Paul Horan
Assistant Professor, School of Nursing & Midwifery

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Doyle C., Byrne K., Fleming S., Griffiths C., Horan P., Keenan P. , Enhancing the experience of persons with intellectual disabilities who are accessing healthcare , Learning Disability Practice, 19, (6), 2016, p33 - 38 Journal Article, 2016

Horan P, Griffiths C, Crofton C, Keenan P, Fleming S and Sheerin F., The future of undergraduate education of Registered Intellectual Disability Nurses' in the Republic of Ireland. , Learning/Intellectual Disability Nursing Academic Network Conference: Creative Practice Learning in a Changing Landscape, University of South Wales - Cardiff Wales UK, 21st Sept 2013, 2013 Meeting Abstract, 2013

Monahan M, Cronin P, Fahey-McCarthy E, Horan P, Murphy M., An analysis of the practice-based critical incidents identified by student nurses as part of their reflective learning, 17th International Reflective Practice Conference, Swansea, 10th September 2013, 2013 Meeting Abstract, 2013

Monahan, M., Cronin, P., Fahey-McCarthy, E., Horan, P., Murphy, M. , An analysis of practice-based critical incidents identified by student nurses, 17th International Reflective Practice Conference 2013, Swansea University, 9-11th September, 2013 Conference Paper, 2013

Horan P, Griffiths C, Crofton C, Keenan P, Fleming S and Sheerin F, Registered Intellectual Disability Nursing undergraduate education in the Republic of Ireland: The views of the profession and the current policy perspective , LIDNAN Seminar at the Positive Choices Conference , University of Cumbria Lancaster Campus Lancashire England UK, 21st/22nd March 2013, 2013 Oral Presentation, 2013

Griffiths C, Crofton C, Horan P, Keenan P, Fleming S, Sheerin F., A survey of the views of Registered Nurses in Intellectual Disability in response to the Review of the Intellectual Disability Undergraduate Nursing Programme., Nursing Network in Intellectual Disability Ireland. National Conference, Stewarts Care, Palmerstown, Dublin, 26th September, 2012 Meeting Abstract, 2012

Griffiths C, Crofton C, Horan P, Fleming S, Keenan P and Sheerin F.,, Intellectual Disability Nurses' views on the future of nurse education in Ireland. Intellectual , Intellectual Disability Nursing Symposium., St. Patrick's Centre, Kilkenny, Ireland , Sept 25th , 2012 Meeting Abstract, 2012

Griffiths C, Crofton C, Horan P, Keenan P, Fleming S & Sheerin F.,, A Survey of the views of Registered Nurses in Intellectual Disability in Ireland in response to the Review of the Intellectual Disability Undergraduate Nursing Programme, The School of Nursing and Midwifery , Trinity College Dublin, August, 2012, 1, 20 Report, 2012

McCarron, M., Keenan, P. Sheerin, F., Griffiths, C., Fleming, S., Horan, P., Doyle, C., Byrne, K., McCallion, P., Swinburne, J., Fahey-McCarthy, E., Foran, S., Murray, M., Mulryan, N., Glinchey, E., Burke, E. & Andrews, V., The Intellectual Disability Team at the School of Nursing and Midwifery Trinity College Dublin: A Snapshot of Research and Academic Activities., 20th Roundtable of the Ageing and Intellectual Disability Special Interest Research Group, International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual Disabilities. Future Directions for Ageing Well: A roadmap for Ageing in Persons with Intellectual Disability. , Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, 7th & 8th September , 2011 Poster, 2011

Brown, M. Horan, P.F, & Timmins, F. , An international perspective of contemporary professional issues in ID nursing , Journal of Applied Research In Intellectual Disabilities , Integrating Bio-medical and Psycho-Social-Educational Perspectives, Rome, October 20th - 22nd, 23, (5), 2010, pp492- Conference Paper, 2010

Minnock, P., & Horan P., , An Exploration of Rheumatology Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) and Advanced Nurse Practitioner (ANP) Roles in Ireland. , Annual Conference of Irish Rheumatology Professional Health Society, Dublin, 2010, 2010 Poster, 2010

Horan, P.F., Timmins, F. and Brown, M. , An international evaluation of networking in ID practice settings. , Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, Third International Conference of IASSID-Europe, 20-22 October, 2010, Rome., Rome, 20-22 October 2010, 23, (5), 2010, pp531 - 531 Published Abstract, 2010

Nic Philibin CA, Griffiths C, Byrne G, Horan P, Brady AM, Begley C, The role of the public health nurse in a changing society., Journal of advanced nursing, 66, (4), 2010, p743-52 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Horan, P.F; Timmins, F; Brown, M(ed.), An international evaluation of networking in ID practice settings , 23, (5), 2010 Proceedings of a Conference, 2010

Horan, P.F., Timmins, F. and Brown, M , An international evaluation of networking in ID practice settings. , Third International Conference of IASSID-Europe, Rome, 20-22 October 2010, 2010 Poster, 2010

Horan, P. & Monahan, M., Reflective Practice in Nursing Education in Ireland: Exploring Facilitators Experiences of the Process. , 2nd International Nursing and Midwifery Conference , Department of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, National University of Ireland, Galway , 6th/7th April, 2009 Meeting Abstract, 2009 URL

Horan, P., Brown, M. and Timmins, F., Networking in Nursing a five country study: Exploding the Myth , of Nursing and Midwifery, National University of Ireland, Galway, 2nd International Nursing and Midwifery Conference , 8th- 10th April , 2009 Meeting Abstract, 2009

Horan, P., & Brown M., , Networking in Intellectual Disability Nursing: An International Perspective., Robinson College - University of Cambridge, NNLDN plc: UK., June, 2009, 1, 60 Report, 2009

Horan, P. & Brown M., , An international evaluation of networks and networking in learning disability nursing. , Journal of Learning Disabilities Practice. , 12, (8), 2009, p32 - 37 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Horan, P., Brown, M., & Timmins, F., , Networking in nursing: The future of working together. , 2009 RCN International Nursing Research Conference: Celebrating 50 yearsof nursing research: Looking back, moving forward . , City Hall Cardiff, 24th - 27th March, 2009, pp114 Published Abstract, 2009

Horan, P., Brown, M. and Timmins, F., Networking in Nursing a five country study: Exploding the Myth, of Nursing and Midwifery, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 29th Annual Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Stephen's Green, Dublin, February 26th , 2009, pp39 Published Abstract, 2009

O'Connor, B., & Horan P., , A Quantitative Descriptive Survey of Empathic Levels of Advanced Nurse Practitioners (ANP) Working in the Irish Healthcare Setting in 2008 , 28th Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Conference: Advancing Nursing and Midwfiery Practice and Performance in Modern Health Care Systems , Royal College of Surgeons: Faculty of Nursing: Dublin, February, 2009, pp101 Poster, 2009

Brady, A-M., Byrne, G.,, Horan, P., Griffiths, C., Macgregor, C. & Begley, C., Reliability and Validity of the CCNCS:A dependency workload measurement system", Journal of Clinical Nursing , 17, (10), 2008, p1351 - 1360 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Horan, P. & Monahan, M. , "Exploring Nursing Academics and Nurse Practitioners experiences of a partnership approach to facilitating the development of Reflective Processing skills in Undergraduate Nurse Education using an electronic data collection technique." , NETNEP 2008 Conference - 2nd International Nurse Education Conference Research and Innovation in International Nurse Education, Dublin, 9th -11th June, 2008 Meeting Abstract, 2008

Monahan, M. & Horan, P, .(2007) Student Experiences of protected reflective time on an undergraduate nurse education programme in an Irish context. , NET 2007 Conference - 18th Annual International Participative Conference. , Fitzwilliam College - University of Cambridge UK , 4th - 6th September , 2007 Meeting Abstract, 2007

Timmins, F.and Horan P., , A critical analysis of the potential contribution of Orem's (2001) Self-Care Deficit Nursing Theory to contemporary coronary care nursing practice, European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing , 6, (1), 2007, p32 - 39 Journal Article, 2007 URL

Begley C, Horan P, Byrne G, Brady A-M, Macgregor C , The Community Client Need Classification System: a tool for measuring the dependency levels of older persons requiring community nursing interventions., First International Nursing Research Conference, Budapest, Hungary, 10-11 May , 2007 Conference Paper, 2007

Horan, P., Coughlan, M., Huntley Moore, S., Brennan, D., & Mooney, B.,, Group Poster Presentations: An Approach to Assessing Undergraduate Nursing Students understanding of Sociology., NET 2007 Conference - 18th Annual International Participative Conference. , Fitzwilliam College - University of Cambridge UK , 4th - 6th September , 2007 Meeting Abstract, 2007

Horan, P., Mooney, B., Coughlan, M., Huntley-Moore, S., & Brennan, D., , 'An Evaluation of Poster Presentations as an Approach to Assessing 1st Year Undergraduate Nursing Students understanding of Sociological subject matter in an Irish Context, 1st International Conference on "Building and Promoting Excellence in Practice, Department of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, National University of Ireland, Galway , 2nd April , 2007 Poster, 2007

Byrne, G., Brady-A-M, Horan, P., Macgregor, C. & Begley, C., Assessment of dependency levels of older people in the community and measurement of nursing workload, Journal of Advanced Nursing , 60, (1), 2007, p39 - 49 Journal Article, 2007 DOI

Horan, P., Byrne, G., Brady, A-M, Macgregor, C, Begley, C. , , Measuring the dependency levels of the people with Intellectual Disability who require community nursing interventions using the Community Client Need Classification System (CCNCS) , , School of Nursing & Midwifery Trinity College Dublin 8th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference , School of Nursing & Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin , 7th - 9th November , 2007, pp500 - 501 Meeting Abstract, 2007

Horan, P. & Law, F., , An Interim Report on An Exploration of Networking in Learning Disability Nursing (Funded by The Leadership Centre (London) Commissioned by the NNLDN.) , The 25th Annual National Network of Learning Disabilities Nursing Conference. , University of Bath UK , 2nd - 3rd July , 2007, National Network of Learning Disabilities Nursing Invited Talk, 2007

Horan, P., Byrne, G., Brady, A-M., Macgregor, C.,Griffiths, C., & Begley, C. , , "Measuring the dependency levels of the elderly who require community nursing interventions using the Community Client Need Classification System (CCNCS)" , 1st International Conference on "Building and Promoting Excellence in Practice", Department of Nursing and Midwifery Studies National University of Ireland, Galway, 2nd April , 2007, pp10- Meeting Abstract, 2007

Byrne, G., Brady, A-M., Macgregor, C., Horan, P. & Begley, C. ,, Assessment of dependency levels of older people in the community and the measurement of nursing workload. , Journal of Advanced Nursing , 60, (1), 2007, p39 - 49 Journal Article, 2007 DOI

Brady, A-M., Byrne, G.,, Horan, P., Griffiths, C., Macgregor, C. & Begley, C., Measuring the workload of the Public Health Nurse in Ireland: a review of workload measurement systems , Journal of Nursing Management , 15 , (5), 2007, p481 - 489 Journal Article, 2007 DOI

Horan, P., Generating a data set to explore networking in intellectual /learning disabilities (ID/LD) nursing using an electronic data capture technique preliminary findings from a 5 country study. , 8th Annual Research Conference , , School of Nursing and Midwifery - Trinity College Dublin, , November 7th-9th , 2007 Conference Paper, 2007

Byrne, G., Brady, A-M., Griffiths, C., Macgregor, C., Horan, P. & Begley, C. , The Community Client Need Classification System- a dependency system for community nurses. , Journal of Nursing Management , 14, (6), 2006, p437 - 446 Journal Article, 2006 DOI

Byrne, G., Brady, A-M., Griffiths, C., Macgregor, C., Horan, P. & Begley, C. , , Nursing Assessment of the healthcare needs of the Elderly living in the community. , 7th Annual Research Conference , School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies Trinity College Dublin, November, 2006 Conference Paper, 2006

Law, F., Horan, P., & Keenan, P., (2006) Preliminary Report of Evaluation Project: An On-line survey of Networking in Learning Disability Nursing (Funded by The Leadership Centre (London) Commissioned by the NNLDN.) , 24th National Network of Learning Disabilities Nursing Conference , University of Ulster - Coleraine, 3rd & 4th July , 2006 Conference Paper, 2006

Monahan, M., & Horan P., (2006) , Reflection on Practice: Constructing Reflective Scaffolding for undergraduate student nurses undergoing internship. , Nurse Education Today , Durham UK, September 2006, edited by Conference Scientific Committee , 2006 Conference Paper, 2006

Corry, M., Fahey McCarthy, E., & Horan, P., , A study into the benefits of completing an assignment as part of a post graduate diploma course., Nurse Education Today Conference, Grey College University of Durham , 5th September, 2006 Poster, 2006

Andrews, V., & Horan, P., Is it possible to accurately measure the quality of life that people with severe and profound intellectual disabilities experience? , Learning Disability Bulletin , 139, 2005, p3 - 7 Journal Article, 2005

Brady A-M, Byrne G, Griffiths C, Horan P, Macgregor C., Begley C , , The Workload of Community Nurses in Ireland: Pilot study, RCN Annual International Nursing Research Conference, Europa Hotel Belfast , March, 2005 Poster, 2005

Horan, P. , (2005) Framing the new reflection , Nurse Education in Practice., 5, (5), 2005, p255 - 257 Journal Article, 2005 URL

Byrne, G., Griffiths, C., Macgregor, C., Brady, A-M. & Begley, C. , The role of the PHN in health promotion. , 5th Annual Research Conference, School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Nov, 2004, pp70 - 70 Conference Paper, 2004

Horan, P. , Networking for Success in Nurse Education & Training, , in "Delivering Clinical Effectiveness and Developing Leadership Skills Through Networking" The 22nd National Network of Learning Disabilities Nursing Conference , University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd, Wales, 12th - 13th July , 2004 Conference Paper, 2004

Horan, P., Doran, A. and Timmins, F., Dorothea Orem's Self Care Deficit Theory- a Nursing Model of Choice to Care for People with Intellectual Disabilities , School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dublin, Trinity College, 5th Annual Research Conference, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dublin, Trinity College, 3rd- 5th , 2004 Poster, 2004

Kenny, L. & Horan, P. , (2004) Breaking down the Barriers to Primary Care provision for People with Learning Disabilities: The Role of the RNMH/RNLD as a Practice Nurse, in "Delivering Clinical Effectiveness and Developing Leadership Skills Through Networking" The 22nd National Network of Learning Disabilities Nursing Conference. , University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd,Wales, 12th - 13th July , 2004 Conference Paper, 2004

Macgregor, C., Griffiths, C., Byrne, G., Horan, P., Brady, A-M. & Begley, C. , , The fundamental nature of the Irish Public Health Nurse. , 10th Annual Qualitative Health Research Conference , Baniff Conference Centre, Alberta Canada., 2004 Conference Paper, 2004

Byrne, G., Brady, A-M., Horan, P., Griffiths, C., Macgregor, C. & Begley, C. , Designing a client dependency system for Irish Public Health Nurses., 15th International Nursing Research Congress, Sigma Theta Tau , Dublin , July , 2004, pp38 - 38 Published Abstract, 2004

Horan, P., Doran, A., Timmins, F., Exploring Orem's self-care deficit nursing theory in learning disability nursing: Practical Application Paper: Part 2, Journal of Learning Disability Practice, 7, (4), 2004, p33 - 37 Journal Article, 2004 DOI

Griffiths, C.., Macgregor, C., ., Byrne, G., Horan, P., Brady, A-M. & Begley, C., , The Future role of the Public Health Nurse in Primary Health Care, ., 23rd Annual Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference , Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Feb 2004, 2004 Conference Paper, 2004

Griffiths, C., Macgregor, C., Brady, A-M., Horan, P., Byrne, G. & Begley, C., , A study of community nursing practice in the Galway Community Cre Area., 5th Annual Research Conference , School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies Trinity College Dublin , Nov 2004, 2004 Conference Paper, 2004

Byrne, G., Macgregor, C., Brady, A.M., Horan, P., Griffiths, C. Begley, C., Effective tool for managing the workload, Nursing in the Community, 7- 8, 2004 Journal Article, 2004

Horan, P., Networking in Learning Disability Nursing: An International Approach to Celebrating and Promoting Best Practice in Learning Disability Nursing, 1st All Ireland Learning Disability Nursing Conference , Carrigdale Hotel Dundalk : Ireland, 14th October , 2004 Conference Paper, 2004

Horan, P., Doran, A., Timmins, F., , An Exploration of S-CDNT as a suitable framework to guide learning disability nursing practice. , 8th World Congress Self-care Deficit Nursing Theory S-CDNT: The Science of Self Care and It's Implications for Nursing Research, Practice and Education. , Ulm,Germany, Sept 29th - Oct 3rd, 2004 Poster, 2004

Dowling, C. & Horan P., (2004) The Nurse's Role in Sharing Information with Patients recovering from a Myocardial Infarction. , 5th Annual Research Conference , School of Nursing and Midwifery Trinity College Dublin Ireland, 2004 Conference Paper, 2004

Horan, P., Doran, A., Timmins, F., , (2004) An Exploration of S-CDNT as a suitable framework to guide learning disability nursing practice. , 8th World Congress Self-care Deficit Nursing Theory S-CDNT: The Science of Self Care and It's Implications for Nursing Research, Practice and Education. , Ulm,Germany , Sept 29th - Oct 3rd, 2004 Meeting Abstract, 2004

Griffiths, C., Macgregor, C., Brady, A-M., Horan, P., Byrne, G. & Begley, C. , A study of community nursing practice in the Galway Community Cre Area. , 5th Annual Research Conference School of nursing and Midwifery Studies, Trinity College , Dublin , Nov 2004 , 2004, pp147 - 147 Conference Paper, 2004

Brady, A-M., Byrne, G., Horan, P., Griffiths, C., Macgregor, C.& Begley, C., , The Public Health Nurse in Ireland: Workload Measurement., Irish Academy of Management Annual Conference , Trinity College Dublin Ireland, 2nd - 3rd September , 2004 Conference Paper, 2004

Horan, P., Doran, A., Timmins, F., Exploring Orem's self-care deficit nursing theory in learning disability nursing: Philosophical Parity Paper: Part 1, Journal of Learning Disability Practice, 7, (4), 2004, p28 - 33 Journal Article, 2004 DOI

Byrne, G., Brady, A-M., Macgregor, C., Griffiths, C., Horan, P. & Begley, C., , The Challenge of Measuring the Workload of Irish Public Health Nurses,, 4th Annual Research Conference , School of Nursing & Midwifery Studies Trinity College Dublin, Nov 2003, 2003 Conference Paper, 2003

Macgregor, C., Griffiths, C., Horan, P., Brady, A-M., Byrne, G. & Begley, C., , Defining the role of the Public Health Nurse , 4th Annual Research Conference , School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies Trinity College Dublin , Nov 2003, 2003 Conference Paper, 2003

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

Griffiths C, Crofton C, Horan P, Keenan P, Fleming S & Sheerin F., A survey of the views of Registered Nurses in Intellectual Disability in response to the Review of the Intellectual Disability Undergraduate Nursing programme., Dublin, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin, June, 2012, 1-20 Report, 2012

Horan P., Sheerin F., & Griffiths C., , Policy needed for people with intellectual disabilities, 2010, - 14 Miscellaneous, 2010 URL

Sheerin, F., Griffiths C., & Horan P.,, New policy on disabled, 2010, - 12 Miscellaneous, 2010 URL

Paul Horan, Call for closure of institutions, 2010, - Miscellaneous, 2010 URL

Horan, P., & Brown M., , Networking in Intellectual Disability Nursing: An International Perspective , 26th Annual National Network of Learning Disability Nursing Conference, Robinson College - University of Cambridge UK , June 29th - 30th, 2009, National Networks of Learning Disability Nursing NNLDN (plc) UK Invited Talk, 2009

Horan, P., & Brown M.,, Networks and Networking: Opportunities to improve nursing practice: Findings from a 5 country Study Funded by The Leadership Centre, London & Commissioned by the National Networks of Learning Disability Nurses , 5th Positive Choices Conference, , University College Cork, April, 2009 Invited Talk, 2009

Introduction to the History and Philosophy of Intellectual Disability Care in, editor(s)Fahey McCarthy, E., et al , Supporting Persons with Intellectual Disabilities and Advanced Dementia , Fusing Horizons in Care: An Introductory Education and Training Programme. A Trainers Manual. , Dublin, Trinity College Dublin , 2008, pp43 - 65, [Horan, P.,] Book Chapter, 2008

Sheerin, F., Redmond, R., Horan, P. and Keenan, P., Social supports impede progress, 2007, - Miscellaneous, 2007 URL

Horan, P. , The Disability Act 2005: Some Key Points. , The Frontline of Learning Disability. , 65, 2006, p21- Journal Article, 2006

Paul Horan, Book Review, Review of The Adult with Down Syndrome: A New Challenge to Society, by Rondal, J.A., Rasore-Quaratino & S, Soresi , Journal of Intellectual Disabilities, 10, 2006, p212 Review, 2006

Horan, P. and Barr, O., Writing for Publication. , 24th NNLDN Conference, University of Ulster , July , 2006 Invited Talk, 2006

Paul Horan , 'Their like may not pass this again' in Tsunami, 2005, - Poetry, 2005

Horan, P. (2005) , Aspergic of Just a Little Boy., The Frontline of Learning Disability. , 63, 2005, p31- Journal Article, 2005

Horan, P., Role Call, Journal of Learning Disability Practice, 7, (5), 2004, p10 - 10 Journal Article, 2004

Horan, P., Nursing people with intellectual disabilities: a profession under threat, The Frontline of Intellectual Disability, 59, 2004, p30 - 30 Journal Article, 2004

Begley, C., Brady, A-M. Byrne, Macgregor, C., G, Griffiths, C.& Horan, P. , A Study of the Role and Workload of the Public Health Nurse in the Galway Community Care Area, Dublin, Trinity College:, 2004 Report, 2004 URL

Byrne,G., Macgregor, C., Brady, A.M., Horan, P., Griffiths, C., Begley, C., Effective tool for managing the work load, Nursing in the Community, 2004, p7 - 8 Journal Article, 2004

Horan, P., No resolution in sight to RMHN pay anomaly, The Frontline of Intellectual Disability, 59, 2004, p27- Journal Article, 2004

Horan, P., Letter to the Editor, The Frontline of Intellectual Disability, 59, 2004, p30- Journal Article, 2004

"Love Is" in, Owings Mills , Eternal Potraits, MD: Watermark Press, 2004, [Horan, P.] Book Chapter, 2004

Paul Horan, Review of Disability and Social Policy in Ireland , by Quin, S. & Redmond, B. , The Frontline of Intellectual Disability (57), pg30., 57, 2003, p30 Review, 2003

Horan, P., Positive images, Journal of Learning Disability Practice, 6, (4), 2003, p28 - 33 Journal Article, 2003

Horan, P., 'Radical Change Required if Health Strategy is to Succeed', The World of Irish Nursing, 10, (2), 2002, p19 Journal Article, 2002

Horan, P., "The Health Care Strategy and People with Intellectual Disabilities" , The Frontline of Learning Disability, 52, 2002, p25 - 26 Journal Article, 2002

Horan, P., 'Will New Irish Health Strategy give people the Healthcare Services They Want?', Irish Nurse, 4, (7), 2002, p9- Journal Article, 2002

Horan, P., "Changing the Face of Service Delivery" , Managing Nursing - Nurse Manager's Association (Intellectual disability) Conference, Limerick, 2000 Conference Paper, 2000

Research Expertise

Description

Intellectual Disabilities Nursing - The History of Irish Nurses in Conflicts - Reflective Practice - - Networking - Models of Nursing

Projects

  • Title
    • An analysis of practice-based critical incidents identified by student nurses.
  • Summary
    • Project Team, Mark Monahan, Liz Fahey McCarthy, Patricia Cronin,MaryAnne Murphy. The aim of the study is to undertake an analysis of the practice-based critical incidents identified by students in their reflective learning during their internship. The overall purpose is to gain insight into the areas of clinical practice that address or challenge students. This study aims to determine if there are identifiable patterns and themes that will provide direction for education and practice.
  • Funding Agency
    • None
  • Date From
    • Jan 2012
  • Date To
    • June 2013
  • Title
    • A Survey of the views of Nurse Managers, Nurse Practice Development Staff and Registered Nurses in Intellectual Disability in Ireland in response to the Review of the Intellectual Disability Undergraduate Nursing Programme.
  • Summary
    • Project Team: Griffiths C, Crofton C, Horan P, Keenan P, Fleming S & Sheerin F. This project used focus groups to survey the views of 67 self selected registered intellectual disability nurses in Ireland concerning the education of intellectual disability nurses. The respondents' views were subsequently forwarded to the Department of Health as a submission to to the Review of Undergraduate Nursing Programme.
  • Funding Agency
    • Nurse Managers' Association for Intellectual Disability in Ireland.
  • Date From
    • Feb 2012
  • Date To
    • July 2012
  • Title
    • A study of community nursing practice in Galway Community Care Area ( C.Begley, C.Griffiths, P,Horan, G.Byrne, AM Brady, C.MacGregor)
  • Summary
    • €68,000
  • Funding Agency
    • Nursing and Midwifery Development Unit Western Health Board
  • Date From
    • September 2002
  • Date To
    • Jan 2004
  • Title
    • A study of the Public Health Nurse Workload/Caseload in the Western Health Board Area ( C.Begley, C.Griffiths, P,Horan, G.Byrne, AM Brady, C.MacGregor)
  • Summary
    • €32,647
  • Funding Agency
    • Nursing and Midwifery Development Unit Western Health Board
  • Date From
    • Feb 2004
  • Date To
    • Completed

Keywords

Intellectual Disability; Networking for Healthcare Professionals; Networks; Reflective Practice; Using Electronic Data Capture as Research Method

Recognition

Representations

External Examiner - Letterkenny Institute of Technology 2016 -2019

External Examiner - Edinburgh Napier University 2009 - 2013

Reviewer - British Journal of Learning Disabilities 2009 - Present

Reviewer - International Nursing Review 2012

Awards and Honours

MA - University of Dublin 2006

Memberships

Vice - Chairperson - Nurse Manager's Association (Intellectual Disabilities) 2000

Member of Director of Services Group (Irish Sisters of Charity) 1999 – 2000

Executive Member of the National Network of Learning Disabilities Ltd(UK) 2004 – 2009

Member of LIDINAN (Learning & Intellectual Disabilities International Nursing Academic Network) 2012 – Present