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Ms. Liz Kingston

Research Interests

Research interests include:
Hand Hygiene
Infection Prevention and Control
Clinical Skills Teaching and Assessment

Technology Enhanced Learning


Project Title Role Period Funding SourceAmount Hand hygiene: exploring professional practice through a comparativestudy of awareness and attitudes among healthcare students'.Lead Applicant 2015-2018Infection Prevention Society UK€4,200 approx.The design, development and evaluation of a virtual gaming tool forhealthcare students. Project Leader 2011-2012Quality Unit University of Limerick €18,000The Principles of Infection Prevention and Control; the development ofreusable learning resources. Project Leader 2010-2011National Digital Learning Resources (NDLR)€17,040

Professional Activities

Education

  • 2017 Unversity of Limerick - PhD
  • 2009 University College Dublin - Grad Cert
  • 2003 Dublin City University - MSc.
  • 1999 University College Dublin - BSc

Award

  • 2010 - NDLR Project
  • 2010 - UL Role Model
  • 2008 - 1st Class Honours Grad Cert Education
  • 2002 - 1st Class Honours in MSc Degree at DCU
  • 1999 - 2nd class honours Bachelor Nursing Studies
  • 1999 - Judith Chavasse Prize

Association

  • 2006 Collaboration, networking, scholarship and information dissemination, International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation
  • 2003 International Collaboration & Professional Development, Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Regulatory body for nursing and midwifery professions, Nursing & Midwifery Board of Ireland
  • Network group for those delivering clinical skills teaching in HEI'S, Clinical Skills Network Ireland

Outreach

  • CPR Instructor

Publications

Book Chapters

2012

Developing Digital Resources for Undergraduate Health Science Students…How did we do?
liz kingston
(2012) Developing Digital Resources for Undergraduate Health Science Students…How did we do?
In The Digital Learning Revolution in Ireland: Case Studies from the National Learning Resources Service; London : Cambridge Scholars Press

Peer Reviewed Journals

2021

COVID-19 healthcare policies in Ireland: A rapid review of the initial pandemic response
O'Leary N, Kingston L, Griffin A, Morrissey AM, Noonan M, Kelly D, Doody O, Niranjan V, Gallagher A, O'Riordan C, Lynch A.
(2021) COVID-19 healthcare policies in Ireland: A rapid review of the initial pandemic response
In Scandinavian Journal Of Public Health;

2021

Cultural competence development: The importance of incorporating culturally responsive simulation in nurse education
Markey, K., Doody, O., Kingston, L., Moloney, M., Murphy, L.
(2021) Cultural competence development: The importance of incorporating culturally responsive simulation in nurse education
In Nurse Education In Practice;
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nepr.2021.103021

2021

COVID-19 policies impacting healthcare delivery and healthcare staff in Ireland: A rapid review
O'Leary N, Gallagher A.L, Morrissey A-M, Griffin A, Noonan M, Kelly D, Kingston L, Doody O, Niranjan V, O'Riordan C, Lynch A.
(2021) COVID-19 policies impacting healthcare delivery and healthcare staff in Ireland: A rapid review
In Scandinavian Journal Of Public Health;

2020

Educators' Perspectives of the Barriers and Facilitators to including Simulation in Nursing/Midwifery Educational Programmes: Protocol for a Qualitative Evidence Synthesis.
Meskell, P., Doody, O., Markey, K., Murphy, L., Moloney, M., Kingston, L.
(2020) Educators' Perspectives of the Barriers and Facilitators to including Simulation in Nursing/Midwifery Educational Programmes: Protocol for a Qualitative Evidence Synthesis.
In Prospero;

2020

Fourth year nursing students' perceptions of their educational preparation in medication management: An interpretative phenomenological study
Moloney M.;Kingston L.;Doody O.
(2020) Fourth year nursing students' perceptions of their educational preparation in medication management: An interpretative phenomenological study
In Nurse education today;
DOI: 10.1016/j.nedt.2020.104512

2018

Hand hygiene and compliance behaviours are the under-appreciated human factors pivotal to reducing hospital acquired infections.
Colum P Dunne, Liz Kingston , Barbara Slevin , Nuala H O'Connell
(2018) Hand hygiene and compliance behaviours are the under-appreciated human factors pivotal to reducing hospital acquired infections.
In Journal Of Hospital Infection;
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhin.2018.02.022

2018

A comparative study of hand hygiene, including alcohol-based hand rub use, among Irish medical and nursing students.
Kingston, L., O'Connell, N.H., Dunne, C.P.
(2018) A comparative study of hand hygiene, including alcohol-based hand rub use, among Irish medical and nursing students.
In Nurse Education Today;
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nedt.2018.01.022
[ULIR]

2017

Attitudes and practices of Irish hospital-based physicians towards hand hygiene and handrubbing using alcohol-based hand rubs, a comparison between 2007 and 2015.
Kingston, L., Slevin, B., O'Connell, N.H., Dunne, C.P.
(2017) Attitudes and practices of Irish hospital-based physicians towards hand hygiene and handrubbing using alcohol-based hand rubs, a comparison between 2007 and 2015.
In Journal Of Hospital Infection;

2017

Survey of attitudes and behaviours of Irish nursing students towards hand hygiene.
Kingston, L., O'Connell, N.H., Dunne, C.P.
(2017) Survey of attitudes and behaviours of Irish nursing students towards hand hygiene.
In Nurse education today;
DOI: 10.1016/j.nedt.2017.02.015

2017

Hand hygiene: attitudes and practice of nurses, a comparison between 2007 and 2015.
Kingston, L., Slevin, B., O'Connell, N.H., Dunne, C.P.
(2017) Hand hygiene: attitudes and practice of nurses, a comparison between 2007 and 2015.
In American Journal Of Infection Control;
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2017.08.040

2017

Hand hygiene: Attitudes towards alcohol-based hand rubs and handrubbing practices among nursing students in Ireland
Kingston, L., O'Connell, N., Dunne, C.
(2017) Hand hygiene: Attitudes towards alcohol-based hand rubs and handrubbing practices among nursing students in Ireland
In Journal of Infection Prevention ;

2016

Response to: Systematic reviews of hand hygiene in patient care post 2010.
Kingston, L., O'Connell, N.H., Dunne, C.P.
(2016) Response to: Systematic reviews of hand hygiene in patient care post 2010.
In Journal Of Hospital Infection;

2016

Hand hygiene-related clinical trials reported since 2010: a systematic review.
Liz Kingston, Nuala H O'Connell, Colum P Dunne
(2016) Hand hygiene-related clinical trials reported since 2010: a systematic review.
In Journal Of Hospital Infection;
DOI: 10.1016/ j.jhin.2015.11.012.

2016

Answers linked to Kingston L, O'Connell NH, Dunne CP. Hand hygiene-related clinical trials reported since 2010: a systematic review. J Hosp Infect 92;201:309‒320
Kingston, L., O'Connell, N.H., Dunne, C.P.
(2016) Answers linked to Kingston L, O'Connell NH, Dunne CP. Hand hygiene-related clinical trials reported since 2010: a systematic review. J Hosp Infect 92;201:309‒320
In Journal Of Hospital Infection;
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhin.2016.06.013

2016

Questions linked to Kingston L. O'Connell N.H. Dunne C.P. Hand hygiene-related clinical trials reported since 2010: a systematic review. J Hosp Infect 92;201: 309-320.
Kingston, L., O'Connell, N.H., Dunne, C.P.
(2016) Questions linked to Kingston L. O'Connell N.H. Dunne C.P. Hand hygiene-related clinical trials reported since 2010: a systematic review. J Hosp Infect 92;201: 309-320.
In Journal Of Hospital Infection;
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhin.2016.06.014

2016

Response to letter from Chudleigh et al.: Systematic reviews of hand hygiene in patient care post 2010
L. Kingston, N.H. O'Connell, C.P. Dunne
(2016) Response to letter from Chudleigh et al.: Systematic reviews of hand hygiene in patient care post 2010
In Journal Of Hospital Infection;
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhin.2016.06.007

2010

Blood pressure measurement and clinical preparation: BSc nursing students' perspectives
Kingston L. and Murphy J.
(2010) Blood pressure measurement and clinical preparation: BSc nursing students' perspectives
In International Journal of Clinical Skills;

2009

Nursing students' perceptions of learning vital signs in a clinical skills laboratory.
Murphy J. and Kingston L.
(2009) Nursing students' perceptions of learning vital signs in a clinical skills laboratory.
In International Journal of Clinical Skills;

Other Journals

2017

Hand hygiene-related clinical trials reported since 2010-A systematic review.
Kingston, L., O'Connell, N.H., Dunne, C.
(2017) Hand hygiene-related clinical trials reported since 2010-A systematic review.
In National Institute of Health Sciences Bulletin;

Conference Publications

2019

38th International Conference on Organizational Science Development: Ecosystem of Organizations in the Digital Age
Alenka Baggia, Robert Leskovar, Uroš Rajkovič, Branislav Šmitek, Katja Pesjak, Saša Mlakar, Maja Valjavec, Liz Kingston, Fiona Murphy, Alice Coffey, Barbara Narduzzi, , Petra De Lotto, Cristina Tommasini, Manuel Lillo-Crespo, Jorge Riquelme
(2019) 38th International Conference on Organizational Science Development: Ecosystem of Organizations in the Digital Age

2019

to Conference on Organizational Sciences Development,
BAGGIA A,LESKOVAR R, RAJKOVIČ U, ŠMITEK B, PESJAK K, MLAKAR S, VALJAVEC M, KINGSTON L, MURPHY F, COFFEY A, NARDUZZI B, DE LOTTO P, TOMMASINI C, LILLO-CRESPO M, RIQUELME J
(2019) to Conference on Organizational Sciences Development,

2012

NDLR Symposium 2012, The Digital Learning Revolution in Ireland: Case Studies from the National Digital Learning Resources Service,
Kingston, L.
(2012) NDLR Symposium 2012, The Digital Learning Revolution in Ireland: Case Studies from the National Digital Learning Resources Service,
McQuade, E.(Ed.) University of Limerick

2011

3rd International Nursing and Midwifery Conference, National University of Ireland, Galway
Kingston L. and Murphy S.
(2011) 3rd International Nursing and Midwifery Conference, National University of Ireland, Galway

2011

4th International Clinical Skills Conference
Kingston L. and Murphy S.
(2011) 4th International Clinical Skills Conference
Italy

2010

All Ireland Society for Higher Education (AISHE) 6th International Conference.
Kingston L. and Murphy S.
(2010) All Ireland Society for Higher Education (AISHE) 6th International Conference.
Dublin

2009

3rd International Clinical Skills Conference
Kingston L. and Murphy J.
(2009) 3rd International Clinical Skills Conference
Italy

2008

Commonwealth Nurses' Federation 7th European Regional Conference
Kingston, L.
(2008) Commonwealth Nurses' Federation 7th European Regional Conference
Malta

2004

Sigma Theta Tau International 15th International Research Congress.
Kingston, L.
(2004) Sigma Theta Tau International 15th International Research Congress.

2004

Healthcare Informatics Society of Ireland 9th Annual Conference & Scientific Symposium.
Kingston, L., Kearns, T. and Walsh. K.
(2004) Healthcare Informatics Society of Ireland 9th Annual Conference & Scientific Symposium.

2003

An Bord Altranais Annual Nursing Conference.
Kingston, L.
(2003) An Bord Altranais Annual Nursing Conference.

Conference Contributions

2021

RCSI Faculty for Nursing and Midwifery's 40th Annual International Nursing and Midwifery Research and Education Conference
Meskell, P., O Donnell, C., Doody, O., Murphy-Tighe, S., Noonan, M., Kingston, L., Hussey, M., O Loughlin, C.
(2021) RCSI Faculty for Nursing and Midwifery's 40th Annual International Nursing and Midwifery Research and Education Conference
Virtual

2021

National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. SATLE Network Support
Moloney, M., Kingston, L., Markey, K., Doody, O., Murphy, L., Fahy, A., Meskell, P., Atkinson, S.
(2021) National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. SATLE Network Support
Online

2021

SPHeRE Network 7th Annual Conference 2021: The Value of Research and Evidence in a Crisis
O Leary, N., Gallagher, A., Morrissey, AM., Griffin, A., Noonan, M., Kelly, D., Kingston, L., Doody, O. Niranjan, V., O Riordan, C., Lynch, A.
(2021) SPHeRE Network 7th Annual Conference 2021: The Value of Research and Evidence in a Crisis
Virtual

2021

Regional Learning and Teaching Conference - Celebrating Innovation, Opportunities and Inspirations in Learning and Teaching
Kingston, L., Moloney, M., Markey, K., Doody, O., Murphy, L., Fahy, A., Meskell, P., Atkinson, S.
(2021) Regional Learning and Teaching Conference - Celebrating Innovation, Opportunities and Inspirations in Learning and Teaching
Online

2016

INTERNATIONAL WINTER SCHOOL: FROM PHILOSOPHY TO PRACTICE THROUGH EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH.
Kingston, L.
(2016) INTERNATIONAL WINTER SCHOOL: FROM PHILOSOPHY TO PRACTICE THROUGH EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH.
University of Limerick

2015

34th Annual International Nursing and Midwifery Research and Education Conference
Murphy, J., Kingston, L.Tella, S.
(2015) 34th Annual International Nursing and Midwifery Research and Education Conference
Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland.

2015

Inaugural Nursing and Midwifery Research and Innovation Conference, Limerick.
Murphy, J. Kingston, L. Tella, S.
(2015) Inaugural Nursing and Midwifery Research and Innovation Conference, Limerick.
Limerick

2015

34th Annual International Nursing and Midwifery Research and Education Conference
Murphy, J., Kingston, L.Tella, S.
(2015) 34th Annual International Nursing and Midwifery Research and Education Conference
Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland

2014

1st International Nurse Prescribing Conference, Finland.
Murphy, J., Kingston, L.
(2014) 1st International Nurse Prescribing Conference, Finland.
Saimaa University of Applied Sciences, Finland.

2013

2nd International Summer School, Saimaa University of Applied Sciences, Finland.
Kingston, L. Murphy, J.
(2013) 2nd International Summer School, Saimaa University of Applied Sciences, Finland.
Lapeenranta, Finland

2011

4th International Clinical Skills Conference
Kingston L. Burke E. Byrne E. Fahy A. Johnson K. McArthur C. Moloney M. Murphy J.
(2011) 4th International Clinical Skills Conference
Italy

2011

National Digital Learning Resources (NDLR) Fest 2011
Kingston L. Byrne E. Fahy A. Moloney M. Murphy J.
(2011) National Digital Learning Resources (NDLR) Fest 2011
Dublin, Ireland.

Reviewss

2021

Quality of life following formation of an ileal conduit due to urinary bladder neoplasm: A systematic review
Donegan B.;Kingston L.
(2021) Quality of life following formation of an ileal conduit due to urinary bladder neoplasm: A systematic review
In International journal of nursing practice;
DOI: 10.1111/ijn.12988

2021

Service robots in the healthcare sector
Holland J.;Kingston L.;McCarthy C.;Armstrong E.;O’dwyer P.;Merz F.;McConnell M.
(2021) Service robots in the healthcare sector
In Robotics;
DOI: 10.3390/robotics10010047

2016

Hand hygiene-related clinical trials reported since 2010: a systematic review
Kingston, L,O'Connell, NH,Dunne, CP
(2016) Hand hygiene-related clinical trials reported since 2010: a systematic review

DOI: 10.1016/j.jhin.2015.11.012

Bulletins

2021

Fourth Year Nursing Students' Perceptions of their Educational Preparation in Medication Management - An Interpretative Phenomenological Study. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin 18(4); Spring 2021
Moloney, M., Kingston, L. and Doody, O.
(2021) Fourth Year Nursing Students' Perceptions of their Educational Preparation in Medication Management - An Interpretative Phenomenological Study. National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin 18(4); Spring 2021
National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin

Editorials

2018

Hand hygiene and compliance behaviours are the under-appreciated human factors pivotal to reducing hospital-acquired infections
Dunne, CP,Kingston, L,Slevin, B,O'Connell, NH
(2018) Hand hygiene and compliance behaviours are the under-appreciated human factors pivotal to reducing hospital-acquired infections
In Journal Of Hospital Infection;
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhin.2018.02.022

Letters

2016

Response to letter from Chudleigh et al.: Systematic reviews of hand hygiene in patient care post 2010
Kingston, L;O'Connell, NH;Dunne, CP
(2016) Response to letter from Chudleigh et al.: Systematic reviews of hand hygiene in patient care post 2010
In Journal Of Hospital Infection; LONDON : W B SAUNDERS CO LTD
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhin.2016.06.007