. 
 
Current Postgraduate Research students:

Mary Butler: Doctorate- Ph.D. Principal supervisor
Laura Dempsey: Doctorate-Ph.D Principal supervisor.
Kate Arkley: Doctorate in Nursing Practice Ph.D Principal supervisor 

Siobhan Casey: MHSc (Specialist Nursing)