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Ageing, Mental Health & Intellectual Disability

Ageing, Mental Health & Intellectual Disability

Contact Details

Professor Alice Coffey
Chair of Research
Professor of Nursing & Midwifery
Department of Nursing and Midwifery
Health Science Building
University of Limerick
V94 X5K6

Room: HS3-038
+353 61 234279

Group Members

Cluster Lead: Alice Coffey (see profile line here)

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Dr Eileen Carey
Dr Christine Deasy
Dr Owen Doody
Dr Margaret Graham
Dr Annmarie Grealish
Therese Hennessy
Dr Liz Kingston
Rosemary Lyons
Jill Murphy
Dr Louise Murphy
Dr Christina O'Loughlin
Dr Ruth Ryan
Dr Dympna Tuohy
Dr Teresa Tuohy

Current Projects

  1. Implementation of Evidence Based Guidance For Palliative Care In Dementia. HRB APPLIED PARTNERSHIP AWARD (HRB /APA) 
    Prof A. Coffey (PI), C. O'Loughlin (UL)  Dr N. Cornally, Dr I. Hartigan, Dr E. Lehane, Dr S. Timmons, Dr C. Buckley, Dr C. Finn (UCC)
  2. Development of a National Transfer Document for Transfer of Residents from LTC to Acute Care. Funded by the HSE  
    Prof A. Coffey (PI), Dr P. Meskell, Dr P. O'Reilly, M. Kiely, Jonathan O'Keefe, Dr D. Tuohy, Dr M. Graham, A Fahey, Dr O. Doody, Dr B. O’Brien, L. Barry, J. Murphy, J. O'Doherty
  3. PROCARE: Hospitals and faculties together for prosperous and scientific based healthcare. Funded by EU ERASMUS PLUS: Project lead Slovenia.
    Procare Web Link here
    Ireland Work package leads: Dr Liz Kingston, Prof A. Coffey, Prof Fiona Murphy (2018-2021)
  4. Project to manage, enhance, deliver and evaluate a Clinical Leadership Programme to Managers from Intellectual Disability Services in the Republic of Ireland. Funded by the HSE  
    Dr O. Doody (PI), Prof A. Coffey, Dr E. Carey, Dr R. Ryan, Dr E. Spain, B. McDonald, M. Healy, J. Downey, Prof Ruth Northway
  5. Evaluation of Project ECHO educational programme in palliative care. Funded by the HSE & AIIHPC
    Prof A. Coffey (PI), Dr P. Meskell, Dr E. Carey, Maria Bailey, Dr M. O’Reilly, Helen Flanagan (Milford Care Centre)