Orla McDonnell

Orla McDonnell

FYP supervision areas: 

Bioethics and medical technology (reproductive technologies; genetic technologies)
Sociological topics in the field of mental health politics, policy and practice (service user movement; psychiatric dominance; shift from institutional to community care; service user involvement in research, policy and practice)
Sociological explorations of healthcare policy and practice (Private Health Insurance; Two-tier system; public-private mix; privatisation)
Sociological explorations of reproductive politics (contraception, abortion, Assisted Reproductive Technologies)
Qualitative studies of the illness (or caring) experience