Dr Diarmuid O'Donovan


Contact Details

Senior Lecturer In Social & Preventive Medicine
Medicine
309
Clinical Science Institute
Shantalla Road
Galway

T: +35391775200
E: diarmuid.odonovan@nuigalway.ie
Senior Lecturer In Social & Preventive Medicine
Health Promotion Research Centre
Discipline of Health Promotion
School of Health Sciences
NUI Galway

T: Ext. 3923
E: diarmuid.odonovan@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2014) 'Unchallenged good intentions: a qualitative study of the experiences of medical students on international health electives to developing countries'
O’Donnell P, McAuliffe E, O’Donovan D. (2014) 'Unchallenged good intentions: a qualitative study of the experiences of medical students on international health electives to developing countries'. Human Resources For Health, 12 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'The Cost and Cost Effectiveness of Opportunistic Screening for Chlamydia trachomatis in Ireland'
Gillespie P, O’Neill C, Adams E, Turner K, O’Donovan D, Brugha R, Vaughan D, O’Connell E, Cormican M, Balfe M, Coleman C, Fitzgerald M, Fleming C (2012) 'The Cost and Cost Effectiveness of Opportunistic Screening for Chlamydia trachomatis in Ireland'. Sexually Transmitted Infections, [Details]
(2012) 'The farming population in Ireland: mortality trends during the Celtic Tiger Years'
Smyth B, Evans D, Kelly A, O’Donovan D (2012) 'The farming population in Ireland: mortality trends during the Celtic Tiger Years'. European Journal For Public Health, [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Men's attitudes to Chlamydia screening: a narrative review'
Balfe M; Brugha R; O'Connell E, Vaughan D, O'Donovan D (2012) 'Men's attitudes to Chlamydia screening: a narrative review'. Sexual Health, 9 :120-130 [Details]
(2011) 'Young adults' preferred options for receiving chlamydia screening test results: a cross-sectional survey of 6085 young adults'
Brugha, R,Balfe, M,Conroy, RM,Clarke, E,Fitzgerald, M,O'Connell, E,Jeffares, I,Vaughan, D,Fleming, C,O'Donovan, D (2011) 'Young adults' preferred options for receiving chlamydia screening test results: a cross-sectional survey of 6085 young adults'. International Journal Of Std & Aids, 22 :635-639 [DOI] [Details]
(2010) 'Pee-in-a-Pot: acceptability and uptake of on-site chlamydia screening in a student population in the Republic of Ireland'
Vaughan, D,O'Connell, E,Cormican, M,Brugha, R,Faherty, C,Balfe, M,O'Donovan, D (2010) 'Pee-in-a-Pot: acceptability and uptake of on-site chlamydia screening in a student population in the Republic of Ireland'. BMC Infectious Diseases, 10 [DOI] [Details]
(2010) 'Where do young Irish women want Chlamydia-screening services to be? A qualitative study employing Goffman's impression management framework'
Balfe M, Brugha R, O’Connell E, McGee H, O’Donovan D. (2010) 'Where do young Irish women want Chlamydia-screening services to be? A qualitative study employing Goffman's impression management framework'. Health & Place, 16 :16-24 [Details]
(2010) 'Young women’s decisions to accept Chlamydia screening: influences of stigma and doctor-patient interactions'
Balfe M, Brugha R, O’Donovan D, O’Connell E, Vaughan D. (2010) 'Young women’s decisions to accept Chlamydia screening: influences of stigma and doctor-patient interactions'. BMC Public Health, 10 [Details]
(2009) 'Temporal and spatial distribution of human cryptosporidiosis in the west of Ireland 2004-2007'
Callaghan, M., Cormican, M., Prendergast, M., Pelly, H., Cloughley, R., Hanahoe, B. & O'Donovan, D. (2009) 'Temporal and spatial distribution of human cryptosporidiosis in the west of Ireland 2004-2007'. International Journal Of Health Geographics, 8 (1) [DOI] [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2009) 'Triggers of self-conscious emotions in the sexually transmitted infection testing process'
Balfe M, Brugha R, O’Donovan D, O’Connell E, Vaughan D. (2009) 'Triggers of self-conscious emotions in the sexually transmitted infection testing process'. BMC research notes, [DOI] [Details]
(2007) 'A large outbreak of cryptosporidiosis in western Ireland linked to a public water supply: a preliminary report'
Pelly, H., Cormican, M., O'Donovan, D., Cahlmers, R.M., Hanahoe, B., Cloughley, R., McKeown, P., Corbett-Feeney, G. (2007) 'A large outbreak of cryptosporidiosis in western Ireland linked to a public water supply: a preliminary report'. Eurosurveillance, 12 (5) [Details]
(2007) 'The impact of the smoking ban in Ireland: modelling hospital admissions for acute myocardial infarction'
Vellinga, A., Howell, F., O'Donovan, D. (2007) 'The impact of the smoking ban in Ireland: modelling hospital admissions for acute myocardial infarction'. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 61 (S1) [Details]
(2007) 'Before and after study of bar workers' perceptions of the impact of smoke-free workplace legislation in the Republic of Ireland'
Pursell, L,Allwright, S,O'Donovan, D,Paul, G,Kelly, A,Mullally, BJ,D'Eath, M (2007) 'Before and after study of bar workers' perceptions of the impact of smoke-free workplace legislation in the Republic of Ireland'. BMC Public Health, 7 [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., Mullaly, B., Pursell, L., Kelly, A., Bonner, B., D'Eath, M., McConnell, B., McLaughlin, J., O'Donovan, D., Perry I.  (2005) 'Legislation for smoke free workplaces and health of bar workers in Ireland: before and after study'. British Medical Journal, 331 [DOI] [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2003) 'Survival of HIV-1 and HIV-2 perinatally infected children in The Gambia: cohort study with 7 years follow up'
Schim van der Loeff, M., Hansmann, A., Awasana, A.A., Ota, M.O., O'Donovan, D., Sarge-Njie, R., Ariyoshi, K., Milligan, P., Whittle, H. (2003) 'Survival of HIV-1 and HIV-2 perinatally infected children in The Gambia: cohort study with 7 years follow up'. AIDS (London, England), 17 :2389-2394 [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2001) 'An outbreak of hepatitis A among injecting drug users'
O'Donovan, D., Cooke, R., Joce, R., Eastbury, A., Waite, J., Stene-Johansen, K. (2001) 'An outbreak of hepatitis A among injecting drug users'. Epidemiology & Infection, 127 :469-473 [DOI] [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2000) 'Maternal HIV-1 and HIV-2 infection and child survival in The Gambia'
Ota MOC, O’Donovan D, Alabi AS, Milligan P, Yamuah LK, N’Gom PT, Harding E, Ariyoshi K, Wilkins A, Whittle HC. (2000) 'Maternal HIV-1 and HIV-2 infection and child survival in The Gambia'. AIDS (London, England), 14 :435-439 [Details]
(2000) 'An extensive outbreak of group C meningococcal infection involving two preschool nurseries'
O'Donovan, D., Iversen, A., Trounce, J., Curtis, S. (2000) 'An extensive outbreak of group C meningococcal infection involving two preschool nurseries'. Communicable Disease and Public Health, 3 :103-120 [Details]
(2000) 'Maternal plasma viral RNA levels determine marked differences in mother-to-child transmission rates of HIV-1 and HIV-2 in The Gambia'
O'Donovan, D., Ariyoshi, K., Milligan, P., Ota, M., Yamuah, L., Sarge-Njie, R., Whittle, H. (2000) 'Maternal plasma viral RNA levels determine marked differences in mother-to-child transmission rates of HIV-1 and HIV-2 in The Gambia'. AIDS (London, England), 14 :441-448 [Details]
(1999) 'HIV-negative infants born to HIV-1 but not HIV-2 positive mothers fail to develop a Bacille Calmette-Guerin scar'
Ariyoshi K, Schim van der Loeff M, Cook P, Whitby D, Corrah T, Jaffar S, Cham F, Sabally S, O’Donovan D, Weiss RA, Schulz TF, Whittle H. (1999) 'HIV-negative infants born to HIV-1 but not HIV-2 positive mothers fail to develop a Bacille Calmette-Guerin scar'. AIDS (London, England), 13 :996-998 [Details]
(1998) 'Kaposi’s sarcoma in the Gambia, West Africa is less frequent in human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection despite a high prevalence of human herpesvirus 8'
Ariyoshi, K., Schim van der Loeff, M., Cook, P., Whitby, D., Corrah, T., Jaffar, S., Cham, F., Sabally, S., O'Donovan, D., Weiss, R.A., Schulz, T.F., Whittle, H.  (1998) 'Kaposi’s sarcoma in the Gambia, West Africa is less frequent in human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection despite a high prevalence of human herpesvirus 8'. Journal Of Human Virology, 1 :193-199 [Details]

Books

  Year Publication
(2008) The Atlas of Health: Mapping the Challenges and Causes of Disease.
O'Donovan; Diarmuid (2008) The Atlas of Health: Mapping the Challenges and Causes of Disease. London: Earthscan. [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2014) The Global Community Engaged Medical Education Muster
Boland J, Kelly M, McGrath M, Mclrath L and O’Donovan D (2014) Embedding community engaged learning within medical education: levers, barriers and strategies for sustainability? The Global Community Engaged Medical Education Muster , 27-OCT-14 - 30-NOV-14 [Details]
(2007) Faculty of Public Health Medicine Summer Scientific Meeting, Dublin
Pursell, L., Kearns, N., O´Donovan, D., Balanda, K., Graham, A. (2007) Developing an All-Ireland Suite of Local Health Inequalities Indicators: A Review of Data and Policy Issues Associated with Two Indicator Sets Faculty of Public Health Medicine Summer Scientific Meeting, Dublin [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) Annual Health Promotion Conference: European Perspectives on Health and Wellbeing
Pursell, L.P., Nic Gabhainn, S. & O’Donovan, D. (2004) Health impact assessment of the ban on smoking in the workplace in Ireland Annual Health Promotion Conference: European Perspectives on Health and Wellbeing Galway, [Details]
(2003) Faculty of Public Health Medicine Scientific Meeting
Keogh, M., Pursell, L., Nic Gabhainn, S. & O’Donovan, D. (2003) The perceived impact of the proposed ban on smoking in public houses amongst customers and bar workers Faculty of Public Health Medicine Scientific Meeting Dublin, [Details]

Published Reports

  Year Publication
(2001) Guidelines for Drug Action Teams on conducting local confidential inquiries into drug related deaths.
O'Donovan, D., Rideout, A. (2001) Guidelines for Drug Action Teams on conducting local confidential inquiries into drug related deaths. Department of Health, London. [Details]

Other Item

  Year Publication
(1997) Rapid assessment of sexually transmitted infections and knowledge, attitudes and behaviours among pregnant women in The Gambia. Report to the World Bank.
O'Donovan, D., Lloyd-Evans, N., Manneh, K. (1997) Rapid assessment of sexually transmitted infections and knowledge, attitudes and behaviours among pregnant women in The Gambia. Report to the World Bank. Other Item [Details]