Mrs. Maureen D'Eath

BA,LLB,MA,MSc(Health Services Research)

Contact Details

Research Assistant
Health Promotion Research Centre
Room 201
Aras Na Coiribe
Discipline of Health Promotion
School of Health Sciences
NUI Galway

T: Ext. 3956
E: maureen.death@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Maureen has worked the Department of Health Promotion in various capacities since June 2004. She has been involved in teaching,  course coordination, module writing and  research projects including those concerning quality of life, the smoking ban, and inequality of access to the health services. She has also worked on  research projects within the School of Nursing NUIG;   the Department of Psychology NUIG;  the Department of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin;  the Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Trinity College Dublin; the Department of General Practice, N.U.I. Galway; the Health Service Executive (Western Area); the National Federation of Voluntary Bodies and AIDS West. 

Research Interests

·     Health inequalities

·     Health Needs assessments

·     Disability

Teaching Interests

·     Research Methods

·     Health Services

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2013) 'The CHARMS study: A qualitative enquiry of patient, general practitioner and cardiac rehabilitation staff views on sexual assessment and counselling for cardiac patients'
D’Eath, M., Byrne, M., Doherty, S., Murphy, A.W. & McGee, H. (2013) 'The CHARMS study: A qualitative enquiry of patient, general practitioner and cardiac rehabilitation staff views on sexual assessment and counselling for cardiac patients'. The Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 28 (2):E1-E13 [DOI] [Details]
(2013) 'Implementing a peer-support intervention for people with type 2 diabetes: a qualitative study'
Paul, G,Keogh, K,D'Eath, M,Smith, SM (2013) 'Implementing a peer-support intervention for people with type 2 diabetes: a qualitative study'. Family Practice, 30 :593-603 [DOI] [Details]
(2013) 'Interventions for improving population health literacy: Insights from a rapid review of the evidence'
Barry, MM; D’Eath, M; Sixsmith, J (2013) 'Interventions for improving population health literacy: Insights from a rapid review of the evidence'. Journal Of Health Communication, 18 (12):1507-1522 [DOI] [Details]
(2013) 'Interventions for Improving Population Health Literacy: Insights From a Rapid Review of the Evidence'
Barry, MM; D'Eath, M; Sixsmith, J (2013) 'Interventions for Improving Population Health Literacy: Insights From a Rapid Review of the Evidence'. Journal Of Health Communication, 18 :1507-1522 [DOI] [Details]
(2010) 'The Impacts of Service Learning on Irish Healthcare Students, Educators and Communities'
McMenamin, R., McGrath, M., D'Eath, M. (2010) 'The Impacts of Service Learning on Irish Healthcare Students, Educators and Communities'. Nursing & Health Sciences, 12 :499-506 [DOI] [Details]
(2005) 'Legislation for smoke-free workplaces and health of bar workers in Ireland: before and after study'
Allwright, S,Paul, G,Greiner, B,Mullally, BJ,Pursell, L,Kelly, A,Bonner, B,D'Eath, M,McConnell, B,McLaughlin, JP,O'Donovan, D,O'Kane, E,Perry, IJ (2005) 'Legislation for smoke-free workplaces and health of bar workers in Ireland: before and after study'. British Medical Journal, 331 [DOI] [Details]
(2005) 'The Experiences of People with Disabilities in Accessing Health Services in Ireland: Do inequalities exist?'
D'Eath, M., Sixsmith, J., Cannon, R., Kelly, L. (2005) 'The Experiences of People with Disabilities in Accessing Health Services in Ireland: Do inequalities exist?'. Disabilities Research Series 2. National Disability Authority, Dublin, [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
Quality of Life of Young People in Ireland with an Intellectual Disability. The National Disability Authority Conference
D'Eath, M., Hodgins, M., Cronin, M., Walls, M. Quality of Life of Young People in Ireland with an Intellectual Disability. The National Disability Authority Conference Dublin, [Details]
(2014) Royal College of Nursing International Research Conference. Glasgow
Cooney, A., Murphy, K., Casey, D., Gannon, M., Kelly, M. & D’Eath, M. (2014) “Connectedness” and its meaning for older people living in long-stay care settings Royal College of Nursing International Research Conference. Glasgow [Details]
(2013) SHAW: Sexual Health Awareness Week
D'Eath, M. & O' Higgins, S. (2013) Living with HIV in Ireland SHAW: Sexual Health Awareness Week [Details]
(2008) S.A.P.C
Corrigan, M, D’Eath M., Wilson, J., Cupples, ME. (2008) A qualitative evaluation of a cardiac secondary prevention programme in primary care on the island of Ireland S.A.P.C Galway, [Details]
(2006) World Conference on Tobacco and Health
Lisa Pursell, Maureen D’Eath, Diarmuid O’Donovan, Shane Allwright, Gillian Paul, Bernie Mullally, Birgit Greinier. (2006) Perceptions of the Impact of the Smoking Ban Among Bar Workers in the Republic of Ireland World Conference on Tobacco and Health Washington, [Details]
(2005) Disability and Population Health
D’Eath, M., Sixsmith, J., Cannon, R. & Kelly, L. (2005) The Experiences of People with Disabilities in Accessing Health Services in Ireland: Do inequalities exist? Disability and Population Health [Details]
(2005) Symposium for the anniversary of smoke-free workplaces
Pursell, L., Galvin, M., D’Eath, M., Keogh, M., Nic Gabhainn, S.,Pursell, L., Galvin, M., D’Eath, M., Keogh, M., Nic Gabhainn, S., O’ Donovan, D & Allwright, S. (2005) Attitudes of bar owners and workers in rural Ireland before and after the smoking ban Symposium for the anniversary of smoke-free workplaces Dublin, [Details]
(2004) IASSID Conference
D’Eath, M., Hodgins, M., Cronin, M., & Walls M. (2004) Quality of Life of Young People in Ireland with an Intellectual Disability IASSID Conference [Details]
(2004) National Federation of Voluntary Bodies
D'eath, M., Walls, M., Cronin, M. and Hodgins, M. (2004) Quality of Life for Young People with an Intellectual Disability in Ireland. Making the Difference through Research National Federation of Voluntary Bodies [Details]

Published Reports

  Year Publication
(2014) Health Communication and its Role in the Prevention and Control of Communicable Diseases in Europe- Current evidence, practice and future developments.
Sixsmith, J; Doyle, P; D’Eath, M and Barry, MM (2014) Health Communication and its Role in the Prevention and Control of Communicable Diseases in Europe- Current evidence, practice and future developments. ECDC, Stockholm. [DOI] [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2014) A Rapid Evidence Review of Health Advocacy for Communicable Diseases.
D’Eath, M; Barry, M M; Sixsmith, J (2014) A Rapid Evidence Review of Health Advocacy for Communicable Diseases. ECDC, Stockholm. [DOI] [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2013) A rapid evidence review of health advocacy for communicable diseases.
D'Eath, M; Barry, MM; Sixsmith, J (2013) A rapid evidence review of health advocacy for communicable diseases. European Centre for Disease Control, Stockholm. [Details]
(2013) Translating health communication for the prevention and control of communicable diseases in Europe: Current evidence, practice and future developments.
Sixsmith, J; Doyle, P; D’Eath, M; Barry, MM (2013) Translating health communication for the prevention and control of communicable diseases in Europe: Current evidence, practice and future developments. ECDC, Stockholm. [Details]
(2012) A Rapid Evidence Review of Interventions for Improving Health Literacy.
D’Eath, M; Barry, MM; Sixsmith, J (2012) A Rapid Evidence Review of Interventions for Improving Health Literacy. ECDC, Stockholm. [DOI] [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2011) An Independent Evaluation of the Strengthening Families Programme in the WRDTF Region.
J. Sixsmith; M. D'Eath (2011) An Independent Evaluation of the Strengthening Families Programme in the WRDTF Region. Western Regional Drugs Task Force, Galway Ireland. [Details]
(2008) Enhancing the Quality of Life of Older People Reliant on the State Pension.
Hodgins, M., McKenna, V., D'Eath, M. (2008) Enhancing the Quality of Life of Older People Reliant on the State Pension. . [Details]
(2006) A review of the literature on the effectiveness of mass media approaches for drug prevention and harm reduction and A process evaluation of the national Drugs Awareness Campaign 2003/5. National Advisory Council on Drugs, Dublin.
Sixsmith, J., D'Eath, M., Nic Gabahinn, S., Clerkin, P., O'Higgins, S. (2006) A review of the literature on the effectiveness of mass media approaches for drug prevention and harm reduction and A process evaluation of the national Drugs Awareness Campaign 2003/5. National Advisory Council on Drugs, Dublin. Health Promotion Research Centre, Galway. [Details]
(2005) The Development Process of the National Drugs Awareness Campaign Phase 3. National Advisory Council on Drugs, Dublin.
D'Eath, M., Sixsmith, J., Stevens, E., Nic Gabhainn, S. (2005) The Development Process of the National Drugs Awareness Campaign Phase 3. National Advisory Council on Drugs, Dublin. Health Promotion Research Centre, Galway. [Details]
(2005) Guidelines for Researchers when interviewing People with an Intellectual Disability.
D’Eath, M,McCormack, B., Blitz, N., Fay, B., Kelly, A., McCarthy, A., Magliocco, G., Morris, K., Swinburne, J., Tierney, E & Walls, M. . (2005) Guidelines for Researchers when interviewing People with an Intellectual Disability. National Federation of Voluntary Bodies, Galway. [Details]
(2005) The Process Evaluation of the National Drugs Awareness Campaigns: Draft Final Report 2004- 2005. National Advisory Committee on Drugs, Dublin.
Sixsmith, J., D'Eath, M., Clerkin, P., Nic Gabhainn, S., O'Higgins, S., Stevens, E. (2005) The Process Evaluation of the National Drugs Awareness Campaigns: Draft Final Report 2004- 2005. National Advisory Committee on Drugs, Dublin. Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway, Galway. [Details]
(2005) The Process Evaluation of the National Drugs Awareness Campaigns: Final Report 2004-2005. Report to the National Advisory Council on Drugs, Dublin.
Sixsmith, J., D'Eath, M., Clerkin, P., Nic Gabhainn, S., O'Higgins, S. & Stevens, E. (2005) The Process Evaluation of the National Drugs Awareness Campaigns: Final Report 2004-2005. Report to the National Advisory Council on Drugs, Dublin. Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI Galway, Galway. [Details]
(2005) The experiences of people with disabilities in accessing health services in Ireland: do inequalities exist?.
D'Eath,M;Sixsmith, J;Cannon,R;Kelly,L. (2005) The experiences of people with disabilities in accessing health services in Ireland: do inequalities exist?. National Disability Authority, Dublin. [Details]

Abstract

  Year Publication
(2014) Switching on the light: carers’ perceptions of what they need to know when caring for a relative with dementia.
Murphy, K., Casey, D., Cooney, A. & D’Eath, M. (2014) Switching on the light: carers’ perceptions of what they need to know when caring for a relative with dementia. Abstract [Details]

ANET/COS

  Year Publication
(2006) Perceptions of the NUI Galway Counselling Service.
Nic Gabhainn, S., D'Eath, M., Batt, V., Galvin, M. (2006) Perceptions of the NUI Galway Counselling Service. Galway: ANET/COS [Details]

Bulletin

  Year Publication
(2014) Consulting stakeholders about dissemination.
Burke, L., D’Eath, M. & Nic Gabhainn, S. (2014) Consulting stakeholders about dissemination. Bulletin [Details]
(2008) A process evaluation of the national drugs awareness campaign.
Sixsmith J., Nic Gabhainn, S., Clerkin, P., D’Eath, M., O’Higgins, S., Stevens, E. & Keogh, M. (2008) A process evaluation of the national drugs awareness campaign. Bulletin [Details]

Conference Paper

  Year Publication
(2014) “Connectedness” and its meaning for older people living in long-stay care settings. Paper. Royal College of Nursing International Research Conference. Glasgow, 2nd - 4th April.
Cooney, A., Murphy, K., Casey, D., Gannon, M., Kelly, M. & D’Eath, M. (2014) “Connectedness” and its meaning for older people living in long-stay care settings. Paper. Royal College of Nursing International Research Conference. Glasgow, 2nd - 4th April. Conference Paper [Details]
(2005) The Experiences of People with Disabilities; Do inequalities exist?. Disability Federation of Ireland National Conference: Disability and Population Health.
Sixsmith, J., D'Eath, M., Cannon, R. & Kelly, L. (2005) The Experiences of People with Disabilities; Do inequalities exist?. Disability Federation of Ireland National Conference: Disability and Population Health. Conference Paper [Details]

Edited Book

  Year Publication
(2013) Legal, Ethical and Professional Practice in Social Care 2.
Maureen D'Eath (2013) Legal, Ethical and Professional Practice in Social Care 2. Edited Book [Details]
(2013) Legal, Ethical and Professional Practice in Social Care 1.
Maureen D'Eath (2013) Legal, Ethical and Professional Practice in Social Care 1. Edited Book [Details]

Electronic Source

  Year Publication
(2012) Development and population of a Health Communication Examples Database.
Fox K.A., D’Eath M., Doyle P., & Sixsmith J. (2012) Development and population of a Health Communication Examples Database. Electronic Source [Details]

Other Item

  Year Publication
(2007) Law and Ethics for Irish Social Care Workers.
M. D'Eath (2007) Law and Ethics for Irish Social Care Workers. Galway: Other Item [Details]
(2006) The Irish Health and Social Care Services.
M D'Eath (2006) The Irish Health and Social Care Services. Galway: Other Item [Details]
(2005) Community Health Needs Assessment. Report presented to the Department of Primary care, HSE West.
D'Eath, M. (2005) Community Health Needs Assessment. Report presented to the Department of Primary care, HSE West. Other Item [Details]
(2005) The Development Process of the National Drugs Awareness Campaign Phase 3. Report to the National Advisory Committee on Drugs, Dublin.
D'Eath, M., Sixsmith, J., Stevens, E., Nic Gabhainn, S. (2005) The Development Process of the National Drugs Awareness Campaign Phase 3. Report to the National Advisory Committee on Drugs, Dublin. Other Item [Details]
(2005) The Process Evaluation of the National Drugs Awareness Campaigns: Final Report 2004-2005. National Advisory Council on Drugs, Dublin.
Sixsmith, J., D'Eath, M., Clerkin, P., Nic Gabhainn, S., O'Higgins, S., Stevens, E. (2005) The Process Evaluation of the National Drugs Awareness Campaigns: Final Report 2004-2005. National Advisory Council on Drugs, Dublin. Other Item [Details]
(2005) The Experiences of People with Disabilities; Do inequalities exist?. Disability Research Series 2.
D'Eath, M., Sixsmith, J., Cannon, R., Kelly, L. (2005) The Experiences of People with Disabilities; Do inequalities exist?. Disability Research Series 2. Other Item [Details]

Non Published Reports

  Year Publication
(2012) A Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Challenges (SWOC) Analysis of Project Outputs. Stockholm: ECDC; unpublished, 2012.
Doyle P; Sixsmith J; Barry MM; D’Eath M; MacDonald L; Cairns G (2012) A Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Challenges (SWOC) Analysis of Project Outputs. Stockholm: ECDC; unpublished, 2012. Non Published Reports [Details]