The mission of the Department of Nursing and Midwifery is to "engage in dynamic and transformational teaching and research that make a significant contribution to improving the health and wellbeing of local, national and global communities".

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20 Feb 2024

Delerium Awareness Event

The Department of Nursing and Midwifery DelHPIre (Delirium Health Professions Ireland) Project team are delighted to host a Delirium Awareness Day at University of Limerick, featuring Guest Speakers from University of Limerick, Queen’s University Belfast, University of Limerick Hospital Group, St Vincents University Hospital Dublin and Healthcare Professional Students.
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10 Jan 2024

Exploring the experiences of women living with metastatic breast cancer [MBC]: A systematic review of qualitative evidence”

An article by Trina Lyons-Rahilly, Pauline Meskell, Eileen Carey, Elizabeth Meade, Donal O’Sullivan and Alice Coffey.
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29 Nov 2023

Student nurses' views of participating in an intergenerational café with older people

Within the context of global ageing, older people will require health care during times in their later lives. As most nurses will care for older people across a variety of care settings, it is crucial that older people and nurses can work together in partnership. In preparation for this, it is important to develop intergenerational learning innovations for student nurses and older people. An online intergenerational discussion café was developed to provide an opportunity for older people and student nurses to meet and get to know each other.
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