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Dr. Christine Fitzgerald

Biography

PhD Degree from the National University of Ireland, Galway
MA Degree in Health Promotion from the National University of Ireland, Galway
BSc Degree in Nursing from the University of Limerick.

With a background in nursing and health promotion my research interests center on health services research, exploring service evaluation and utilisation, service user experiences and multi-stakeholder engagement.


Research Interests

With a background in nursing and health promotion my research interests center on health services research, exploring service evaluation and utilisation, service user experiences and multi-stakeholder engagement.



Publications

Peer Reviewed Journals

2019

The Alzheimer Café: An ecological psychosocial support for family carers of people with dementia
Teahan, A., FitzGerald, C., O' Shea, E.
(2019) The Alzheimer Café: An ecological psychosocial support for family carers of people with dementia
In The Gerontologist;

2018

General practitioners' attitudes on diagnosis and treatment of male urinary tract infections
Fallon, R., Farrell, K., Leon, G., Rajan, A., Duane, S., Fitzgerald ,C., Tierney, M.., Vellinga. A
(2018) General practitioners' attitudes on diagnosis and treatment of male urinary tract infections
In British Journal Of General Practice;

Other Journals

2019

An Equipment Qualification Framework for Healthcare
Hale, D., Fallon, E., FitzGerald, C.
(2019) An Equipment Qualification Framework for Healthcare
In IISE Transactions on Healthcare Systems Engineering;
DOI: 10.1080/24725579.2019.1671925

2015

Experiences of using the Risk Instrument for Screening in the Community (RISC): A cross-cultural perspective
Leahy-Warren, P., FitzGerald, C., Molloy, W., Lupari, M., Clarnette, R., Orfila, F., Paúl, C.
(2015) Experiences of using the Risk Instrument for Screening in the Community (RISC): A cross-cultural perspective
In International Journal of Nursing Research; pp. 42-50

Conference Contributions

2018

Headspace
FitzGerald, C., O'Shea, E
(2018) Headspace
Trinity College Dublin

2017

Global Brain Health Institute Conference
FitzGerald, C., O'Shea, E.
(2017) Global Brain Health Institute Conference
Barcelona, Spain

2017

Alzheimer Europe Conference
FitzGerald, C.
(2017) Alzheimer Europe Conference
Berlin, Germany

2016

UNISCAPE Conference – Landscape Values: Place and Praxis International Conference
Diamond, S., FitzGerald, C., Lima, A
(2016) UNISCAPE Conference – Landscape Values: Place and Praxis International Conference
NUI Galway

2014

Irish Gerontological Society
FitzGerald, C., O' Caoimh, R., Gao, Y., Healy, E., O'Connell, E., O'Keeffe, G., Cronin, U., O'Herlihy, E., Cornally, N., Clarnette, R., Coveney, S., Orfila, F., Molloy, D.W., Paúl, C., Lupari, M.
(2014) Irish Gerontological Society
Galway

2013

European Social Marketing Conference
FitzGerald, C..
(2013) European Social Marketing Conference
Lisbon, Portugal

2013

Profit Marketing
FitzGerald, C.
(2013) Profit Marketing
Gran Canaria, Spain

2013

Global University Network for Innovation, 6th International Barcelona Conference on Higher Educatio
FitzGerald, C.
(2013) Global University Network for Innovation, 6th International Barcelona Conference on Higher Educatio
Barcelona, Spain

Published Reports

2017

Healthcare Worker Flu Vaccination Research and Strategy: A Summary Report
Domegan, C., McHugh, P., Harkin, K., McNamara, Á., O'Donovan D., Brychkov, D., Fitzgerald, C
(2017) Healthcare Worker Flu Vaccination Research and Strategy: A Summary Report
NUI Galway : Whitaker Institute

2016

Garryowen Neighbourhood Report - Findings from the 3-Cities Project. Project Lifecourse Neighbourhood, Report Series, No 3
FitzGerald, C., Egan, K., Walsh, K.
(2016) Garryowen Neighbourhood Report - Findings from the 3-Cities Project. Project Lifecourse Neighbourhood, Report Series, No 3
Institute for Lifecourse and Society, NUI Galway : Institute for Lifecourse and Society, NUI Galway

2016

Capturing Marginalised Voices in Multi-Stakeholder Development Processes: A Participant-Voice Framework
FitzGerald, C., Walsh, K.
(2016) Capturing Marginalised Voices in Multi-Stakeholder Development Processes: A Participant-Voice Framework
Institute for Lifecourse and Society, NUI Galway : Institute for Lifecourse and Society, NUI Galway