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Dr Niamh Cummins

MA PHD

Biography

Niamh currently holds the position of Programme Lead SOAED (Screening Older Adults in the Emergency Department) at the School of Allied Health. She studied Physiology (B.Sc.) at University College Cork and holds an M.Sc. (by Research) in Public Health from Waterford Institute of Technology. Niamh also graduated with a Ph.D. in Biomedical Science from the University of Limerick (UL). She has previously held the positions of Research Fellow, Postdoctoral Researcher and Research Officer at UL. Niamh has also lectured in Biology and Research Methods at the Institute of Technology Tralee. She has supervised students and published peer reviewed articles in a number of health-related fields.

Research Interests

Prehospital Research

Lifestyle & Disease

Osteoporosis (Diagnosis & Prevention)                      
 
 
 

Teaching Interests

Niamh has previously lectured in Physiology, Biology and Research Methods                      

Publications

Conference Publication

2012

European Resuscitation Council Congress
Figgis, D; Carlin, B; O’Donnell, C; Cummins, NM;

2012

European Resuscitation Council Congress
Cummins, NM; Dixon, M; Garavan, C; Landymore, E; Mulligan, N; O’Donnell, C;

2012

The 23rd International Conference on Raman Spectroscopy
Beattie, JR; Towler, MR; Feskanich, D; Armhein, J; Cummins, NM; Bakker Schut, TC; Poku, E;

2012

International Conference on Emergency Medicine
Cummins, NM; Dixon, M; Garavan, C; Landymore, E; Mulligan, N; O’Donnell, C;

2010

International Association for Dental Research (IADR) General Session
Freeman, CO; Grubb, S; Cummins, NM; Reidy, CJ; Curran, DJ; Hampshire, S; Brook, IM; Towler, MR;

2010

Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting
Towler, MR; Wren, AW; Coughlan, A; Cummins, NM;

2009

Other Publication

Peer Reviewed Journal

2011

Clinical Risk Factors for Osteoporosis in Ireland and the UK: A Comparison of FRAX and QFractureScores
Cummins, NM; Poku, EK; Towler, MR; O'Driscoll, OM; Ralston, SH
Calcified Tissue International DOI: 10.1007/s00223-011-9504-2

2010

A spectroscopic investigation into the setting and mechanical properties of titanium containing glass polyalkenoate cements
Wren, AW; Kidari, A; Cummins, NM; Towler, MR
Journal Of Materials Science-Materials In Medicine DOI: 10.1007/s10856-010-4089-2