Dr Rosemary Geoghegan

BCh, BAO, DCh, HDip, MB, MICGP

 
researcher
 

Biography

<< A vocationally trained General Practitioner, Dr Rosemary Geoghegan is a Lecturer in Paediatrics in the School of Medicine, NUI Galway.  As a GP  with a special interest in Paediatric Diabetes, Dr Geoghegan additionally is medical doctor on the Paediatric Diabetes Team in University Hospital Galway.
She is actively involved in undergraduate and postgraduate education, notably in clinical teaching, assessment, development and evolution of the Undergraduate Medical Programme, NUI Galway. As College Vice Dean for Teaching, Learning and Assessment she leads the Teaching, Learning and Assessment unit, in collaboration with central university, developing and delivering the National, University and College Strategic Plan for Teaching, Learning and Assessment .

She has a special interest in development of sustainable educational practices in medical education. Projects she has worked on include role out of blended learning tools in undergraduate and postgraduate healthcare education, in addition to inter-professional learning projects. In her role creating and supporting a positive learning environment for medical students she has worked as academy academic liaison officer.  Championing medical education faculty development she chairs the School of Medicine educational symposium, MEITHEAL. She leads the Paediatric lecturer team.

She is a member of the Irish College of General Practitioners, the Association for Medical Education in Europe, and Medical Council Register of Medical Specialists (General Practice).  
 

Research Interests

Rosemary's primary research interest is in the field of medical education, in particular in the area of learning in the clinical environment and clinical assessment. The focus of her recent Masters' in Medical Education was on perceptions of stakeholders on shared clinical learning placements.  She supervises research theses on both the NUI Galway Masters in Clinical Education and the Masters in Preventive Cardiology programmes.  Rosemary, in collaboration with the Adult Diabetes Research Team, Galway University Hospital, has also published in the area of Paediatric Diabetes.

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2018) 'Documentation and follow up of anthropometric measurements of hospitalised patients'
Killeen, A,Geoghegan, R,Flaherty, G (2018) 'Documentation and follow up of anthropometric measurements of hospitalised patients'. European Journal Of Cardiovascular Nursing, :42-43 [Details]
(2017) 'The challenges of international travel for individuals with autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder'
Flaherty G, Xuan W, Geoghegan R. (2017) 'The challenges of international travel for individuals with autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder'. Journal Of Travel Medicine, [Details]
(2017) 'The challenges of interrnational travel for individuals with autism and attention deficit disorders'
Flaherty G, Xuan W, Geoghegan R. (2017) 'The challenges of interrnational travel for individuals with autism and attention deficit disorders'. Journal Of Travel Medicine, [Details]
(2017) 'Protecting the health of medical students on international electives in low resource settings'
Johnston N, Sandys N, Geoghegan R, O Donovan D, Flaherty G (2017) 'Protecting the health of medical students on international electives in low resource settings'. Journal Of Travel Medicine, [Details]
(2018) 'The Perceptions of Patients, their Parents and Healthcare Providers on the Transition of Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes to Adult Services in the West of Ireland'
Walsh, O. Wynne, M. O Donnell, M. O Hara, M.C. Geoghegan, R. (2018) 'The Perceptions of Patients, their Parents and Healthcare Providers on the Transition of Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes to Adult Services in the West of Ireland'. Irish Medical Journal, 111 (7) [Details]
(2016) 'Paediatric learning in a clinical attachment: undergraduate medical students' perspectives'
Gouda, P,Fanous, S,Gouda, J,Boland, J,Geoghegan, R (2016) 'Paediatric learning in a clinical attachment: undergraduate medical students' perspectives'. Irish Journal Of Medical Science, 185 :413-421 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'Should we screen for childhood obesity?'
Geoghegan, R., Kelly, C. & Finucane, F.M. (2015) 'Should we screen for childhood obesity?'. Clinical Obesity, [Details]
(2014) 'Influence of adiposity on insulin requirements and glycaemic control in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes'
Cotter T, Jennings P, Burke H, Dinneen SF, Bell M, Dunne F,Geoghegan R,Moylett E, O'Brien, T, Finucane, FM. (2014) 'Influence of adiposity on insulin requirements and glycaemic control in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes'. Irish Journal Of Medical Science, 183 [Details]
(2014) 'Young adult type 1 diabetes care in the West of Ireland: an audit of hospital practice'
Casey R, O'Hara MC, Cunningham A, Wall D, Geoghegan R, Hynes L, McGuire B, Gately M, Bell M, Dinneen SF (2014) 'Young adult type 1 diabetes care in the West of Ireland: an audit of hospital practice'. QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians, 107 (11):903-908 [DOI] [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2015) Health and Social Care Interprofessional Learning Conference 2015
Felzmann, H., Tierney, M., Campbell, L., Finn, Y., Hills, C., Carroll, C., Hunter, A., Meskell, P., Geoghegan, R., McDarby, G., Power, M., Burke, E., Boland, J., & Casey, D. (2015) Evaluating an online, values-based decision-making interprofessional learning programme in pre-registration health and social care students Health and Social Care Interprofessional Learning Conference 2015 Dublin, Ireland, , 06-OCT-15 [Details]
(2015) CELT Symposium in Higher Education 'Getting Real about Virtual Learning'
Casey, D., Campbell, L., Finn, Y., Hills, C., Carroll, C., Hunter, A., Meskell, M., Geoghegan, R., McDarby, G., Power, M., Burke, E., Boland, J., Tierney, M., Seedhouse, D., & Schmidt-Felzmann, H. (2015) Students' experiences of using values based digital technology to enhance inter-professional education CELT Symposium in Higher Education 'Getting Real about Virtual Learning' Galway, Ireland, , 19-JUN-15 [Details]
(2016) All Together Better Health VIII
Casey, D., Cusack, T., Hunter, A., Felzmann, H., Campbell, L., Tierney, M., Power, M., Meskell, P., Geoghegan, R., Magdalinski, T., Keleher, C., Hills, C., Carroll, C., Burke, E., . . . Doyle, P. (2016) Using digital technology to enhance and evaluate inter-professional education (IPE) All Together Better Health VIII Oxford, UK, , 06-SEP-16 - 09-SEP-16 [Details]
(2016) 17th Ottawa Conference and the Australian and New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators (ANZAHPE) Conference
Setyonugroho W, Kelly M, Kenedy KM, Flyn E, Geoghegan R, Murphy R, Morrison JJ, Hayes P and Kropmans T (2016) The effect of language on the assessment of communication skills using a standardised measurement in OSCEs 17th Ottawa Conference and the Australian and New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators (ANZAHPE) Conference Perth, Western Australia, , 19-MAR-16 - 23-MAR-16 [Details]
(2016) 35th Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Research and Education Conference
Tierney, M., Magdalinski. T., Meskell, P., Hunter, A., Burke, E., Carroll, C., Hills, C., Schmidt-Felzmann, H, Campbell, L., Geoghegan, R., Finn, Y., Power, M., & Casey, D. (2016) Impact of an online interprofessional education programme on the attitudes and perceptions of health and social care students 35th Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Research and Education Conference , 02-MAR-16 - 03-MAR-16 [Details]
(2015) EuroSoTL-Bridging Boundaries through the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning
Casey, D., Campbell, L., Finn, Y., Hills, C., Carroll, C., Hunter, A., Meskell, M., Geoghegan, R., McDarby, G., Power, M., Burke, E., Boland, J., Tierney, M., Seedhouse, D., & Schmidt-Felzmann, H. (2015) Students experiences of using values based digital technology to enhance inter-professional education EuroSoTL-Bridging Boundaries through the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning Cork, Ireland, , 08-JUN-15 - 09-JUN-15 [Details]
(2015) 16th Healthcare Interdisciplinary Research Conference
Carroll, C., Hills, C., Casey, D., Schmidt-Felzmann, H., Campbell, L., Geoghegan, R., Finn, Y., Hunter, A., Burke, E., Power, M., McDarby, G., Meskell, P., Seedhouse, D., Boland, J., & Tierney, M. (2015) Healthcare students' views on collaboration: An evaluation of a pilot online inter-professional project at NUI Galway 16th Healthcare Interdisciplinary Research Conference Dublin, Ireland, , 04-NOV-15 - 05-NOV-15 [Details]
(2015) Healthcare Interdisciplinary Research Conference TCD
Hills, C., Carroll, C., Casey, D., Campbell, L., Felzmann, H., Meskell, P., McDarby, G., Power, M., Burke, E., Hunter, A., Finn, Y., Geoghegan, R., Seedhouse, D., Boland. J., Tierney, M., (2015) Healthcare students’ views on collaboration: An evaluation of a pilot online inter-professional project at NUI Galway Healthcare Interdisciplinary Research Conference TCD [Details]
(2015) European Conference on the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning
Casey, D., Campbell, L., Hills, C., Carroll, C., Hunter, A., Meskell, P., Geoghegan, R., McDarby, G., Power, M., Burke, E., Boland, J., Tierney, M., & Schmidt-Felzmann, H. (2015) Student experiences of using values-based digital technology to enhance and evaluate inter-professional education (IPE) European Conference on the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning University College Cork, Ireland, , 08-JUN-15 - 10-JUN-15 [Details]
(2015) 16th Healthcare Interdisciplinary Research Conference
Carroll, C., Hills, C., Casey, D., Campbell, L., Felzmann, H., Meskell, P., McDarby, G., Power, M., Burke, E., Hunter, A., Finn, Y., Geoghegan, R., Seedhouse, D., Boland. J., & Tierney, M., (2015) What are the elements that supported healthcare students learning during an online program? An evaluation of a pilot online inter-professional project at NUI Galway 16th Healthcare Interdisciplinary Research Conference Dublin, Ireland, , 04-NOV-15 - 05-NOV-15 [Details]
(2015) European Conference on the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning
Casey, D., Campbell, L., Finn, Y., Hills, C. , Carroll, C., Hunter, A., Meskell, P. Geoghegan, R., McDarby, G., Power, M., Burke, E., Boland, J., Tierney, M., Seedhouse, D.and Schmidt-Felzmann, H. (2015) Student experiences of using values-based digital technology to enhance and evaluate inter-professional education (IPE) European Conference on the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning Cork, , 08-JUN-15 - 08-JUN-15 [Details]
(2015) Ed Tech2015: 16th Educational Technology Conference of the Irish Learning Technology Association
Casey, D., Campbell, L., Felzmann, H., Hills, C. Burke, E., Power, M., Finn, Y., Geoghegan, R. Meskell, P., McDarby, G., Hunter, A., Seedhouse, D, Carroll, C, Boland, J., Magdalinski, T & Tierney, M. (2015) Evaluating the use of values-based digital technology to facilitate inter-professional education (IPE) Ed Tech2015: 16th Educational Technology Conference of the Irish Learning Technology Association University of Limerick, Ireland, , 28-MAY-15 - 29-MAY-15 [Details]
(2014) 12th Canadian Conference in Medical Education
Geoghegan R, Hayes P, Finn Y, Boland J (2014) Blueprinting Assessment to Enhance Constructive Alignment 12th Canadian Conference in Medical Education Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, , 25-APR-14 - 29-APR-14 [Details]
(2013) INMED
Ashe D, Boo T W , DunneF, Geoghegan R, Flynn S, Flaherty G, Kropmans T, Malone C, McDonald C, Boland J (2013) Curriculum mapping – a purposeful journey rather than a destination . In: N/A eds. INMED N/A, , 17-SEP-13 - 18-SEP-13 , pp.N/A-N/A [DOI] [Details]

Abstract

  Year Publication
(2014) Influence of adiposity on insulin requirements and glycaemic control in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes.
Cotter, T,Jennings, P,Burke, H,Dinneen, SF,Bell, M,Dunne, F,Geoghegan, R,Moylett, E,O'Brien, T,Finucane, FM (2014) Influence of adiposity on insulin requirements and glycaemic control in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes. Abstract [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
(2017) Attitudes to Reflection in Senior Medical Students,
Ellen Stuart, Rosemary Geoghegan (2017) Irish Network of Medical Educators ( INMED 2017) A qualitative exploration of medical students attitudes to reflection, as a learning tool. [Oral Presentation], Attitudes to Reflection in Senior Medical Students, INMED , 27-FEB-17 - 01-MAR-17. [Details]
(2013) Irish Network of Medical Educators (INMED) Annual Conference,
Ashe, D, Wee Boo, T. Dunne, F., Flynn, S., Flaherty, G., Geoghegan, R., Kropmans, T., Malone, D,, McDonald, C. and Boland J. (2013) Curriculum mapping – a purposeful journey rather than a destination. [Chaired Session], Irish Network of Medical Educators (INMED) Annual Conference, UCD Dublin , 21-FEB-13 - 22-FEB-14. [Details]
(2013) Identifying Barriers to Optimal Glycaemic Control in Adolescents with Type 1 DiabetesInternational,
Nolan, F. Loftus, B.G. and Geoghegan, R (2013) Student Congress of (bio) Medical Sciences,Groningen, Netherlands. [Oral Presentation], Identifying Barriers to Optimal Glycaemic Control in Adolescents with Type 1 DiabetesInternational, University Medical Centre, Groningen, Holland , 03-JUN-13 - 05-JUN-13. [Details]
(2013) Irish Paediatric Association meeting,
Nolan, F. Loftus, B.G. and Geoghegan, R. (2013) BARRIERS TO OPTIMAL GLYCAEMIC CONTROL IN ADOLESCENTS WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES MELLITUS, ATTENDING UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL GALWAY. [Oral Presentation], Irish Paediatric Association meeting, Dublin, Ireland , 08-NOV-13. [Details]
(2009) Campus Engage Ireland International Conference,
Flaherty G, Geoghegan R, McIlrath L (2009) This presentation reflected on medical student community engagement through special study modules in the pre-clinical phase of the NUI Galway Undergraduate Medical Programme. [Oral Presentation], Campus Engage Ireland International Conference, Dublin , 04-JUN-09 - 05-JUN-09. [Details]

ANET/COS

  Year Publication
(2015) Using values-based digital technology to enhance and evaluate inter-professional education (IPE).
Kelleher, C., Seedhouse, D., Hunter, A., Casey, D., McDarby, G., Cusack, T., Campbell, L., Finn, Y., Hills, C., Carroll, C., Meskell, M., Geoghegan, R., Power, M., Burke, E., Boland, J., Tierney, M., & Schmidt-Felzmann, H. (2015) Using values-based digital technology to enhance and evaluate inter-professional education (IPE). Dublin: ANET/COS [Details]

Editorial

  Year Publication
(2018) Learning to travel: reducing the health risks of study abroad opportunities.
Flaherty, GT,Leong, SW,Geoghegan, R (2018) Learning to travel: reducing the health risks of study abroad opportunities. Editorial [DOI] [Details]
(2015) Should we screen for childhood obesity?.
Geoghegan, R,Kelly, C,Finucane, FM (2015) Should we screen for childhood obesity?. Editorial [DOI] [Details]

Invited papers

  Year Publication
(2015) NUIG 2015, CELT Symposium in Higher Education.
Casey, D. Campbell, L. Finn, Y. Hills, C. Carroll, C. Hunter, A. Meskell, M. Geoghegan, R. McDarby, G. Power, M. Burke, E. Boland, J. Tierney, M. Seedhouse, D. and Schmidt-Felzmann, H. (2015) NUIG 2015, CELT Symposium in Higher Education. Invited papers [Details]

Invited Seminars

  Year Publication
(2016) Galway Alliance of Medical Educators-What is new in health professions assessment?.
Kelly, ME, Geoghegan, R (2016) Galway Alliance of Medical Educators-What is new in health professions assessment?. Invited Seminars [Details]

Meeting

  Year Publication
(2012) Young adult diabetes care in the west of Ireland: challenges and opportunities.
Casey, R,Hara, MO,Cunningham, A,Bell, M,Burke, H,Wall, D,Geoghegan, R,Hynes, L,McGuire, B,Gately, M,Dinneen, SF (2012) Young adult diabetes care in the west of Ireland: challenges and opportunities. Meeting [Details]
(2010) METABOLIC CONTROL OF YOUNG PEOPLE WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES: AN AUDIT OF CLINIC ATTENDEES FOR THE YEAR 2007.
Geoghegan, A,Geoghegan, R,Loftus, BG (2010) METABOLIC CONTROL OF YOUNG PEOPLE WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES: AN AUDIT OF CLINIC ATTENDEES FOR THE YEAR 2007. Meeting [Details]

Seminar

  Year Publication
(2015) The Great Debate: Should we Screen for Childhood Obesity?.
Geoghegan R, O Shea B (2015) The Great Debate: Should we Screen for Childhood Obesity?. Seminar [Details]

Video recording / TV

  Year Publication
(2016) Using values-based technology to enhance and evaluate inter-professional education (IPE).
Casey, D., Campbell, L., Hunter, A., McDarby, G., Cusack, T., Finn, Y., Hills, C., Carroll, C., Meskell, M., Geoghegan, R., Power, M., Burke, E., Boland, J., Tierney, M., & Schmidt-Felzmann, H., & Magdalinski, T. (2016) Using values-based technology to enhance and evaluate inter-professional education (IPE). Video recording / TV [Details]
(2016) Using values-based technology to enhance and evaluate inter-professional education (IPE).
Casey, D., Campbell, L., Hunter, A., McDarby, G., Cusack, T., Finn, Y., Hills, C., Carroll, C., Meskell, M., Geoghegan, R., Power, M., Burke, E., Boland, J., Tierney, M., & Schmidt-Felzmann, H., & Magdalinski, T. (2016) Using values-based technology to enhance and evaluate inter-professional education (IPE). Video recording / TV [Details]
(2015) Using values-based digital technology to enhance and evaluate inter-professional education (IPE).
Kelleher, C., Seedhouse, D., Hunter, A., Casey, D., McDarby, G., Cusack, T., Campbell, L., Finn, Y., Hills, C., Carroll, C., Meskell, M., Geoghegan, R., Power, M., Burke, E., Boland, J., Tierney, M., & Schmidt-Felzmann, H. (2015) Using values-based digital technology to enhance and evaluate inter-professional education (IPE). Video recording / TV [Details]

Honours and Awards

  Year Title Awarding Body
2018 M Sc (Medical research) - ongoing NUI Galway
2013 Postgraduate Diploma Diabetes University of Leicester
2011 M Sc (Clinical Education) NUI Galway
1992 MB BCh BAO NUI Galway

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
Irish Medical Council Regulatory Body 01-JAN-93 /
Membership of Irish College of General Practitioners Specialisy division 05-JUN-98 / 03-JUN-18